Bachelor of Science in Agronomy

Semesters of Study
Years of Study
Entry Requirements


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Computer Applications (NCAP111)11.50
Communication skills I (LDC111)13.50
Physics (NPHY111)13.00
Biology (NBIO111)15.00
Mathematics (NMAT111)13.50
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Soil and Water Conservation (AGE214)13.50
Introduction to Extension (EXT211)12.00
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Crop Management (AGN212)13.00
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Principles of Horticulture (HOR211)13.00
Botany (AGN222)23.00
Cropping Systems (AGN221)23.00
Principles of Soil Science (SSC221)23.00
Introduction to Livestock Management (ANS223)23.00
Agricultural Meteorology (AGN223)23.00
Principles of Irrigation (AGE221)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Agronomy Research Project I (AGN310)10.50
Plant Biotechnology (AGN315)12.00
Soil Biology and Biochemistry (SSC313)13.00
Genetics (AGN314)13.00
Soil Chemistry and Fertility (SSC312)13.00
Design & Analysis of Experiments (AGN312)13.00
Agronomy Research Project II (AGN320)20.50
Pasture Agronomy (AGN324)23.00
Farm Power & Machinery (AGE322)23.00
Insect Biology and Ecology (AGN323)23.00
Processing & Storage Technology (AGE321)23.00
Plant Physiology (AGN321)23.00
Principles of Plant Pathology (AGN325)23.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Crop Ecology (AGN414)13.00
Agronomy Industrial Attachment (AGN400)13.00
Agronomy of Industrial Crops (AGN413)13.00
Seed Science and Technology (AGN412)13.00
Agronomy Research Project III (AGN410)11.00
Irrigation Scheme Management (IRE422)11.50
Applied Entomology (AGN424)23.00
Land Use Planning (AGE424)22.00
Plant Breeding (AGN421)23.00
Integrated Soil Fertility Management (SSC421)23.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Agronomy Research Project IV (AGN420)22.00