Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Enterprise Development and Microfinance

Semesters of Study
Years of Study
Entry Requirements


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Mathematics (NMAT111)13.50
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
Computer Applications (NCAP111)11.50
Communication skills I (LDC111)13.50
Physics (NPHY111)13.00
Biology (NBIO111)15.00
Introduction to HIV Infections and AIDS (HSC111)13.00
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Introduction to Psychology (EXT121)22.00
Business Mathematics (ABM122)23.50
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Computer Applications II (CAP121)22.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Introduction to Microfinance (EDM212)12.50
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Introduction to Financial Accounting (ABM211)13.50
Introduction to Business Enterprises I (EDM211)12.50
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Principles of Management (ABM214)12.00
Statistics for Economists I (AAE213)13.50
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Principles of Marketing (ABM224)22.50
Introduction to Managerial Accounting (ABM221)23.50
Microfinance Theory and Practice (EDM222)22.50
Agricultural Economics II (AAE221)22.50
Introduction to Livestock Management (ANS223)23.00
Introduction to Business Enterprises II (EDM221)22.50
Organisational Behaviour (ABM226)23.50

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Econometrics I (AAE316)13.50
Entrepreneurship II (ABM317)11.50
Research Methods for Social Sciences (AAE315)13.50
Business Law (ABM313)13.50
Business Finance (ABM312)12.50
Agribusiness Management Research Project I (ABM310)10.50
Agricultural Value Chain Finance (EDM322)22.50
Agricultural Trade Theory and Policy (AAE325)22.50
Market Research in Microfinance (EDM321)23.50
Econometrics II (AAE322)23.50
Entrepreneurship III (ABM324)21.50
Agricultural Economics Research Projects I (AAE320)20.50
Commercial Law (ABM323)23.50

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Microfinance Risk Management (EDM412)13.50
Agribusiness Management Research Project IV (ABM420)12.00
Environmental and Resource Economics (AAE412)12.50
Microfinance Product Design (EDM411)13.00
Introduction to Strategic Management (ABM416)13.00
Food and Agricultural Policy Analysis (DEC414)12.50
Agribusiness Management Research Project III (ABM410)11.00
Performance Management in Microfinance (EDM413)13.00
Gender and Development (HSC424)22.00
Agribusiness Management Industrial Attachment (ABM400)23.00
Financial Markets Operations and Institutions (EDM424)23.50
Computer Application in Microfinance (EDM423)22.50
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50