Shri Kalyan Singh,Chancellor
Prof.A.K. Gahlot, Vice Chancellor
  • Two days training for the livestock owners about advanced animal nutrition techniques and methods. Held on 26/11/2014 at RAJUVAS
  • M-ceft award to Neha Sharma and Xceft award to Meenu Bhati for getting highest marks in B.V.Sc. A.H. degree
  • One more milestone for RAJUVAS as it got the Institutional Membership of NAAS (National Academy of Agricultural Sciences)
  • Cattle Breeder Conference at RAJUVAS held on 31-10-2014
  • Inauguration of Milk Testing & Research Lab by Hon,ble Animal Husb. Ministry & Vice-Chancellor RAJUVAS at PGIVER, Jaipur
  • International Symposium on Camel & Ruminant Surgery at RAJUVAS on 15-10-2014
  • Sensitization Workshop on " Sustainable Production from Indigenous Cattle" by RAJUVAS at PGI-VER, Jaipur
  • Prof. A.k. Gahlot received award from H.E. former president Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at New Delhi
  • Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor at AYURVET Knowledge Symposium held on 8 October 2014 at New Delhi
  • Visit of Hon'ble CM Smt Vasundhara Raje at RAJUVAS stall in the Exhibition at Lunkaransar
  • Launching of “CLEAN-India Campaign” by Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor at RAJUVAS Campus, Bikaner on 2nd Oct., 2014
  • Bullock cart yatraa flagged off from Rajuvas organized under gau mahotsava
  • Inauguration of Extension bulletin by Hon’ble Chief Minister at RAJUVAS, Bikaner
  • Visit of Hon’ble Chief Minister to Green Fodder Production Unit by Hydroponic techniques at RAJUVAS Campus, Bikaner
  • Bird Hospital Services at Teaching Veterinary Clinical Complex, CVAS, (RAJUVAS) Bikaner
  • Visit of Animal Husbandry Minister Shre Prabhulal Saini at L.R.S. Kodamdesar
  • Word Veterinary Day Celebration at College of Veterinary & Animal Science, Bikaner
  • VI Convention of Society for Immunology & Immunopathology: International Symposium from 22-24 Dec., 2013 at RAJUVAS
  • VI Convention of Society for Immunology & Immunopathology: International Symposium from 22-24 Dec., 2013 at RAJUVAS
  • Rajasthan University of Veterinary and Animal Science, Bikaner
  • Inauguration of two days Woman Goat Rearing Training by Honourable Chancellor at CVAS, Navaina.
  • Visit of Honourable Chancellor to the Veterinary College, Navaina , Udaipur.
  • Release of Extension bulletin by Honourable Chancellor at CVAS, Naviania, Udaipur.
  • Inauguration of Centre for Ethno-Veterinary Practice & Alternative Medicine by Honourable Vice-Chancellor at CVAS, Bikaner.
  • NAVS workshops at Jaipur campus of RAJUVAS.
  • Release of Hindi Bulletin by Honourable Vice-Chancellor at Bikaner Campus.
  • Laying of Foundation Stock of Building of PGIVER at Jaipur
  • Centre for Disaster Management Technology for Animals: Newly Designed Sheds for Animal
  • Eduactional Visit of School Students at RAJUVAS Musium, Bikaner.
  • Centre for Ethno-Veterinary Practice & Alternative Medicine at CVAS, Bikaner.
  • Opening of AICRP-GOAT sub center at Kansingh ki sid (Jodhpur)


Vice Chancellor Profile

Name : Prof. (Dr.) Col. A. K. Gahlot Governer Image
Father Name : Dr. Gauri Shankar Gahlot
Permanent Address : B-30, Karani Nagar, Nageniji Road, Pawan Puri, Bikaner (Rajasthan) 334 003
Telephone No. : +91-151-2543419;+91-151-2549348(fax)
Wife : Smt. Aruna
Children : One Son and One Daughter

Objective : To further Veterinary & Animal Science teaching, research and extension in Rajasthan by leading the new Veterinary University as Vice-Chancellor.

