The West Bengal University of Animal & Fishery Sciences was established in the year 1995 by a Legislative Act.
It was the second oldest veterinary college in the country and the college was expanded, enriched and functioned under the University of Calcutta until 1974.
In 1974, the college was merged with Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidyalaya in Mohanpur, district Nadia, as the Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Sciences.
Admission to the college is through the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) conducted by the West Bengal Joint Examination Admissions Board (WBJEEB).
The admission criteria are strictly based on his/her performance in the qualifying examinations.
Institute boasts of state-of-the-art infrastructure for its students. All these facilities go a long way in ensuring productive campus life and provide a perfect ambience for academic pursuits.
Fully Wi-Fi enabled campus includes facilities such as central library, auditorium, conference hall, canteen, health care centre, area for recreational activities, teaching & non teaching staff housing and menial staff housing.
37 & 68 Kshudiram Bose Sarani,
Kolkata - 700 037, West Bengal, India.