About Our College
It was 1951 that late Padmshri Baba Amte laid the foundation of now world famous “Anandwan.” moved by the plight of the neglected lepers this visionary made up his mind to devote his life for the welfare of this abandoned lot. He cleared a peace of barren land with his own hands and planted his dream there. As the years passed, his little dream grew from a small sapling into a gigantic tree.
Anand Niketan College of Agriculture is one important venture out of several project started by Maharogi Sewa Samiti, Anandwan Warora to elevate the social-economic status of tribal and farming communities. At the beginning (1965), this college was a part of Anand Niketan College of Arts, Commerce and Science affiliated to Nagpur University. In 1969 the college acquired its separate entity and was affiliated to Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth Akola.