Prof. Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University (PJTSAU) named in honour and memory of Professor Jayashankar, an eminent educationist and an ardent Telangana ideologue is the only Farm University of Telangana state which came into being in the event of the bifurcation from Acharya NG Ranga Agricultural University , the only farm university for erstwhile United State of Andhra Pradesh.
The state of Telangana was born on June 2nd 2014, as per the notification of Andhra Pradesh Reorganization Act.2014 and the Prof. It caters to the needs of an enterprising farming community of Telangana, which is endowed with abundant natural resources, diverse soil and agro-climatic conditions suitable for varied cropping systems and has the potential to become the 'Seed bowl of India' .
A bust size bronze statue of Professor Jayashankar was unveiled by Sri. K.Chandrasekhar Rao, the Hon'ble Chief Minister of Telangana on 6th August, 2014 at the main campus of the University.
The campus may include the departments College of Agriculture; Agricultural College; College of Home Science; College of Agriucltural Engineering; College of Food Science & Technology The research works under crop improvement; conventional breeding; crop management practices; pest & disease management; rainfed agriculture; agro-forestry; natural resource management; organic farming; evaluation of sri and aerobic rice; cropping systems; crop diversification; farming systems; pesticide residues; agricultural implements; post harvest technology and value addition.
The statistics of the, it Coordinates Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University 685 528 / 245299 the areas in which it is expertise is Psychiatry, child and youth psychiatry. It has good score at research gate 707.55, about 64 members are followers in this field , 1,059 publications
The following is the list of articles by scholars from Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University that are published in OMICS International journals.