Bachelor of Science in Horticulture

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
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Principles of Horticulture (HOR211)13.00
Introductory Nutrition (NFS212)13.50
Agricultural Economics II (AAE211)12.50
Introduction to Extension (EXT211)12.00
Crop Management (AGN212)13.00
Agricultural Economics I (AAE211)12.50
Microbiology (BIO211)13.00
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
Botany (AGN222)23.00
Agroforestry (NAGF221)21.50
Principles of Soil Science (SSC221)23.00
Principles of Irrigation (AGE221)23.00
Introduction to Livestock Management (ANS223)23.00
Land Resources Management and Conservation (NRM222)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Vegetable Production Technologies (HOR311)13.00
Genetics (AGN314)13.00
Design & Analysis of Experiments (AGN312)13.00
Mushroom Production Technology (HOR313)13.00
Floriculture (HOR312)13.00
Soil Chemistry and Fertility (SSC312)13.00
Plant Physiology (AGN321)23.00
Post Harvest Physiology and Handling of Horticultural Crops (HOR322)23.00
Fruit Production Technologies (HOR325)23.00
Horticulture Research Project II (HOR320)20.50
Principles of Plant Pathology (AGN325)23.00
Principles of Landscape Design (HOR324)22.00
Insect Biology and Ecology (AGN323)23.00
Root and Tuber Crops Production (HOR323)22.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Horticulture Industrial Attachment (HOR400)13.00
Horticulture Crops Protection (HOR416)13.00
Current Issues and Advances in Horticulture (HOR412)11.50
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
Fisheries Management (AQF423)22.50
Horticultural Seed Production (HOR421)23.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Horticulture Research Project IV (HOR420)22.00