Rajiv Gandhi College of Veterinary & Animal Sciences is a college that provides education in the field of veterinary science. This college is located in Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu and provides both bachelors and Master?s programs in the field of veterinary sciences. It offers Bachelor?s degree in Veterinary Science which is a five year full time program and also a Master?s Degree in Veterinary Science which is a two year full time program. Students coming to study here are also given hostel facilities.
The Pondicherry Veterinary College which was later on rechristened as Rajiv Gandhi College of Veterinary & Animal Sciences was formally inaugurated on 14th of October, 1994.The campus is located in two zones at Kurumbapet and the third zone comprising of Veterinary Teaching Hospital is located at Mettupalayam. The College made a spectacular progress since inception owing to the excellent support extended by the Board of Governors and the Government of Puducherry.All the 18 academic departments as per the mandatory stipulations of the Veterinary Council of India (VCI) have been established with a total faculty strength of 59. The College could attract talented faculty representing many states and UTs in the country.The college is also offering Masters Programme in Veterinary Science (M.V.Sc.) in 5 disciplines namely Veterinary Pathology, Veterinary Biochemistry, Veterinary Microbiology, Livestock Products Technology and Veterinary & Animal Husbandry Extension from January 2005.Accommodation:-
Hostel accommodation is available for men and women students.