About Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth:
The Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Rahuri is a statutary body of the Governemnt of Maharashtra. It is headed by the Vice-Chancellor who is appointed by the Hon.Chancellor of the State. The minister for Agriculture is a pro chancellor of the University. The Maharashtra Council Agricultural Education and Research (MCAER) is established to co-ordinate the smooth functioning of four agricultural universities in the State.