About Department

The D/o Horticulture was established in 2021 with the objective 

to impart undergraduate teaching at B.Sc. (Ag.), postgraduate education at M.Sc. (Ag.) to develop quality human resource in thefield of horticulture.

Establishment of good laboratory Facility to conductpractical in undergraduate and quality research at PG and Ph.D. level.

To conduct research on all aspects of horticultural crops viz., fruits, vegetable, ornamentals,medicinal & aromatic crops and aquatic plants in order to improve theirproductivity and quality for enhancing production and income of farmers.

Department Profile

Department Info Details

Name of Department Horticulture
Head of Department Dr. Saurabh Singh
Address of Department Institute of Agriculture and natural Sciences, DDU, Gorakhpur
Contact Number 9559335839
Email ID ians.ddu.saurabh@gmail.com
Social Media Page's Links :

Scientific Equipments Details

Scientific Equipment Link S. No. Equipment Name Quantity Amount (Rs) 1 pH meter 1 2 Precision weighing balance 1 3 Weighing balance 1 4 Hot air Over 1 5 Seed germinator 1 6 Refractometer 2 7 Serological Water Bath 1 8 Binocular Microscope 2 9


Type Number
Class Rooms - ICT 2
Class Rooms - Non-ICT
Seminar Rooms
Common Rooms
Departmental Libraries
Gents Toilets
Ladies Toilets
Disabled Person Toilets
Faculty Rooms 3
Waiting Area
Disabled Friendly yes
Labs 1

Electrical Appliances

Type Number
Fans 8
LED Lights/Tube lights 8
Air Conditioners 2
Room Heaters
Any Other


Type Number
Computers 1
Network Switches

Additional Information

5 Years Master Plan https://erp.ddugu.ac.in/DeptProFile/DeptPro5plan111295336.docx
Annual Department Plan https://erp.ddugu.ac.in/DeptProFile/DeptProadepplan111295336.docx
Teaching Plan https://erp.ddugu.ac.in/DeptProFile/DeptProteachplan111264920.docx
Student Attendance

Time Table

UG View Document
PG View Document
Slow Learners View Document
Fast Learners
Room No. with Details No Document
Co-curricular Activity https://erp.ddugu.ac.in/DeptProFile/DeptPro_curricularlink111295336.pdf
List of Alumni No Document
Innovation Practices No Document
Stock Register
Internal Evaluation Records
Special Provision made for Advanced & Slow/Fast Learners

Visiting Guest Faculty

No. of Guest Lectures
List of Guest Faculty No Document
Consultancy Services No Document
Community Extension Programs No Document
Learning Resources Available in the Department No Document
Achievements and Rewards No Document
Academic Audit No Document
List of Fast Learners
List of Slow Learners No Document
E-Content No Document
Any Other

Program Details

Number of Programs No Document
Number of Courses View Document
Papers Taught View Document
Value Added Courses No Document
Students enrolled in Each Value-Added Course No Document
No. of Publications 6
No. of Books Published 2
No. of Chapters Published 2

Student Information

Type No. of Student
Under Graduate (UG)
Post Graduate (PG) 36
Ph.D. Scholars
From Within State 30
From Outside State 6
International slow learners (Only UG):
International fast learners (Only UG):

Other Information

Strengths Good infrastructure, farm and lab facility for conduct of teaching and research in the field of horticulture. Young and dynamic faculty from renowned institutes
Weaknesses Lack of ICAR affiliation
Opportunities Growing demand of horticulturist in seed industry and landscape gardening. Growing demand of horticultural products.
Challenges With uncertain weather pattern the development of new technologies which will enhance the production of horticulture.


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Teacher Name
Mobile No.

Courses & Syllabi

 Sr. No. Course Syllabus CBCS
1HOR 501View/Download --
2HOR 502, Production Technology of Warm Season Vegetable Crops View/Download --
3HOR-505,Production Technology of Cool Season Vegetable Crops --View/Download
4HOR-506, Sub-tropical and Temperate Fruit ProductionView/Download --
5HOR-507, Post-harvest Management of Horticultural CropsView/Download --
6HOR 508, Growth and Development of Horticultural Crops View/Download --
7HOR 510, Canopy Management in Fruit CropsView/Download --
8HOR 503, Landscaping and Ornamental GardeningView/Download --
9HOR 511Systematics of Vegetable CropsView/Download --
10HOR 512, Production Technology of Cut FlowersView/Download --
11HOR 513, Production Technology of Medicinal and Aromatic PlantsView/Download --
12HOR 504, Breeding of Horticultural CropsView/Download --
13HOR 509, Protected Cultivation of Horticultural Crops --View/Download

Research & Publications

Research Projects (Last 5 Years)

Project Title
Funding Agency
State/Central Govt.
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Research Papers


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Retired Faculties

Sr. No.
Teacher Name
Mobile No.

Time Table

 Sr. No.  Semester Under Graduate Post Graduate Other
1I Semester --View/Download
2III Semester --View/Download
3II Semester --View/Download