Guru Angad Dev Veterinary And Animal Sciences University
ਗੁਰੂ ਅੰਗਦ ਦੇਵ ਵੈਟਨਰੀ ਐਂਡ ਐਨੀਮਲ ਸਾਇੰਸਜ਼ ਯੂਨੀਵਰਸਿਟੀ

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College of Veterinary Science

Faculty Detail

Dr. Amit Sharma

Designation: Assistant Professor
Contact Address:Department of Animal Nutrition, College of Veterinary Science, Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana 141004
Telephone : 0161-2414040
Mobile: 9896474584,

Academic Credentials

  • B.V.Sc. and A.H.
  • M.V.Sc. (Animal Nutrition)

Teaching and Other Appointments

Nutrients requirements of ruminant and non-ruminants, feeding strategies as per physiological stages to enhance productive performances of various animals. Use of unconventional feed resources to meet the deficit and feed additives for animals. Mineral nutrition and its requirement (especially newer trace elements- Boron, Vanadium, etc).

Area of Research Interests

Nutrients and minerals requirement of dairy animals at various physiological stages and use of newer feed additives in ruminant ration to improve the performance of dairy animals. Exploration of unconventional feed resources.


Amit Sharma, S.S. Kundu, Hujaz Tariq, Preeti, N. Kewalramani and Sunil Singh. 2018. Quantitative prediction of drinking water intake of Murrah buffalo calves under saline water. Indian Journal of Animal Research, 52 (3): 459-463.

Amit Sharma, S.S. Kundu, Hujaz Tariq, N. Kewalramani, R.K. Yadav. 2017. Impact of total dissolved solids in drinking water on nutrient utilisation and growth performance of Murrah buffalo calves. Livestock Science 198: 17-23.

Amit Sharma, S.S. Kundu, Hujaz Tariq, M.S. Mahesh, Shital Gautam and Sunil Singh. 2016. Predicting water intake of lactating riverine buffaloes under tropical climate. Livestock Science, 191: 187–190.