Directorate of Strategic Planning and Monitoring


Our Goals

  • To be among top 10 SAUs in the country
  • To be leading Hill and Mountain Agricultural University in the country
  • To be accredited internationally for select courses
  • Churn leaders of tomorrow: agri-business executives, Industry leaders, Policy Planners
  • To be the destination for national and international students /scholars
  • To make J & K a Model Bio-economy StateAchieve 100% placement of students
  • Inspire our graduate students to swarm the premier national institutes and SAUs beyond IARI, NDRI , IVRI, PAU, HAU, TNAU
  • Enable Discovery-cum-Incubation Centre for translational research
  • Make SKUAST-K destination for industries for campus recruitments 

Our Values

Faculty &Staff Competence 

Attract best minds for better perks and conducive work environment; recognition and reward of the University's staff as its greatest asset; and the encouragement of career development for all staff.

Academic Excellence

SKUAST-K is committed to excellence to sustain the national accreditation, and earn international accreditation through critical thinking, engaged learning, research, and creativity in a challenging, supportive learning community.

Social Responsibility

SKUAST-K serves as a resource for and stimulus to economic, educational, cultural, environmental, and community development in diverse ethno-cultural region of Kashmir and Ladakh

Entrepreneurs for the Future

Provide aspiring student entrepreneurs a framework to pursue their startup dreams, and generate employment opportunities for the educated youth.

Responsible Leadership

Committed to make SKUAST-K as bedrock of the leaders of tomorrow- agri-business executives, Industry leaders, Policy Planners, educationists, discoverers of new knowledge, environmentalists.

Quality Life

Working together with society, industry, government and research institutes to explore the potential of nature to improve the quality of life.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

At SKUAST-K diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the core of who we are. We infuse these values throughout our internal culture, systems, and practices.