Students' Welfare Organization (SWO)- About us


The Students' Welfare Organization of the University attends to the residential requirements, sports, cultural/co-curricular activities, NCC/NSS and medical care of the students. The university has a placement cell for career counselling. The university has seventeen hostels (seven for boys and ten for girls). Each hostel has a common room equipped with color TV and facilities for indoor games and badminton court. Important newspapers and magazines are subscribed for general reading of the students in the hostels. The university has a large playground and gymnasium, with the facilities of different games and sports. The students are encouraged to participate in state and inter-university competitions. To make life comfortable for the students, common use facilities such as cafeteria, shopping centre, banks, post-office and transportation are available in the campus.

NCC, NSS, Physical Education, sports and games are compulsory activities for all undergraduate students. However, foreign nationals and in-service candidates are exempted.

This organization has one Students Centre in which different types of academic, religious and social activities are undertaken by the students of the university on various occasions. This centre has been provided Wi Fi system for the use of students for their academics as well as research work. In this Centre, there is a Cafeteria in which university students as well as staff get the refreshments on payment basis.

The University has a Health Centre with two Medical Officers, one pharmacist, lab technician and staff nurse. The medical facilities including ambulance services are available to all the students and residents round the clock.



Students’ Welfare Officer is the overall incharge-cum-custodian of all the students’ welfare activities. Every care is taken for inculcating the feeling of brotherhood, friendship, amity, goodwill and respect for each other beside promoting discipline among the students. Central Students’ Association, The Environment Awareness Society, Environmental Sports and Cultural Club and students of clubs of different departments organize various activities like, freshers’ day, cultural nights, environment related activities and different sports tournaments. Students also organize educational tours to historical places, sports championships and other cultural activities.

Contact Detail

Dr J K Dubey

Dr. J. K. Dubey
Students' Welfare Officer
Dr Y S Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry,
Nauni, Solan, HP 173 230
Himachal Pradesh, India
Phone : +91-01792-252312(O), 94181-16150 (M)
Fax : 01792-252844
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