Agricultural Research Information Systems (ARIS), funded by ICAR, was set up in 1998 in Jorhat campus as a Central facility for the entire university for setting up linkages among all departments, research and extension units, and all the colleges under the Assam Agricultural University. ARIS Cell has linkage with the ICAR. At present, the ARIS Cell has interconnected all the departments in the Faculty of Agriculture, the university administrative building, the Directorates of Research, Extension Education, Students' Welfare and the College of Community Science at Jorhat and, the Faculty of Veterinary Science at Khanapara through LAN, thereby prodiving E-mail and internet facilities. All the Research Stations, Colleges located in different places of Assam and KVKs are also well connected with headquarters.
Constitution of the Cell
The ARIS Cell operates under the administrative control of the Registrar with the following personnels:
  • Dr. Mahendra Kumar Modi, Professor and in-charge, ARIS Cell
  • Dr. Ananta Saikia, Professor and Webmaster
  • Mr. Prantik Gautam, Information & Technical Officer
  • Mr. Anirban Singha, System Administrator