Dr. D.K. Jaiswal
Professor & Head
Department of Extension Education
JNKVV, Jabalpur (M.P.) 482004
Ph.: 0761-2680771, 2681773;
Mob.: + 9424321517
Address: 94,New Ram Nagar,Adhartal
Jabalpur (M.P.) 482004
The Department of Extension Education, Jabalpur came into existence with the establishment of Government College of Agriculture at Jabalpur in July 1955. The M.Sc. (Ag.) in Extension Education was started during the year 1958 and Doctorate programme was started in the year 1984 under Advance Centre for Extension Education at Jabalpur. The department of Extension Education has produced 473 M.Sc. (Ag.) and 23Ph.D. students till date.
The mandate of the department is to conduct basic and strategic research for serving as a national point for quality and standard in the discipline of Extension Education and provide state and national leadership in agricultural extension.
- To carry out post-graduate education programmes leading to the degree of M.Sc. (Ag) and Ph.D. in Agriculture Extension & Communication to meet the trained manpower requirements of agricultural universities, research institutes and other development departments.
- To provide leadership role in teaching and research in agricultural extension.
- To carry out basic and strategic research in the areas of extension education.
- To carry out advanced training programmes to impart knowledge, skills and efficiency and effectiveness.