Veterinary University Training and Research Centre, Nagapattinam an outreach centre of Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University was started in a rented building at Kottupalayam kinathadi sandhu, Velipalayam in 21.06.2013. Later the Veterinary University and Training centre was shifted to the new office building established in Veterinary Hospital Campus Velipalayam, Nagapattinam from 27.02.2016 onwards. Since then, VUTRC, Nagapattinam is functioning in the new building established.

This is a well established centre with an inbuilt training hall for farmers, supported by adequate Public addressing system and Audio visual facility.

Major Activities

  • Training – On Campus and Off Campus especially on Dairy Farming, Goat Farming and Native Chicken Farming
  • Mass Contact Programmes • Farm visit and Farm Advisory Services
  • Guest lectures on livestock farming • Awareness programmes
  • Exhibitions
  • Coordinating B.V.Sc & AH internship programme
  • Establishment of Model Fodder Plot
  • Demonstration of recent Technologies
  • Enabling the farmers to establish new farms
  • Disease Investigation
  • Post mortem examination and Technical advice
  • Coordinating and strengthening forward and backward linkages to farmers in livestock farming.
  • Coordinating line Departments in Veterinary services
  • Conducting On Farm Trial
  • Conducting Frontline Demonstration
  • Provisding bankable projects on Livestock farming
  • Formulating least cost feed ration on need basis to farmers
  • Radio talks on livestock farming.
Activities of VUTRC, Nagapattinam
Farmers orientation Programme – TNLDA Sponsored Internship programme – Dairy Farm visit
Post Mortem Examination Demonstration Plot : Azollo Unit
Strengthening linkages – DDM, NABARD and LDM, IOB, Nagapattinam Radio Recording- All India Radio , Karaikal
Front Line demonstration On Farm Trail


Dr. C.Suresh, Assistant Professor and Head,
Dr. M.Vinothini, Assistant Professor,


Veterinary University Training and Research Centre
Veterinary Hospital campus – Near New bus stand
Velipalayam , Nagapattinam – 611 001
Phone:  +91–4365-247123