Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly
Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly, established in 1889, the Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI) is one of the BEST research institutions dedicated to livestock research and development of the region.
Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI) was established on 9th December, 1889 as an Imperial Bacteriological Laboratory at Pune IVRI Deemed University (Maharashtra) and was later-on shifted to Mukteswar (Kumaon, Uttrakhand) in 1893. Mukteswar was chosen because of its suitability for research on infectious diseases. Subsequently, for extending the activities of the Institute, Izatnagar, Bareilly (UP) campus was established in 1913 for large scale production of sera and vaccines. It gradually expanded to the present size with its headquarters at Izatnagar (UP) and campuses at Mukteswar (Nainital, Uttrakhand), Bangalore(Karnataka), Bhopal (MP) and regional stations at Palampur (HP), Srinagar (J&K) and Kolkata (WB). At present, there are 21 Divisions and 6 Sections specialized in various disciplines/areas. Research conducted in the Institute in the areas of animal health, production and technology with multidisciplinary approach has paid rich dividends.