Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya is the first state agricultural university established in 1974. It has completed four decades of its existence as the pioneer institute of Agricultural Education, Research and Extension. The university is situated at Mohanpur, P.O. Krishi Viswavidyalaya, Dist. Nadia, West Bengal, India. The main objective of this Viswavidyalaya is to provide facilities for the study of Agriculture, Horticulture and Agricultural Engineering. It is also to conduct researches in these sciences and undertake the educational and extension programmes in agriculture among the rural clientele base, keeping in view the requirements of the southern districts of the state.