Vice Chancellor

Prof.Dr.B.Thimme Gowda

Vice Chancellor
Karnataka State Rural Development and Panchayat Raj University, Gadag ,



Gram Swaraj would be achieved from the partnership between Wisdom of its Rural People and Skill of its Professionals.

Changes in Indian society and the economy necessitate a review of the management and development of the rural lives. The Karnataka State Rural Development and Panchayat Raj University imparts education and training to various stake holders for rapid economic growth and sustainable development that reduces poverty and creates employment opportunities.

The University identifies problems of the rural sector requiring science and technology inputs and solve them within the paradigm of sustainable development involving the faculty and students of this university and rural community.

The University is a centre of excellence for extension, skilling and entrepreneurship through use of modern information and communication technologies to work towards integrated rural development.

The University shall contribute to the society through the pursuit of education, learning, research and innovations at the highest level of excellence.We as a university must excel and should be the standards by which the society would be measured.

I have great pleasure in inviting you to this University to join the family of academic fraternity.