Livestock Farm Complex

The Livestock Farm Complex (LFC) has been established as a part of Veterinary College and Research Institute, Theni with the objective to provide quality education, research and extension services to the B.V.Sc& A.H. undergraduate students. In compliance with the Minimum Standard of Veterinary Education (MSVE 2016) of Veterinary Council of India, to demonstrate Animal Production techniques, the livestock farm and Fodder Prodution Unit will have the Cattle shed, Poultry Shed (2 Nos.), Sheep and Goat and Piggery shed (2 Nos.) to accommodate the required numbers of the respective species.


  • To impart hands on practical training and farm practices to the undergraduate students.
  • To maintain model unit for the progressive farmers, self-help group members and rural unemployed youths.
  • To provide training programmes to the field veterinarians and farmers regarding newly developed technologies in animal production, health and extension.
  • To supply breeding stock,fodder seeds and slips to the farmers.


As per the MSVE 2016 regulations prescribed by VCI, the following course is being offered to the undergraduate students.

  • Livestock Farm Practices – 0+2 credit hours

Farm Units

  • Dairy Unit
  • Sheep Unit
  • Goat Unit
  • Poultry Unit
  • Swine Unit
  • Rabbit Unit
  • Horse Unit
  • fodder Unit


Name and Designation Mobile # E-mail
Dr. D. Kannan, Ph.D.,
Professor and Head,
Dr. R. Saravanan, Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor,
Dr. T. Geetha,
Assistant Professor,
Dr. L. Arun, M.V.Sc.,
Assistant Professor,
+91- 9047765217,
Dr. U. S. Kalyaan, M.V.Sc.,
Assistant Professor,
+91-9786775139 | +91-7010685675,
Dr. R. Sangameswaran, M.V.Sc.,
Assistant Professor,
Dr. S. Muthu Kumar, M.V.Sc.,
Assistant Professor,

The Professor and Head,
Livestock Farm Complex,
Veterinary College and Research Institute, Udumalpet – 642 126.
Phone: +91-4252-295399 | 295499