RAJIV GANDHI INSTITUTE OF VETERINARY EDUCATION AND RESEARCH

(Formerly Rajiv Gandhi College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences)
Government of Puducherry Institution - Affiliated to Pondicherry University
NAAC "A" Grade Accrediation | UGC 2(f) & 12(B) Status | +0413 2271671 | ragacovaspvcs1994@gmail.com
 
Dr. C.M.Tiwari, M.V.Sc.,Ph.D
Professor & Head
   9688232398
 
 

 
Dr.D.Uma Maheswari, M.V.Sc.,Ph.D.
Professor
   9443493467
 
 
Dr. N. Elanchezhian, M.V.Sc.,Ph.D
Associate Professor
   9442168665
 

COURSES OFFERED

NEW VCI


Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
ANN 111 Principles of Animal Nutrition & Feed Technology 2+1
ANN 121 Applied Animal Nutrition-I (Ruminants) 2+1
ANN 211 Applied Animal Nutrition-II (Non-ruminants, Poultry & Laboratory Animals) 2+1

OLD VCI


Course CodeCourse TitleCredits
ANN 211 Principles of Animal Nutrition including Avian Nutrition 2+1
ANN 212 Evaluation of Feedstuffs and Feed Technology 1+1
ANN 221 Applied Nutrition I (Livestock and Poultry Nutrition) 2+1
ANN 222 Applied Nutrition II (Human, Pet and other Animal Nutrition) 1+1

FACILITIES

  • All equipments and laboratory wares needed to conduct practical classes to B.V.Sc. & A.H. students including Bio-Visual charts.
  • Advanced laboratory equipments to analyse Nitrogen / Protein, Fat and Fibre of feeds and fodder
  • “Galenkamp” Adiabatic Auto bomb calorimeter for energy estimation.
  • Experimental Animal House (23.74m x 10.71m) to conduct metabolism trials in Cattle / Buffaloes (6 Nos.) and Sheep / Goats (6 Nos.) and growth and metabolism trials in Poultry (16 cells x 15 birds = 240 Nos.). It has modern in-built metabolism stalls (6 Nos.) for large ruminants to facilitate “near-the-normal” environment to the animal during collection period and metabolic cages for sheep / goats (4 Nos.) and Poultry (12 Nos.).
  • Electronic weighing balances of 6 kg, 150 kg and 1000kg to facilitate weighing of livestock and poultry and feed & fodder.