Scheme of Study

B.Sc(Hons.) Agriculture (SES) 140 Credit Hours 4 Years Degree

Intermediate science or equivalent

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
SES-221 Introduction to Soil Science 4 3 1 4

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
SES-311 Physical Properties of Soil 3 2 1 3
SES-312 Chemical Properties of soil 3 2 1 3
SES-313 Soil Genesis and Taxonomy 3 2 1 3
SES-314 Introduction to Environmental Science 3 3 0 3
SES-315 Environmental Pollution and Management 3 3 0 3

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
SES-321 Salt-Affected Soils and Water Quality 3 2 1 3
SES-322 Analytical Techniques in Soil Sciences 3 2 1 3
SES-323 Soil Survey and Land Evaluation 3 2 1 3
SES-324 Applied Mathematics 3 3 0 3
SES-325 Biological Nitrogen Fixation 3 3 0 3
SES-326 Soil and Environment (Minor) 3 3 0 3

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
SES-411 Soil Microbiology 3 2 1 3
SES-412 Research Project and Scientific Writing 3 2 1 3
AGR-413 Plant Nutrients & Growth Regulators 3 2 1 3
SES-414 Soil Fertility and Fertilizers 3 2 1 3
SES-415 Soil and Water Conservation 3 2 1 3

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours Contact Hours
Theory Lab Total
SES-421 Soil Water Plant Relationship 3 3 0 3
SES-422 Trace Elements in Agriculture 3 3 0 3
SES-423 Land Degradation and Management 3 3 0 3
SES-424 Municipal Waste and its Management 3 3 0 3
SES-425 Internship/Research Project 3 0 3 3