Bachelor of Science in Horticulture


Semesters of Study
8
Years of Study
4
Entry Requirements
MSCE/IGCSE

PROGRAMM CURICULLUM


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
Introduction to HIV Infections and AIDS (HSC111)13.00
Mathematics (NMAT111)13.50
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00
Computer Applications II (CAP121)22.50
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Principles of Horticulture (HOR211)13.00
Crop Management (AGN212)13.00
Introductory Nutrition (NFS212)13.50
Biochemistry I (BSC211)14.50
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
Introduction to Livestock Management (ANS223)23.00
Principles of Soil Science (SSC221)23.00
Principles and Application of Tissue Culture (HOR221)22.00
Botany (AGN222)23.00
Land Resources Management and Conservation (NRM222)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Soil Chemistry and Fertility (SSC312)13.00
Design and Analysis of Experiments (BSC311)13.00
Genetics (AGN314)13.00
Floriculture (HOR312)13.00
Principles of Irrigation (AGE221)13.00
Vegetable Production Technologies (HOR311)13.00
Horticulture Research Project I (HOR310)10.50
Mushroom Production Technology (HOR313)13.00
Post Harvest Physiology and Handling of Horticultural Crops (HOR322)23.00
Fruit Production Technologies (HOR325)23.00
Principles of Plant Pathology (AGN325)23.00
Horticulture Crops Improvement (HOR321)23.00
Principles of Landscape Design (HOR324)22.00
Insect Biology and Ecology (AGN323)23.00
Horticulture Research Project II (HOR320)20.50
Root and Tuber Crops Production (HOR323)22.00
Plant Physiology (AGN321)23.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Biotechnology and its Applications to Horticultural Crops (HOR411)12.00
Horticultural Plantation Crops Production (HOR414)13.00
Horticulture Research Project III (HOR410)11.00
Landscape Development and Management (HOR413)13.00
Horticulture Crops Protection (HOR416)13.00
Current Issues and Advances in Horticulture (HOR412)11.50
Introduction to Extension (EXT211)12.00
Spices and Herbs Production (HOR415)12.00
Horticultural Seed Production (HOR421)23.00
Integrated Agriculture and Aquaculture Systems (AQF424)23.00
Horticulture Research Project IV (HOR420)22.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Horticulture Industrial Attachment (HOR400)23.00