Faculty of Agriculture

Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

BS (Agriculture)

EXIM Bank Agricultural University Bangladesh (EBAUB) is a newly establish but a promising university with a focus to evolve as the premier research based university in Bangladesh as well as in the region. EBAUB has introduced four years BS Agriculture program to facilitate students to obtain a BS Agriculture Degree in twelve terms within an extent of four academic years under the Faculty of Agriculture. The Faculty produces highly qualified graduates with modern and universal knowledge, morality, ethics and flexibility in response to the changing world, do relevant research in building up body of knowledge and to provide guidelines in alleviating social problems, disseminate knowledge information, offer training and consultancy services, and take part in academic activities.

The graduates from the Faculty of Agriculture attains total 55 courses from 18 different departments. Among all 18 departments 11 are from the Faculty of Agriculture and 7 are supporting departments. However, the curricula of this Faculty is designed to include multidisciplinary courses including Agricultural Sciences.

 

Total Department

18

Department of the Faculty

11

Supporting Department

7

Total Course

55

Total Credit hrs

240

 

Curriculum Lay out for Bachelor of Science in Agriculture

 

Introductory term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

AGR 101

Fundamentals of Agronomy

3+1.5

CBT 110

Plant Taxonomy and Economic Botany

3+1.5

CSE 111

Fundamentals of Computer Science

3+1.5

ENG 110

English

3

Total credit (Theory 12+Practical 4.5)

16.5

 

Second term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

AEC 135

Agricultural Economics

3   +0

ANS 132

Introductory Animal Science

3+1.5

BCH 141

Biochemistry I

3+1.5

HRT 140

Fundamentals of Horticulture

3+1.5

Total credit (Theory 12+Practical 4.5)

16.5

 

 

Third term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

AGR 175

Fundamentals of Cereal Crop Production

3+1.5

AER 165

Fundamentals of Agricultural Extension and Rural Development

3+1.5

SSC 165

Introductory Soil Science

3+1.5

AGE 180

Farm Mechanics

3+1.5

FIS 165

Introduction To Fish Culture

3+1.5

Total credit (Theory 15+Practical 7.5)

22.5

 

 

Fourth term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

AGR  205

Weed Science

3+1.5

ENT 215

Fundamentals of Entomology

3+1.5

GPB 203

Cytology

3+1.5

PLP 212

Fundamentals of Plant Pathology

3+1.5

SSC 225

Soil Physics and Chemistry

3+1.5

Total credit (Theory 15+Practical 7.5)

22.5

 

 

Fifth term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

CBT 255

Plant Anatomy and Embryology

3+1.5

HRT 255

Vegetable and Spices Production

3+1.5

ENT 250

Insect Taxonomy and Systematics

3+1.5

GPB 235

Elementary Genetics, Evolution and Biodiversity

3+1.5

Total credit  (Theory 12+Practical 6)

18.0

 

 

Sixth term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

AER 265

Rural Sociology and Education Psychology

3+1.5

ENT 265

Insect Physiology

3+1.5

BCH 265

Biochemistry II

3+1.5

HRT 280

Fruits and Plantation Crop Production

3+1.5

STT 270

Basic Statistics

3+1.5

Total credit  (Theory 15+Practical 7.5)

22.5

 

Seventh term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

GPB 310

Introductory Cytogenetics

3+1.5

AER 301

Management of Agricultural Extension Organizations

3+1.5

AFE 301

Fundamentals of Agroforestry and Environment

3+1.5

AGR 325

Seed Science and Technology

3+1.5

PLP 315

Principles of Plant Pathology

3+1.5

Total credit  (Theory 15+Practical 7.5)

22.5

 

 

Eighth term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

GPB 355

Principles of Plant Breeding

3+1.5

AFE 351

Silviculture Woodlot and Homestead Agroforestry

3+1.5

PLP 340

Diseases of Field Crops

3+1.5

SSC 355

Soil Fertility and Management

3+1.5

CBT 350

Plant Physiology

3+1.5

Total credit  (Theory 15+Practical 7.5)

22.5

 

 

Ninth term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

AEC 365

Agricultural Marketing and Finance

3   +0

HRT 370

Floriculture and Landscape Horticulture

3+1.5

AGR 375

Production of Pulses, Oilseed and Industrial Crops

3+1.5

ENT 370

Economic Entomology

3+1.5

SSC 365

Soil Microbiology

3+1.5

Total credit  (Theory 15+Practical 6)

21

 

 

 

Tenth term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

HRT 415

Propagation and Nursery Management

3+1.5

CSE 405

Information and Communication Technology

3+1.5

SSC 401

Soil Survey, Classification and Conservation

3+1.5

BTL 401

Introductory Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering

3+1.5

Total credit  (Theory 12+Practical 6)

18

Eleventh term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

AER 425

Communication and Technology Transfer

3+1.5

SSC 440

Agricultural and Agro Industrial Chemistry

3+1.5

PLP 440

Diseases of Horticultural and Plantation Crops

3+1.5

ENT 440

Insect Ecology and Pest Management

3+1.5

Total credit (Theory 12+Practical 6)

18

 

Twelfth term

Credit Hours

(Theory + Practical)

AGR 475

Irrigation and Farm Management

3+1.5

PLP 480

Post-harvest Pathology

3+1.5

CBT 465

Plant Ecology

3+1.5

GPB 465

BreedingMethods for Self and Cross Pollinated Crops

3+1.5

 

AER 475

Report Writing and Presentation

0+1.5

Total credit (Theory 12+Practical 7.5)

19.5

 

*Report writing and presentation course included as practical

** Total credit 240 (theory 162cr and practical 78cr)