Administrative and Organizational Structure

The Accounting Officer is the Executive Director who is assisted by a Deputy Director, Assistant Director (Research), Assistant Director (Extension and Linkages), Institute Secretary and Finance Officer as Principal Officers.

Based on the mandates of the Institute, there are 10 Research Programmes and 9 Service Units. These are:- Animal Products, Beef Production, Biotechnology, Dairy Production, Equine and Camel, Feeds and Nutrition, Livestock Systems, Poultry, Small Ruminant, and Rabbit and Swine Research Programmes.

Crosscutting services are provided for research by the Animal Health, Artificial Insemination, Central Laboratory, Data Processing, Forage Production, Feeds and Feeding Units and Institute Library. The Estate Unit is responsible for infrastructure maintenance while the workshop takes care of the farm equipment. There is a Human Clinic for the health care of staff and family.