Dr YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry, Solan

YSPUHF Solan - Dr YS Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry

  • Solan, Himachal Pradesh
  • ESTD 1985
  • ICAR
  • State University

Facilities available in University

  • Comp Labs

  • Medical

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Laboratory

Major Courses Offered by University

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Master of Business Administration [MBA]
2Years Full Time
07-Jan-2019 -01-Nov-2018
Application Form Date
N/A ₹41,100 per year Apply Now
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] {Hons.}
4Years Full Time
6.0 ₹34,900 per year Apply Now
Master of Science [M.Sc]
2Years Full Time
6.0 ₹41,625 per year Apply Now
3Years Full Time
6.0 ₹39,492 per year Apply Now
Diploma in Medicinal & Aromatic Plants
1Year Full Time
N/A N/A Apply Now

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Dr. Vijay Singh Thakur
Vice Chancellor
Dr. Amarjit K. Nath
Professor, Department of Biotechnology
Dr. Rakesh Gupta
Professor and Head, Department of Entomology
Dr Y.C. Gupta
Professor, Department of 9418108902
Dr. N.P. Dohroo
Professor, Department of Plant Pathology
Dr. Narender Sharma
Professor, Department of Fruit Science
Dr. Anju Kumari
Professor, Department of Food Science and Technology
Dr. Kuldeep Mehta
Professor, Department of Seed Science & Technology
Dr. H.S. Kanwa
Professor, Department of Vegetable Science

About University

The Yashwant Singh Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry is situated in the famous district of Solan in the Himachal Pradesh area. It can be accessed through the use of bus and tram services and one can also use train and taxi services in order to reach university on time.

  • The university came into existence in the year 1985.
  • It is primarily devoted to the study of forestry sciences and is named after YS Parmar who was one of the famous architects of modern India.
  • The curriculum of study offered at the university is one that is fairly advanced and the faculty members at the university are known to be highly proficient in the subjects that they teach. 
  • The university is recognized by the University Grants Commission of India as a centre with the potential for excellence.

Department: The following are the important faculties or departments of the university:

  • Department of Basic Sciences
  • Department of Social Sciences
  • Department of Soil Sciences and Water Management
  • Department of Tree Improvement and Genetic Resources
  • Department of Agroforestry
  • Department of Silviculture
  • Department of Vegetable Science
  • Department of Fruit Science
  • Department of Post Harvest Technology
  • Department of Mycology and Plant Pathology
  • Department of Floriculture and Landscaping
  • Department of Entomology and Apiculture
  • Department of Biotechnology


Hostel: The university is known to boast of fine hostels where out of stations can put up for accommodation. There are as many as 10 hostels that are run by the university. Out of these 5 of the hostels are meant for girls, 4 hostels are meant for boys and one hostel is meant exclusively for international students. 

Placement Cell:  The university runs a placement cell that is visited often by students who are on the verge of graduation. The placement cell offers career guidance and counselling and also arranges for job interviews to be taken place on the university campus. 


  • ICAR National Talent Scholarship
  • College Merit Scholarship
  • University Merit Scholarship for Masters
  • University Merit Scholarship for Ph.D. programme

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Contact Details

Phone No: 01792-252363
Solan - 173230
Himachal Pradesh , India
Nearest Bus Stand
Kalaghat Bus Stop bus stand 3.39Km
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University Hostel

Hostel For : Male ₹9.9 K
Hostel For : Female ₹9.9 K

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