Bachelor of Science in Forestry

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
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
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

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Statistics for Natural Resource Management (FOR212)13.00
Silviculture I (FOR211)13.00
General Ecology (ENV212)13.00
Wood Science (FOR225)23.00
EcoPhysiology of Woody Plants (FOR221)22.00
Principles of Soil Science (SSC221)23.00
Silviculture II (FOR224)22.50
Land Resources Management and Conservation (NRM222)23.00
Forest Entomology (FOR223)23.00
Extension for Natural Resource Management (FOR226)23.00
Forest Mensuration and Inventory (FOR222)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Applied Research Methods and Technical Writing (FOR316)13.00
Agroforestry Technologies (FOR312)13.00
Genetics (AGN314)13.00
Wood Utilization and Technology (FOR315)13.00
Geographical Information System and Remote Sensing (FOR311)13.00
Quantitative Methods in Natural Resources (FOR314)13.00
Forest Research Project I (FOR310)10.50
Community Forestry and Rural Development (FOR313)13.00
Watershed and Wetlands Management (NRM323)23.00
Participatory Approaches and Forest Management (FOR325)23.00
Remote Sensing Applications (FOR328)23.00
Tree Improvement (FOR322)22.00
Forest Harvesting and Engineering (FOR327)23.00
Forest Research Project II (FOR320)20.50
Apiculture (FOR326)22.00
Environmental Economics (ENV325)23.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Environmental Impact Assessment (ENV414)13.00
Forest Management (FOR413)13.00
Forest Pathology (FOR411)12.00
Forest Economics (FOR414)23.00
Forest Marketing (FOR412)23.00
Climate Change and Environmental Forestry (FOR424)22.00