Directorate of Human Resource Development

State Agricultural Universities are forerunners in generating trained human resource, new technologies and are involved in their speedy transfer to farming community and other stakeholders.  With modern advances in almost every sphere of learning, the scenario of teaching, research and extension of State Agricultural Universities has been undergoing rapid changes.  With new facilities of accessibility to information, the local and regional dimensions bear global perspectives.  Amidst such a challenging avenue the teachers scientists and associated staff are expected to be traditional in values and modern in approach so that the new confident generation of self reliant graduates and post-graduate students are produced, new Agricultural technologies for increased production and plant protection are generated and innovative methods are adopted to transmit the knowledge to the respective beneficiary.  With an emphasis to modernize, update and buildup the capabilities of teachers, scientists and associated staff of the University, the Academic Staff College cum Distance Education Centre was set up in 1996 and renamed as Directorate of Human Resource Development in 2012.


  • To organize Orientation Programme for the newly recruited faculty.
  • To organize different programmes for broadening the horizon of knowledge of existing faculty.
  • To organize Educational Programme for officers of the DOA, Public & Private agri-business personnels, unemployed graduates and persons from other educational institutions/organizations.
  • To provide educational programmes through distance education.

Present Staff strength:

Head of AccountDirector

 Asstt. Director
(Asstt. Professor)
Non Plan010102010302

Significant Achievements:

Training Programmes organized:
S. No.Title of TrainingDateDurations (Days)No. of Participants
1Orientation training program for newly recruited faculty of Agril. Universities/ ICAR Institutes. 17-30.09.20131416
2Refresher Course on “Climate change: Scenario, Impact on Agriculture and strategies for mitigation. 18-20.03.20140318
3Practical Photography, Videography and handling of Audio Visual aids 12-13.02.20140225
4Orientation training programme on “Improving administrative efficiency and financial management.” 19-20.02.20150218
5Winter school on “Management of Biotic and Abiotic stresses in Agriculture” 1-21.12.20152121
6Status and scope of Javik Krishi in Rajasthan. 7-8.07.20160237
7Forage resource management for sustainable & economic livestock production. 29.11.16 to 08.12.20161017
8Refresher training for clerks Grade IInd 2-6.01.20180514
9Digitization & PFMS 7-8.02.20180270
10Gender Sensitization at workplace 20.07.20180152
11Right to information Act (RTI) 21.07.20180143
12Orientation Training Programme for newly recruited Assistant Professors of SKRAU 18.12.2018-07.01.20192121
13Scientific writing & Academic Ethics for Ph.D students 15-16.03.20190278
14E-NAM & ICT use in marketing (inaugural function) 18.09.20190164
15Model training course on Advance management practices in groundnut. 19-26.09. 20190820 (from six states
16Winter school on Hi-tech approaches of production & value addition of Horticultural crops of arid & semi arid region.07-27.11, 20192125
17Winter school on Digital nutrigation for resource conservation in arid agro eco system.06-26.12. 20192113
Workshops organized:
S. No.Title Date Durations (Days) No. of Participants
1Crop water productivity in IGNP areas 21-22.08.2014 02 37
2Personality Development 6-11.07.20150620
3GST Sensitization 01.11.2017 0153
4Academic Ethics & Integrity 15.05.20180160
5Behavioral Skills & Stress Management 07.09.20180189
6State & District nodal officers under INSPIRE awards-MANAK 28-29.05.201902107
7QRT for Review of KVK’s 13.12.20190145
Seminar and Celebration of Important days:
S. No.Title of CourseDateDurations (days)Organizing Agency
1Swami Vivekananda Jayanti 12.01.201801DHRD, SKRAU
2GST Sensitization Seminar 30.01.201801DHRD, SKRAU
3150th Jyanti celebration of National father Mahatma Gandhi.02.10.201901DHRD, SKRAU
4National Seminar on Holistic approach for enhancing agricultural growth in changing rural scenario.14-16.11.201903DHRD, SKRAU
5Visit of PRT10.11.201901SKRAU
Lectures Organized for SKRAU Staff Members:
S. No.Title of CourseDateNO. of ParticipantsKey Speaker
1Managing stress for better work productivity. 26.09.201350
2Balancing life by time management 27.09.201355
3Enhancing water productivity in irrigated saline environment in climate change. 18.02.201445
4Sugar business “A challenge to Nation’s Security. 30.08.201770Sh. Chander Shekhar, Prant Pracharak
5Rajasthan Kisan Sashaktikaran Abhiyan. 13.09.201770PBKIVV, Mount Abu
6Schemes run by Post office 16.09.201790Post Ofice Bikaner
7Financial Investment awareness session 18.11.201740GFS Ltd.
8Savings & investment in mutual funds 06.08.201832ICICI Bank
9Home Loans & its benefits 04.09.201838SBI Bank
10Safe banking 24.10.201847DCB Bank
11Farmers empowerment & stress management21.09.201935Brahmkumari speakers
Educational Programmes facilitated by DHRD:
S. No.
Title of Course Date Durations(days) Organized Agency
1Golden March towards food security 12.02.201401125
2Biennial workshop “AICRP on management of salt affected soils & use of saline water in agriculture” 19-20.01.201702DOR, SKRAU
35th National Seminar on “Climate Resilient Saline Agriculture: Sustaining Livelihood Security”. 21-23.01.201702DOR, SKRAU
4XXXII Annual Group Meeting of AICRP, NSP crops. 22-24.4.201703NSP, SKRAU
5Training programme for Agriculture Officers of DOA. 2-4.8.201803SIAM, JPR
6New India Manthan “Sankalp se Siddhi”. 30-08-201701KVK, BKN
7Hindi Week 15-19.09.201706DSW, SKRAU
8Annual Zonal Workshop of KVK’s Zone II, ICAR 10-12.06.201803DEE, SKRAU & ATARI, Jodhpur
9Hindi Week 15-20.09.201806DSW, SKRAU
10Training Programme of Masters Trainers for Skill Development under ASCI 20-22.09.201803DEE, SKRAU & ICAR
11New Aadhar & updating of Aadhar23-24.01.201902ICICI & DHRD
12Cancer awareness camp10.02.202056Cancer hospital & DHRD
Other events facilitated by DHRD:
S.No. Examination conducted Date No.of participants
1JET & PG Entrance Examination- SKRAU (Three times) 21.05.2013, 25.05.2014, 20.05.20181426
2Prahari Examination 14.04.2013250
3Police Constable Examination 01.06.2014200
4Pre-Veterinary Test 08.06.2014450
5LDC Examination 23.07.2017208
6ICAR Entrance Examination 19.08.2018156
7Examination of TA, Farm manager, J.En, Computer programmer etc. 14.10.2018150
8JET & PG entrance 12.05.2019144
Three Months Certificate Courses (Distance Education] :
S.No. Title of Course Duration (days) Certificates Issued
1Javik Krishi9037
2Jal Bachat Kheti 9042
Award received:
S.No. Name of Award Name of Official Year
1Indian Society of Agronomy Fellow AwardDirector, DHRD
Dr. P.S.Rathore
2Swachhta Abhiyan Stood IIndDHRD2015
3SKRAU Best WorkersSh. R.S.Shekhawat
Sh. S.N.Joshi
4ISEE appreciation certificateDr. R.K.Verma2019



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