Chandra Bhanu Gupta Agriculture Post Graduate College was established in 1995 at Bakshi Ka Talab, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh , on National Highway No.24 from Lucknow to New Delhi. In view of need of agrarians of the region, the office bearers of Siksha Samiti for social service, this institutions was established in the honour of Late Chandra Bhanu Gupta, Former Chief minister of UP, in his memory under the dynamic leadership and Founder Manager, Honorable Shri Bhagavati Singh, former Cabinet Minister, Govt of UP and Ex Member of Rajya Sabha. Sh Singh continued to be its Manager and remained guidance force for its development till 2021.
The foundation stone of the college was laid by the then Chief Minister, Shri Mulayam Singh Yadav on 10th February, 1995. The college was initially affiliated with Kanpur University (Now, Chatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University, Kanpur). The college is registered in University Grant Commission (UGC). On the notification by Govt of UP State University (Amendment) Act 2008, the college was granted permanent affiliation by Lucknow University. Lucknow, vide its article 38(2) of University Acts and Statutes since academic session of 2009-10 to run the graduate and post graduate courses leading to B.Sc. (Ag.) and M.Sc (Ag.). Degree programmes.
College has made significant stride in developing infrastructure viz. spacious class-rooms, well equipped laboratories, library, sport, complex, hostel with mess facilities, canteen, gym etc. covering about 5 acres of land. The entire campus is fitted with C.C.T.V. camera. It also extends agriculture extension programmes to neighboring villages for development of agricultural production in the region. College has agricultural farm of about 50 acres. The farm produces seed of various crops viz. wheat and rice. It has crop demonstration fields and dairy, goat, agriculture and fishery farm for teaching purpose. College has earned name and fame in the State as well as in the country as the students have occupied first positions in the B.Sc (Ag) examinations in different years in past. The number of students of college have occupied important positions in public/private sectors which is a matter of great pride for the college.