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Postgraduate Study

The Faculty, through its departments, runs the following Graduate degree programmes:


Department of Animal Science

  • MSc/MPhil Programmes: Animal Breeding and Genetics; Reproductive Physiology; Animal Nutrition and Meat Science.
  • PhD Programmes: Animal Nutrition; Reproductive Physiology; Meat Science; Animal Breeding and Genetics

Department of Crop and Soil Sciences

  • MPhil Programmes: Agronomy; Agronomy (Plant Breeding); Agronomy (Crop Physiology);  Agronomy (Forage Production Management); Agronomy (Weed Science)
  • MPhil Programmes: Crop Protection (Entomology); Crop Protection (Plant Pathology) Crop Protection (Nematology); Crop Protection (Plant Virology); Soil Science.
  • PhD Programmes: Agronomy: Plant Breeding; Nematology; Plant Entomology; Plant; Plant Pathology; Crop Physiology; Soil Science; Forage Production Management

Department of Horticulture

  • The Department offers M.Phil, programme in the following fields: Postharvest Physiology; Floriculture; Fruit Crop Production; Postharvest Technology; Seed Science and Technology; Vegetable Crops Production and  Landscape Studies 
  • PhD Programmes: Postharvest Technology; Vegetable Crops Production; Seed Science and Technology and Landscape Studies

Department of Agricultural Economics, Agribusiness and Extension

  • Msc Agricbusiness Management
  • MSc Agricultural Extension and Development Communication
  • MPhil Agricbusiness Management
  • MPhil Agricultural Extension and Development Communication
  • MPhil Agricultural Economics 
  • MPhil in Sustainable and Integrated Rural Development
  • PhD - Agribusiness Management 
  • PhD  Agricultural Economics 
  • PhD Agricultural Extension and Development Communication



Department of Wildlife and Range Management

  • M.Phil/Ph.D - Wildlife and Range Management
  • M.Sc - GISNATUREM (Natural Resources Management)

Department of Silviculture and Forest Management

  • M.Phil - Silviculture and Forest Management. 
  • M.Phil - Natural Resource & Environmental Governance
  • Ph.D - Silviculture and Forest Management.
  • M.Phil - Natural Resource & Environmental Governance 

Department of Agroforestry

  • M.Sc/M.Phil/Ph.D – Agroforestry

Department of Wood Science and Technology Management

  • M.Sc - Wood Technology and Management
  • M.Phil - Wood Science, or Wood Technology
  • Ph.D - Wood Technology, Timber Engineering, or Furniture Design

Department of Fisheries and Watershed Management

  • M.Phil/PhD - Aquaculture
  • M.Phil/PhD - Watershed and Fisheries Management
  • M.Phil/PhD - Aquatic Resources Management
  • PhD - Fisheries Management
  • PhD - Aquaculture Management
  • PhD - Aquaculture & Environment 
  • In addition, the Faculty runs a separate postgraduate programme, GIS (Naturium), under the auspices of ITC Netherlands.