Bachelor of Science in Horticulture

Semesters of Study
Years of Study
Entry Requirements


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Introduction to HIV Infections and AIDS (HSC111)13.00
Mathematics (NMAT111)13.50
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
Computer Applications (NCAP111)11.50
Communication skills I (LDC111)13.50
Physics (NPHY111)13.00
Biology (NBIO111)15.00
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50
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

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
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
Principles of Irrigation (AGE221)23.00
Introduction to Livestock Management (ANS223)23.00
Land Resources Management and Conservation (NRM222)23.00
Botany (AGN222)23.00
Agroforestry (NAGF221)21.50
Principles of Soil Science (SSC221)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
Insect Biology and Ecology (AGN323)23.00
Root and Tuber Crops Production (HOR323)22.00
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

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
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
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 IV (HOR420)22.00
Fisheries Management (AQF423)22.50
Horticultural Seed Production (HOR421)23.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50