BAUEC at a Glance

BAUEC AT A GLANCE

Bangladesh Agriculture University (BAU) was established in 1961 for achieving two basic objectives where first one was to produce agricultural graduates and the second one was to conduct research work by which a number of agricultural technologies would be evolved for the development of rural people.

To extend the agricultural technologies to the farmers, Agri-versity extension project (AEP) was established in 1976 and subsequently renamed as BAU Extension Center (BAUEC) in 1989. The main objectives of this center in to construct bridge between the nearby rural people of Mymensingh Sadar Upazila and BAU, and another responsibilities of BAUEC is to accelerate the extension  and research activities with the close co-operation of GOs and NGOs.