Indian Agricultural Research Institute New Delhi, India

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Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), popularly known as Pusa Institute, began in 1905 at Pusa (Bihar) with the generous grant of 30,000 pounds from an American philanthropist, Mr. Henry Phipps. The institute was then known as Agricultural Research Institute (ARI) which functioned with five departments, namely Agriculture, Cattle Breeding, Chemistry, Economic Botany and Mycology. Bacteriology unit was added in 1907. The name of ARI was changed to Imperial Institute of Agricultural Research in 1911 and, in 1919 it was renamed as Imperial Agricultural Research Institute. Following a devastating earth quake on 15th January 1934, the institute was shifted to Delhi on 29th July 1936. Post independence, the institute has been renamed as Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)

The Indian Agricultural Research Institute, apart from being the nation’s leading institute for agricultural research and education, provides and inculcates the value of leadership. Developing great leadership skills requires a hands-on experience, that gives leaders the opportunity to build their leadership capabilities and ICAR-IARI, New Delhi excels in nurturing initiatives at its workplace. The researchers and scientists at IARI follow innovative methodology in achieving success and creating efficient agricultural practices.

Applications are invited to attend Online Interviews in the ICAR-funded project entitled “Consortia for Research Platform (CRP) on Hybrid Technology for Higher Productivity in Selected Field and Horticultural Crops- mustard”

Indian Agricultural Research Institute