Bachelor of Science in Horticulture

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
Computer Applications II (CAP121)22.50
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
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
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Principles of Horticulture (HOR211)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
Floriculture (HOR312)13.00
Soil Chemistry and Fertility (SSC312)13.00
Vegetable Production Technologies (HOR311)13.00
Genetics (AGN314)13.00
Design & Analysis of Experiments (AGN312)13.00
Mushroom Production Technology (HOR313)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
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
Horticulture Industrial Attachment (HOR400)13.00
Horticulture Crops Protection (HOR416)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