Estate Division

The Estates Division of the University (SKUAST-Jammu) has been entrusted with the job of creating new infrastructure and maintenance of the existing infrastructure of SKUAST-Jammu. The Estates Division of SKUAST-Jammu has its jurisdiction in all the districts of the Jammu province. The Estates Division is responsible for creating & maintaining of infrastructures at all the outstations of the University besides the main campus and veterinary campus located at Chatha and R.S. Pura respectively. The Estates Division has been created at the time of establishment of the SKUAST-Jammu way back in the year 1999. All the civil works (roads, buildings), sanitary and electrification (both internal & external) are executed by the Estates Division. The main achievements of the Estates Division since its inception are as under:-

1. Establishment of Main Campus at Chatha which includes creating of buildings infrastructures and road network besides drainage system. The main assets created by the Estates Division at Chatha Campus include Construction of Main Faculty Buildings/Divisions, 8 no. double storeyed blocks), Administration Block, Central Library, Sports Complex including Gymnasium for Boys/Girls Students, Controller of Examination building, Students Centre, Conference Hall, School of Biotechnology, Residential quarters for teaching & non-teaching staff, Girls Hostels, Auditorium (913 seater capacity), Vice-Chancellor’s residence, International Guest House, Faculty of Basic Sciences, Dean office, Lecture Theatres, Examination Hall Complex, Seed Testing Laboratory, Directorate of Extension Building, SAMETI Building, Seed Processing Unit, Seed Stores, Office for Farm Manager alongwith Stores and Workshop, Organic Farming Research Centre, Sewerage Treatment Plant, External Electrification, Farmers Hostel/Udhay Hostel, Health Centre, Estates Division, Shopping Complex, Parking Sheds for University Vehicles, and other Civil works.

2. Establishment of Veterinary Sciences & Animal Husbandry at R.S. Pura. Like Main Campus, Chatha, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences & Animal Husbandry has been established at R.S. Pura. A state of art Veterinary Referral Hospital-cum-Clinical Complex, Examination Hall Complex, Boys & Girls Hostels, Guest House/Farmers Hostel, Instructional Farms and Dairy Unit, Office cum Lab. Complex for 2 No. Divisions, University Library, Residential quarters for staff, Roads network and Drainage system have been constructed by the Estates Division.

3. Likewise infrastructure has been created at all the outstations & KVKs i.e. at Rajouri, Poonch, Doda, Reasi, Jammu (R.S, Pura) by the Estates Division.
At present the Estates Division is in the process of constructing parking facility for state of art auditorium of 913 seating capacity, a 200 room boys hostel and an additional girls hostel for 120 students at Chatha besides maintenance of the existing infrastructure at all the stations and outstations of the University.

Facilities available in the University Auditorium.

The University auditorium has a seating capacity of 913 people at a time. Besides, the main hall/the auditorium has also facilities of green rooms for male and female participants. There is also a change room for the participants of convocation etc. The auditorium boasts of a VIP & VVIP longue for sitting and pantry, office room for Incharge, toilet blocks for ladies and gents, stay facility for VIP & VVIPs.

There is an art gallery on the first floor of the auditorium that can be used for displaying of posters, crafts, pictures & paintings.

Rules & Regulations governing allotment of Bawa Jitto Auditorium, SKUAST Jammu.

Rental details of Bawa Jitto Auditorium, SKUAST Jammu.