Water And Land Management Institute (WALMI), Patna was created in 1983 under Water Resources Department, Govt. of Bihar and has been declare an autonomous organisation from 01.09.1999. It is situated at Phulawari Sharif, about 10 KM from Patna and imparts multi-disciplinary professional training to the Service Engineers in Computers as well as Water Management. At the same time, farmers also use to get training in Optimal Water Management for the Agricultural Purpose. Since inception sincere efforts are being made to fulfill the following objectives:

  1. To provide training for in service Engineers of water Resources Department and officers of Agriculture department.

  2. To study the existing irrigation systems affected with problems to water and land management and evolve appropriate solutions based on these studies.

  3. To establish linkages with other institutions and organisations involved in better water management and conduct collaborative research with foreign institutions.

  4. To gather up-to-date knowledge in the field of Water and Land Management and transfer the same to its user.