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
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
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
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
Crop Management (AGN212)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
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
Insect Biology and Ecology (AGN323)23.00

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
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