Exclusive Attainments:
  • MOU with AYURVET (veterinary herbal pharmaceutical) for research and extension collaboration
  • MOU with National Research Center on Equines (ICAR) for teaching, research and extension collaboration
  • MOU with National Meat and Poultry Processing Board, Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Govt. of India as knowledge partner
  • Around ten years’ experience as Dean cum Chairman-Faculty of ~50 institutions
  • Headed largest veterinary faculty of the country with an intake capacity of >2,500 stud. per anum
  • Unique blend of experience of all three activities of the University, i.e., teaching (~15 yrs), research (~7 yrs) & extension (~4 yrs)
  • First in the country to issue monthly weather based animal disease forewarning bulletin since April, 2004.
  • Gold Medalist of the University and ICAR Team Research.
  • Gold Medalist of the University and ICAR Team Research.
  • Recipient of National scholarships throughout higher educational career.
  • Initiated new programme of Diploma in Animal Husbandry qualification for para-vets in the state
  • Initiated massive animal disease control training programme for vets and para-vets (~1600 trained so far)
  • Had been HOD of ~8 departments.
  • Experience as member of all statutory bodies of University.
  • Had been Expert and Inspector of Veterinary Council of India, member of Rajasthan State Veterinary Council, Rajasthan Livestock Development Board, State’s Technical Committees.
  • Past and present Expert nominated by ICAR on Research Committees of National Research Centers on Equines, Sheep & Wool and Camel.

Prizes and Awards
2012 Fellow of Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine
2011 Fellow of Indian Society for Advancement of Canine Practice
2010 Conferred Rank of Colonel Commandant by the Govt. of India w.e.f. 18th May, 2010
2010 Fellow of Indian Association of Advancement of Veterinary Research
2005 Maj. (Mrs.) Malika Trivedi IAAVR Award for outstanding professional contribution.
2004 Bikaner Samvad Award for Outstanding contribution to Veterinary Education, Research and Extension
2003 Intas Polyvet Best Clinical Article Award
2001 Platinum Jubilee Award from the Platinum Jubilee Committee of Govt. Sadul Sr. Sec. School, Bikaner for Outstanding Public Service.
1991 Falicitation Award by the Indian Society for Veterinary Medicine for outstanding research work on Theileriosis.
1990 CCS Haryana Agricultural University Appreciation Award for National level Research on Theileriosis.
1989 ICAR Team Research Award and Gold Medal for research on Theileriosis in animals conferred by Dy. Prime Minister of India.
1989 Senior Research Fellowship of the ICAR
1987 Received Rajasthan State Appreciation Award conferred by the Collector, Jaisalmer for work on improvement of Tharparkar Cattle and Green Fodder production.
1977 Junior Research Fellowship of the ICAR
1977 University Gold Medal for First position in B.V.Sc. & A.H.
1973 National Merit Scholarship


18th May, 2010 Vice-Chancellor, RAJUVAS
Oct.,28, 2000–May, 2010 Chairman Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Science and DEAN
Oct,1999- Oct., 2000 Director Students’ Welfare and Founder Chairman University Sports Board, Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner (Raj)
May,1996- 17th May, 2010 Professor & Head, Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, Ethics & Jurisprudence.
During this period held the following responsibilities:
  • Chairman-VCI cell of CVAS->4 yrs;
  • Convener of Admission Committee for 3 yrs of UG admissions;
  • Remained Chairman of number of committees at university level;
  • Member of all statutory bodies of the university Member-Board of Secondary Education Rajasthan, Ajmer.
  • Member-Rajasthan Hindi Granth Academy, Jaipur.
  • Patron-Canine Welfare Society, Veterinary Students Association, Bikaner Veterinary College Alumni Association.
18th May, 2010 on Vice Chancellor, RAJUVAS

  • Co-Author of book “Veterinary Jurisprudence”-3rd, 4th , 5th & 6th Edition (NBS Publishers)
  • Executive Editor of Biannual Journal “Veterinary Practitioner” Since 2002.
  • Member Editorial Board of “Journal of Canine Development & Research” since 2003.
  • Former Member of the Editorial Board of "Indian Journal of Veterinary Medicine".
  • Issuing a monthly Weather based animal disease forewarning bulletin of the State since April, 2004.
  • Published/presented more than 170 articles.