The RVS Horticulture is a unit of the College of RVS Group of Colleges, and participates with Tamilnadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore in the broad mission of expanding, preserving, transmitting, and implementing scientific skills and knowledge in plant sciences.
The RVS Horticulture College is actively engaged in the generation and application of scientific knowledge to practical problems and issues related to the horticultural segment of agriculture.
The college has three broad mission areas: Research, Education, and Extension/outreach/service.
The research mission of the College encompasses generation and dissemination of knowledge to aid horticultural industries and allied endeavors. This includes making discoveries in the plant sciences; promoting the use of plants and plant products for improved human health and a safe environment; improving the characteristics, quality and availability of horticultural products; and strengthening the world’s horticultural industries. Horticulture faculty members are extensively involved in dynamic research projects that are supported by international, federal, state and private agencies and industry/commodity groups, and range from fundamental science investigations to practical issues and stakeholder-oriented problem solving.