Department of Horticulture, Aromatic & Medicinal
Head: Prof. Tridip Kumar Hazarika
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The department of Horticulture, Aromatic and Medicinal Plants (HAMP) was established in the year 2007. The department has specialization in the exploitation of genetic diversity of many indigenous underutilized horticultural crops of the region, their domestication & development of cultivation technologies in addition to development of post-harvest technologies of many horticultural crops. The teaching & R&D work in the department is aimed to cater towards the potential of Horticultural and MAP crops including improvement of cultivation practices, bioprospecting and post harvesting technology; to address the challenges and needs for the development of herbal sector in the state as well as in the country; Establishment & development of HAMP farm and MAPs germplasm repository centre as demonstration cum germplasm resource centre and, to develop and train young professionals for horticultural and herbal sector through M.Sc. and Ph.D. programmes.