Our Mission


A leading centre of excellence in training, research, consultancy and community services for sustainable exploitation of traditional and emerging animal genetic and feed resources


To maintain a leading role in the pursuit of knowledge of animal genetic resources, production systems, generation of knowledge and technologies through quality training and research for food security and sustainable development

Core Values

  • Uphold professionalism and ethics in all its dealings with its stakeholders.
  • Be accountable and transparent in all its operations.
  • Uphold integrity, honesty and quality in training and all other activities.
  • Promote participatory management and effective teamwork in all its activities and operations.
  • Promote and maintain linkages with industry, other institutions and alumni.
  • Uphold the dignity of all members of staff and students.
  • Recognize and esteem ideas and innovations.