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
Engineering Drawing (AGE124)22.00
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00
Biology II (BIO121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
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
Workshop Practice and Technology I (AGE218)11.50
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
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
Construction Methods (IRE222)22.50

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
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
Soil Mechanics and Cultivation (AGE313)13.00
Introduction to Extension (EXT211)12.00
Statics and Strength of Materials (AGE312)13.00
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
Irrigation Engineering Research Project II (IRE320)20.50
Hydrogeology (IRE324)22.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Pressurised Irrigation Systems Design (IRE414)13.50
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
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
Environmental Management of Irrigation Projects (IRE423)22.00
Irrigation Scheme Management (IRE422)21.50
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50