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Strategy Workshop on Transformation of Indian Agriculture and Improving Farmers Welfare
23rd AGM & Foundation Day Programme 2016
Guidelines for Award of Institutional Membership
23rd Annual General Body meeting
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Induction of newly selected Associates
Presentation of Membership Certificates to new Institutional Members
Strategy Workshop - Towards Achieving Self-sufficiency of Pulses in India
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In support of GM Crop technology
Pulses push to meet the nutritional requirements of our population

Guidelines for Award of Institutional Membership

I. Eligibility Criteria

1. The institution should be willing to make a contribution of Rs. 10 lakhs towards the NAAS Corpus Fund or for supporting activities of the Academy needing sustained long term support.

2. The Institution should be demonstrably involved or propose to involve itself in activities related to the objectives of the Academy.


The activities of the Institution should be in conformity with the requirements of preserving human, ecological & environmental health.

3. The Institution should have established reputation and clean record.

4. The financial contribution will be on mutually acceptable terms and conditions in line with the objectives of the Academy and in conformity with the prevailing National Agricultural Policy.

II. Mechanism 

CG Institutions/ SAUs/ CAUs who wish to become NAAS Institutional member need not submit the formal proposal and endorsement from the Executive Council as all of them fulfill the eligibility criteria prescribed by the Academy for award of NAAS Institutional Membership. However, the proposals of the NGOs, Societies, Private Institutions for NAAS Institutional Membership may first be examined by the
committee and based on the recommendation of the committee, the proposals may be considered for approval by the EC.

III. Entitlements

  • will be provided with an opportunity to participate in all scientific activities organized by the Academy.
  • can propose activities to be organized by the Academy on mutually agreed areas consistent with Academy’s objectives; such proposals will be considered by the Academy as per its normal procedures.
  • will be given a set of publications of the Academy free of cost. Additional sets will be available at 50% discount of the listed price.
  • will be provided 20% concession on use of Academy’s Conference facilities for full day.
  • can attend the Annual General Meeting as observers but they shall not be entitled to vote.

List of Instutional Members

  1. Bioversity International; Sub-Regional Office for South Asia G-1, B-Block, NASC Complex, DPS Marg, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: (011) 25849000/02; Fax: (011) 25849002; Email:;]
  2. Boglaug Institute for South Asia (BISA); CG Block, NASC Complex, DPS Marg, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: Off. (011) 65441938, 65441940; Fax: (011) 25842938; Email:]
  3. International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas; (ICARDA) South Asia & China Program CGIAR Block, NASC Complex, DPS Marg, Pusa Campus, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: (011) 25847500, 502, 504; Fax: (011) 25847503; Email:]
  4. International Crops Research Institute for the; Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Patancheru 502324, Telangana; [Tel: (040) 30713071; Fax: (040) 30713074; Email:;;]
  5. International Food Policy Research Institute; IFPRI South Asia Office NASC Complex, DPS Marg, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: (011) 25846565; Fax: (011) 25848008; Email:]
  6. International Rice Research Institute; IRRI-India Office CG Block, NASC Complex, DPS Marg, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: (011) 6676300, 25843347; Fax: (011) 25841801; Email:]
  7. World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF); Regional Office for South Asia NASC Complex, DPS Marg, New Delhi 110012; [Tel: (011) 25609800, 25847885; Fax: (011) 25847884; Email:]
  8. Central Agricultural University; Iroisemba, Imphal 795004, Manipur; [Tel: 0385-2415933; Fax: 0385-2410414; Email:]
  9. Dr. Y.S.R. Horticultural University; Venkataramannagudem, P.B. No. 7, West Godavari District, Tadepalligudem 534101, Andhra Pradesh; [Tel: (08818) 284312; Fax: (08818) 284223; Email:]
  10. Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture & Technology; Pantnagar 263145, Uttarakhand; [Tel: (05944) 233333, 233500; Fax: (05944) 233500, 233473; Email:;]
  11. Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya; Krishak Nagar, Raipur 492012, Chhattisgarh; [Tel: (0771) 2443419; Fax: (0771) 2442302; Email:,]
  12. Kerala University of Fisheries & Ocean Studies; Papangad, Kochi 682506, Kerala; [Tel: (0484) 2703782, 09847295252; Fax: (0484) 2700337; Email:,]
  13. Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology; , Bhubaneswar 751003, Odisha; [Tel: (0674) 2397700; Fax: (0674) 2391780; Email:]
  14. Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University; Rajendranagar, Hyderabad 500030, Telangana; [Tel: 040-24015122; Fax: 040-24018653; Email:]
  15. Punjab Agricultural University; Firozepur Road, Ludhiana 141004, Punjab; [Tel: (0161) 2401794; Fax: (0161) 402483; Email:]
  16. Rajasthan University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences; Bijay Bhavan Palace Complex Near Pt. Deen Dayal Circle, Bikaner 334001, Rajasthan; [Tel: (0151) 2543419; Fax: (0151) 2549348; Email:]
  17. Rajendra Agricultural University;  Pusa, Samastipur 848125, Bihar; [Tel: (06274) 240226; Fax: (06274) 240255, 240277; Email:,]
  18. Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University; Tirupati 517502, A.P.; [Tel: (0877)  2248006, 2248068, 2248155, 2248621; Fax: (0877) 2249222; Email:;]
  19. Tamil Nadu Agricultural University; , Coimbatore 641003, Tamil Nadu; [Tel: 0422-6611251, 6611222; Fax: 0422-2431672; Email:]
  20. University of Agricultural and Horticultural Sciences; Savalanga Road, Shimoga 577225, Karnataka; [Tel: (08182) 267011 Cell 9480838999; Fax: (08182) 267011; Email:,]
  21. UP Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Pashu Chikitsa Vigyan Vishwavidyalaya Evam Go Anusandhan Sansthan (DUVASU), Mathura 281001, U.P.; [Tel: (0565) 2470199; Fax: (0565) 2470819; Email:]
  22. University of Agricultural Sciences; UAS Campus, Lingsugur Road, Raichur 584104, Karnataka; [Tel: (08532) 221444; Fax: (08532) 220444; Email:]
  23. University of Agricultural Sciences; GKVK Campus, Bengaluru 560065, Karnataka; [Tel: (080) 23330153, 23330984; Fax: ; Email:]
  24. University of Agricultural Sciences; Yeltinagudda Campus, Krishi Nagar, Dharwad 580005, Karnataka; [Tel: (0836) 2447783; Fax: (0836) 2745276 / 2448349; Email:,]