Horticultural Production & Marketing (MSc)
The mission of the department is to create and maintain extension, research and teaching programmes, in science, production, and creative utilization of flowers, fruits, ornamental and vegetable plants for the betterment of the nation and the world. The faculty in the department actively supports the department’s mission by maintaining active programmes in such areas as floriculture, landscape contracting, fruit crops, vegetable crops, and ornamentals. In addition, individual specialization include the molecular genetics and plant breeding, plant physiology, plant ecology, root biology, postharvest physiology, and plant nutrition.
Students are required to take practical and theoretical courses and present a seminar and complete a written thesis. Students have to take 7 courses that amount to a total of 21 credits. The programme’s medium of instruction is English.