- 26 February 2014 agriculture and food processing industries minister shri sharad pawar announced the establishment of rani lakshmi bai central agricultural university at jhansi.
- The university will have jurisdiction over the bundelkhand region, covering seven districts in Utter-Pradesh and six districts in Madhya Pradesh.
- Initially, two colleges will be established at jhansi and two college will later be set up in Madhya Pradesh. The college for agriculture & horticulture and forestry will be in Utter–Pradesh while the college for veterinary & animal science and fisheries will be in M.P.
March 25th, 2014