Diploma in Dairy Science and Technology

Semesters of Study
Years of Study
Entry Requirements


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Mathematics (NMAT111)13.50
Communication skills I (LDC111)13.50
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
Introduction to HIV Infections and AIDS (HSC111)13.00
Computer Applications (NCAP111)11.50
Physics (NPHY111)13.00
Biology (NBIO111)15.00
Dairy Microbiology (DST123)23.50
Introduction to Livestock Management (ANS223)23.00
Dairy Chemistry (DST122)23.50
Food and Nutrition (DST121)22.50
Introduction to Dairy Production and Management (DST124)22.50
Dairy Science Farm Practice I (DST120)24.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Dairy Herd Health and Welfare (DST214)13.50
Crop Management (AGN212)13.00
Pasture and Feeding for Dairy animals (DST212)13.50
Farm Planning and Record keeping (DST211)13.00
Farm Structure and Equipment (DST216)12.50
Farm Practice (DST210)14.50
Dairy Processing and Technology I (DST222)23.50
Dairy Economics (DST221)23.00
Dairy Cattle Breed Improvement (DST224)23.50
Dairy Production Systems (DST223)23.50

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Sensory Evaluation of Foods (DST315)12.50
Dairy Processing and Technology II (DST311)13.50
Dairy Quality Management (DST314)12.00
Water Resource and Waste Management (DST313)13.50
Participatory Dairy Extension Methods (DST312)12.50