Bachelor of Science in Irrigation Engineering

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
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
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
Engineering Drawing (AGE124)22.00
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Workshop Practice and Technology I (AGE218)11.50
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
Soil and Water Conservation (AGE214)13.50
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Surveying I (AGE213)13.50
Construction Drawing (IRE211)12.00
Engineering Mathematics (AGE212)13.50
Crop Management (AGN212)13.00
Construction Methods (IRE222)22.50
Workshop Practice and Technology II (AGE228)21.50
Civil Engineering Procedures & Quantity Surveying (IRE221)22.50
Surveying II (AGE223)23.50
Environmental and Physical Geography (IRE226)23.00
Principles of Irrigation (AGE221)23.00
Fluid Mechanics (IRE223)23.00
Principles of Soil Science (SSC221)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Soil Mechanics and Cultivation (AGE313)13.00
Introduction to Extension (EXT211)12.00
Statics and Strength of Materials (AGE312)13.00
Engineering Hydraulics (IRE312)13.00
Design and Analysis of Experiments (BSC311)13.00
Farm Business Management I (AAE314)12.50
Hydrology and Agrometeorolgy (IRE311)13.00
Irrigation Engineering Research Project I (IRE310)10.50
Irrigation Engineering Research Project II (IRE320)20.50
Hydrogeology (IRE324)22.00
Surface Irrigation Systems Design (IRE323)23.00
Introduction to Geographic Information Systems (IRE326)23.00
Processing & Storage Technology (AGE321)23.00
Computation Methods in Irrigation Engineering (IRE322)22.50
Hydraulic Structures (IRE325)23.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Geotechnics (IRE413)13.00
Irrigation Water Management (IRE411)13.00
Water Supply and Sanitation (AGE416)12.00
Drainage System Design (IRE415)13.00
Irrigation Engineering Research Project III (IRE410)11.00
Pressurised Irrigation Systems Design (IRE414)13.50
Structural Design (AGE426)23.00
Irrigation Equipment and Machinery (IRE421)22.00
Land Use Planning (AGE424)22.00
Irrigation Engineering Research Project IV (IRE420)22.00
Project Planning, Monitoring & Evaluation (AAE424)23.00
Environmental Management of Irrigation Projects (IRE423)22.00
Irrigation Scheme Management (IRE422)21.50
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50

5 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Internship in Agricultural Engineering (AGE450)120.00
Internship in Agricultural Engineering (AGE450)120.00