Bachelor of Science in Forestry

Semesters of Study
Years of Study
Entry Requirements


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
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 (NMAT111)13.50
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
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Silviculture I (FOR211)13.00
General Ecology (ENV212)13.00
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Statistics for Natural Resource Management (FOR212)13.00
Extension for Natural Resource Management (FOR226)23.00
Forest Mensuration and Inventory (FOR222)23.00
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

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Forest Research Project I (FOR310)10.50
Community Forestry and Rural Development (FOR313)13.00
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 II (FOR320)20.50
Apiculture (FOR326)22.00
Environmental Economics (ENV325)23.00
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

4 Year

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