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Master of Science in Agribusiness Management


The program aims at producing graduate with in-depth intellectual and managerial skills to advance research and development in agribusiness.

A graduate with a Master of Science (MSc) in Agribusiness has the knowledge of agri-food policy, economic law, socioeconomic policy and marketing. A master's degree in agribusiness will provide students with the necessary skills to provide advisory services and make rational decisions regarding business entities, particularly in food economics.

The program is offered in two campuses namely, bunda college - bunda campus and bunda college - city campus. Blended type of teaching has been adopted as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.


Entry Requirements

A recognized relevant undergraduate degree in Agribusiness / Business Management, Economics, Agriculture and related fields with a minimum of 2.8 GPA or equivalent. GPA of between 2.6 and 2.8 can be considered for candidates with minimum of 2 years relevant work experience


Duration

Master of Science in Agribusiness Management runs for 2 Years.


Programme Curriculum

Year 1 Courses


# Course Code Course Name Credit Hrs Semester
1 ABM513 Strategic Marketing Management 2.00 1
2 ABM516 Management Information Systems 2.50 1
3 ABM512 Quantitative Agribusiness Management Techniques 2.50 1
4 ABM511 Advanced Financial Accounting 3.00 1
5 AAE511 Microeconomics 3.00 1
6 ABM515 Managerial Economics 2.00 1
7 ABM514 Strategic Agribusiness Management 2.50 1
8 AAE522 Econometrics 3.00 2
9 ABM520 Agribusiness MSc. Seminar I 0.50 2
10 ABM527 Strategic Human Resource Management 3.00 2
11 ABM522 Agribusiness Finance 2.00 2
12 AAE521 Macroeconomics 3.00 2
13 ABM526 Business Law 3.00 2
14 ABM521 Advanced Managerial Accounting 3.00 2
15 ABM524 International Agricultural Trade and Policy 2.50 2
16 AAE524 Research Methods for Social Scientists 3.00 2
17 ABM520 Agribusiness MSc. Seminar II 0.50 2
18 ABM528 Industrial Relations 3.00 2
19 ABM523 Agribusiness Operations Management 2.50 2

Year 2 Courses


# Course Code Course Name Credit Hrs Semester
1 ABM598 Agribusiness Thesis Proposal 3.00 1
2 ABM599 Agribusiness Thesis Report 7.00 2
3 ABM510 Agribusiness MSc. Seminar I 0.50 2