Students’ Counseling and Placement Cell 
The Counseling & Placement Cell of the College is working to strengthen the UG and PG students to acquire the requisite knowledge, skill and attitude for the advancement of career & personality development with an aim to have 100% placement of students. The placement cell provides liaison between the students and the recruiting agencies. The Cell is busy to provide the references to the students for advancement of subject knowledge and general knowledge with special efforts in preparation for competitive examinations. Lectures by experts of different faculties/subjects are arranged for the students to update their knowledge. Guest lectures, mock interviews, personality development classes, etc. are also organized from time to time.
Brief Profile of the College/Polytechnic:
 The College of Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry, Junagadh Agricultural University, Junagadh has started functioning since August, 2008, at the main campus of Junagadh Agricultural University, Junagadh.
The Junagadh Agricultural University, Junagadh has jurisdiction over the seven large revenue districts of Saurashtra region of Gujarat state. It comprises the districts of Junagadh, Jamnagar, Rajkot, Porbandar, Surendranagar, Bhavnagar, Amreli, Devbhoomi Dwarka, Gir Somnath, Botad and Morbi which encompass about 33% of the geographical area and nearly 35% of the livestock wealth of the State.
Among the livestock resources, this region is home to some of the breeds of livestock of the country i.e. Gir Cattle, Jaffrabadi Buffalo, Kathiyawari Horse, Gohilwadi and Zalawadi Goats, Patanwadi and Dumba Sheep, besides Pride of India Gir Lions, Wild Ass (Ghudkhur), Black Buck and Chinkara among many wild animal species. This region also shares 33% of the milk production of the State and has Co-Operative Milk Producers Unions in all districts with their dairies run under Co-operative Sector. Junagadh Dairy is run by Mother Dairy Foods and Vegetables Pvt. Ltd. in collaboration with NDDB, Anand.
It was felt necessary to have a College of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry at Junagadh to generate technical manpower of Veterinarians to satisfy the needs of the livestock health and management of livestock resources with specific emphasis and focus on regional needs to sustain rural economy. The need was felt since the 1960s when the first Veterinary College was started in 1964 at Anand in Central Gujarat, subsequently followed by second College in 1981 at Sardarkrushinagar in North Gujarat. There was growing demand of the farm and animal owners of the region to start a new Veterinary College in tract that is more dependent on animal husbandry in view of the rain fed agricultural situation in Saurashtra region.
Keeping this in view, the Government of Gujarat was pleased to accept the proposal of the Junagadh Agricultural University to start a new Veterinary College at Junagadh to cater the growing need of technical man power in animal husbandry sector of the state.
Placement team
Sr. No.
Name & Designation
Responsibility
Contact No.
E-mail
1.
Dr. J. B. Kathiriya
Convener
9924619719
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2.
Dr. C. M. Modi
Secretary
9428757409
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1. Classification of the Students (Up to July-2018)
Sr. No.
Category
Number
Students’ category
 
UG
PG
Ph. D.
Total
A.
Number of outgoing students in 2017-18
M
33
13
08
54
F
02
04
00
06
A Total
35
17
08
60
B.
Number of students who did not seek placement through the institute / University due to:
16
02
00
18
1) Continuing higher studies
00
00
02
02
2)  Postponing job search
02
01
 
03
3)  Entrepreneurship
 (Starting a new  business)
 
 
 
 
4)  Joining family business
05
10
00
15
5) Seeking placement through outside campus placement process
 
 
 
 
6) Planning for civil services through competitive examination
 
 
 
 
7) Placed through summer training/ projects/SRF/JRF etc.
 
 
 
 
8) Any other…
23
13
02
38
B Total
12
04
06
22
C.
Number of students who wanted placement through the institute / University  (A – B)
 
 
 
 
D.
Total student who accepted / got offer through campus placement
M
12
03
06
21
F
00
01
00
02
Total
12
04
06
22
E.
Number of student unplaced, if any (C –D)
 
00
00
00
00
2. Placement Invitation
Sr. No.
Particular
Number
1.
Companies invited for campus placement
18
2.
Companies accepted invitation/ conducted campus interview
08
 
2a) On campus interviews
02
 
2b) Off campus interviews
06
3. Placement Process
No. of companies approached
04
No. of companies has conducted interviews
Off campus
On campus
Total
02
02
04
Placement Detail
Sr. No.
Name of the Company
Date of Interview
No. of student appeared for interview
No. of students selected
1.
Maahi Milk Producer Company limited, Rajkot
18/07/2018
05
01
2.
Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation, Anand
26/07/2018
06
03
3.
GVK Emergency Management and Research Institute
(GVKEMRI) - 1962
21 & 22/06/2018
04
04
4.
JAU Interview for direct selection of Associate Professor
12/06/2018
&
14/06/2018
05
05
5.
Dept. of Animal Husbandry-Mobile Veterinary Dispensary (MVD)
May-June-2018
05
05
6.
Dept. of Animal Husbandry-Veterinary Officer (VO)
June-2018
10
04
 
 
Total
35
22
4. Sector Wise Classification
Sector
Number of Offers
Agri Inputs
00
Banking, financial services and insurance
00
Consumer Goods (FMCG)
00
Consulting
03
Food Processing/ Food Production and Plantation
00
Retail
00
Others
19
Total
22
5. Salary Head Wise Classification
Sr. No.
Discipline
Diploma/UG/ PG Course
Average Salary Offered
1.
B.V.Sc. & A.H.
UG Course
40,000/-
2.
M.V.Sc
PG Course
45,000/-
3.
Ph. D.
PG Course
55,000/-
6. Area of Recruitment
Sr. No.
Discipline
ICAR
CAU/SAU
Central Govt.
State Govt.
Foreign
Pvt. Sector/ others
1.
B.V.Sc. & A.H.
-
01
-
-
-
03
7. Placement Supportive Activities
Particular
Number of Activities
Details (if any)
Tutorial for Competitive Examinations
01
 
Entrepreneurship Development Programs
01
 
Meeting of Alumni Association
01
 
Guest lectures on resume preparation, interview techniques, personality development etc.
01
 
Student Counseling
One/Week
 
Others.
 
 
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 The Counseling & Placement Cell of the College of Veterinary science & A.H. organized the Campus interview for the outgoing batch-2016 including PG students on 18th July, 2016. As a part of student counseling and placement four on campus and two off campus interview were conducted by various organizations/ companies. Forteen students were selected in “On Campus” interview and 8 students were selected in “Off Campus” interview. The Placement Details are given bellow:
Placement Details in 2015-16  
Name of College
Name of Company/Organization
No. of Students Appeared
No. of Student selected
On campus / Off campus
College of Veterinary Science & Animal Husbandry, JAU, Junagadh
Maahi Milk Producer Company limited, Rajkot
12
5
On campus
Jivdaya Charitable Trust, Ahmedabad
8
1
On Campus
Anchorwala Ahinsadham, Pragpar, Mundra
6
1
On Campus
Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation, Anand
9
7
On campus
Forest Department, Sasan, Junagadh
5
4
Off campus
Polytechnic in A.H. college
5
4
Off campus
Placement Photographs
Placement Cell team with Students Anchorwala Ahinsadham, Pragpar, Mundra
Maahi Milk Producer Company Limited, Rajkot
Jivdaya Charitable Trust, Ahmedabad
Contact Information:
Dr. J.B. Kathiriya (Convener),
Dr. C.M. Modi (Member Secretary),
Students’ Counseling and Placement Cell,
College of Veterinary Science & A.H.,
J.A.U., Junagadh -362 001.
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