HIGHLIGHTS

History of Establishment and Development

1. Name: AGRICULTURAL GENETICS INSTITUTE
2. Head office: Pham Van Dong street, Tu Liem district, Hanoi
3. Tel.: +84 4 37543198;    Fax:  +84 4 37543196

On May 22nd, 1984, Agricultural Genetics Center founded and led by the late Professor, Doctor of Science Phan Phai, directly under the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Industry (now known as Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development) from 1984-1989.
In 1989, Agricultural Genetics Center was officially transferred into the Agricultural Genetics Institute directly under the Ministry of Agriculture and Food Industry (now known as Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development) pursuant to Decision No. 281-CT dated October 10th, 1989 of the Chairman of Minister Council.
In 2005, Agricultural Genetics Institute was reorganized according to Decision No. 220 / QD-TTg dated September 9, 2005 of Prime Minister, and became a member of the Vietnamese Academy of Agricultural Sciences.

4. Leaders of Agricultural Genetics Institute