Agharkar Research Institute, Pune

ARI Pune - Agharkar Research Institute

  • Pune, Maharashtra
  • ESTD 1946
  • Public (Autonomous)

Facilities available in College

Major Courses Offered by College

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2Years Full Time
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About College

Agarkhar Research Institute, Pune is an autonomous, grant-in-aid research institute of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India. The institute was established in the year 1926 by Maharashtra Association for the Cultivation of Science. The institute indulges into various services which includes- MACS COLLECTION OF MICROORGANISMS (MCM), Fungus Identification Service, Supplying and Identifcation of Microbial Cultures with prior management and other. ARI conducts different research activities encompass biological sciences focussing on three broad areas- Animal Science, Microbial Science and Plant Science.

Fact & Figure:-

Established in



late Professor Dr. Shankar Purushottam Agharkar



Funded by

Department of science and Technology (DST)

Operates under

Maharashtra Association for the Cultivation of Science (MACS)

Reaserch Activities

Animal Science, Microbial Science and Plant Science

Affiliated to


University of Pune and to the Mahatma Phule Agricultural University (MPAU), Rahuri, District Ahmednagar, Maharashtra, for postgraduate research (M.Sc and Ph.D) in biological sciences.



Admission Criteria

JRF/ SRF awardees of UGC/ CSIR/ ICMR/ ICAR, DST INSPIRE, Full Time teachers

Why one should join ARI, Pune:

  • The institute has distinguished faculties who are experienced in the field of Biometry and Nutrition, Botany, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Geology, Microbiology, Zoology.
  • Institute has been funded for research work by DST, CSIR, ICAR, ICMR, DBT and DNES are being operated.
  • ARI has its own research centre working on three different projects of ICAR- Wheat breeding, Soybean breeding and grape breeding.
  • ARI has its own publications like having all the research work done.

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Contact Details

Phone No: 020-25654357
Gopal Ganesh Agarkar Road
Pune - 411004
Maharashtra , India
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Passport Office bus stand 0.74Km
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