West Bengal University of Animal &Fishery Sciences was built up on 2nd January, 1995 vide West Bengal University of Animal &Fishery Sciences Act - 1995 to take part in education, training and to lead research in veterinary and animal sciences, dairy sciences and fishery sciences furthermore to provide food the needs of the cultivating group of the West Bengal State. Preceding this, Veterinary education in the State was conferred by Bengal Veterinary College, a chief Institution of the nation which was built up in the year 1893. It was the second most established veterinary college in the country and the College was extended, advanced and worked under the University of Calcutta until 1974. In 1974, the College was converged with Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidyalaya arranged at Mohanpur, area Nadia, as Faculty of Veterinary and Animal. Amid this period the University has been perceived as one of the main organizations of the nation to inspire the socio-efficient status of farmers. The exploration, augmentation and farms exercises of the University are sorted out through the Directorate of Research, Extension &Farms of the University.
West Bengal University of Animal &Fishery Sciences is fully provided with hostel, library and placement cell that helps you to makes a perfect University from all of them in the West Bengal State.
The main objective of Vishwavidyalaya is to impart education, training, and to conduct the research in veterinary and animal sciences, dairy sciences and fishery sciences and fulfils the cater needs of farming community in the West Bengal State.