The history of Agro-technology Institute dates back to the year 1993 when it was established as a department of the Bio-chemical Faculty. The first student enrollment was conducted for horticulture and viticulture courses. In the further, the department of agricultural disciplines was transformed into Agro-technology Institute, which was led by candidate of agricultural science, Gishkaeva Lima Salmanovna. Since 2002, Batukaev Abdulmalik Abdulhamidovich (Doctor of Agricultural Science, professor, academician of the international Academy of Vine and Wine, Honored Worker of Science of the Chechen Republic) directs the Agro-technology Institute.
The Agro-technology Institute prepares specialists in the following courses: agricultural disciplines, technology of production and processing of agricultural products, animal husbandry, agronomy, horticulture and viticulture, veterinary science and plant protection specialties.