Directorate of Extension Education

Dr. Pradeep Pagaria , Director Extension Education - Directorate of Extension Education

Born on 8thSeptember 1978 at Amet (Rajasthan), Dr. Pagaria obtained BSc (Honours) Agriculture (1998) SKRUBikaner and MSc in Soil Science (2000) from IGAU, Raipur; PhD Social Science (2004) from MPUAT, Udaipur; He joined as SMS(Soil Science) at KVK Barmer Danta (2006-2018). Thereafter, he joined as Senior Scientist & Head in May, 2018 atKVK Gudamalani (AU, Jodhpur). Dr. Pagaria has published 26 research papers, 05 technical bulletin/training/practical manuals, 03 book chapters, 15 popular articles, 07 conference souvenir, 14 proceeding/lead papers and presented 15 papers in symposia/seminars/conference, 8 Radio and 4 TV Talk.


  • To formulate and impart specialized training to officers and field functionaries of line departments of government of India & Rajasthan and non-governmental organizations.
  • To conduct short and long duration vocational training for farmers, farm women, rural youth and school drop outs of the state.
  • To inculcate entrepreneurship and management skills among agriculture graduates, rural youth and farmers.
  • To provide farm information services through various extension activities for quick dissemination of technology.
  • To provide latest technology, literature and help line services for farmers through Agriculture Technology Information Centre.

Staff of Directorate of Extension Education

S.No. Name Designation
1 Dr. Pradeep Pagaria Director Extension Education
2 Dr. Kamal Kishor Saini Assistant Professor (Plant Pathology)
3 Shri Mukesh Kumar Soni Clerk Grade –II
4 Sh. Dilip Singh Driver
5 G.P. Dixit Class –IV

S.No. Name Period
1. Dr. Ishwar Singh 19-10-2013 to 28-02-2017
2. Dr. B.S. Bhimawat 01-03-2017 to 23-10-2017
3. Dr. Ishwar Singh 24-10-2017 to 30-11-2023
4. Dr. V. S. Jaitawat 15-01-2024 to 31-05-2024
5. Dr. Pradeep Pagaria 01-06-2024 to till date

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