Objectives

In addition to serving humankind and the nation, and preserving the Mother Earth in its best natural state, the Himalayan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology (HICAST) has following objectives:

  1. Produce academically and practically competent graduates in the field of Agriculture, Veterinary Science and Food/Dairy/Meat Technology.
  2. Provide the students with adequate opportunities and new vision to cope with the challenges of the new millennium.
  3. Enhance linkages with national & international institutions; and conduct collaborative and participatory research, workshop/training and seminars.
  4. Develop the college into a center of academic excellence to promote sustainable livelihood and mutual respect among the people with diverse ethnic and socio-economic background.