Under the guiding force of Hon. Padmabhushan Dr. Balasaheb VikhePatil,Pravara Rural Education Society started first Agri-Biotechnology College in Maharashtra with affiliation to MPKV, Rahuri in 2003. In addition College of Agriculture Business Management started in 2011 and College of Agriculture was set in 2012.
Also Started diploma courses Live Stock Management & Dairy Production at Loni Taluka Rahata in 1986,the same course is started in Satral Taluka Rahuri and in Fatyabad Taluka Shrirampur Dist Ahmednagar in 2002 with affiliation to Maharashtra Animal &Fishery Sciences University Nagpur. similarly Agriculture Polytechnic and Mali Training Courses were started with affiliation to MPKV, Rahuri in 1994. For the women empowerment in agriculture sector PRES started Mahila Agriculture Polytechnic School with affiliation to MPKV, Rahuri in 2011
The well-equipped college building was inaugurated on 25/06/2006 by hands Hon'ble. Shri. Sharadchandraji Pawar, former Union Agriculture Minister, Govt. of India.
Vision and Mission
- To provide a wide range Agricultural and Allied education with a commitment to excellence in teaching, learning and research responsive to regional, national and international needs.
- To provide high class learning and teaching environment to Students and Teachers, comparable to the best of any urban area to the rural masses and empowering them through advanced Agricultural Education.
- Upliftment of rural masses through Agricultural Education.
- To achieve academic excellence
- To promote education for women
- To impart value based education
- To provide education for socio-economic change
- To impart education to needy and poor students
- Excellent results. Many University Toppers and Rank holders.
- Wi-Fi Campus
- Excellent discipline.
- Alumnus working in leading companies in India & Abroad.
- Scholarships & Prizes awarded to meritorious students.
- Excellent Medical facilities available adjacent to campus at Pravara Medical Hospital Loni.
- Financial assistance through Earn & Learn scheme.
- Expert lectures by eminent personalities from industries & academics.
- Eco-friendly environment.
- Gymkhana facilities with multi gym & swimming pool of International standards.
- Teacher Guardian scheme
- N.S.S. unit
- Dedicated centralized computing facility.
- College helps in getting educational loan from nationalized bank for poor & needy students.