Bachelor of Science in Horticulture

Semesters of Study
Years of Study
Entry Requirements


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Introduction to HIV Infections and AIDS (HSC111)13.00
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
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00
Computer Applications II (CAP121)22.50
Biology II (BIO121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
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
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Principles of Horticulture (HOR211)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
Horticulture Research Project I (HOR310)10.50
Mushroom Production Technology (HOR313)13.00
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
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
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

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
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
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 Industrial Attachment (HOR400)23.00
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