G.B.Pant University of Agriculture and Technology (GBPUAT), Udham Singh Nagar was established in 1970 by the then Chief Minister of UP.
- The University was dedicated to the Nation by the first Prime Minister of India Pt Jawaharlal Nehru on 17 November 1960.
- The G.B. Pant University is a symbol of successful partnership between India and the United States.
- The establishment of this university brought about a revolution in agricultural education, research and extension.
- It paved the way for setting up of 31 other agricultural universities in the country.