BS agriculture (horticulture) - Superior University Lahore

BS Agriculture (Horticulture)

Build the skills to lead in BS Agriculture (Horticulture)

The BS Agriculture (Horticulture) program at Superior University is a comprehensive undergraduate program designed to provide students with a strong foundation in horticulture and agricultural sciences. This program offers a diverse curriculum that covers essential topics such as plant biology, crop production, plant breeding and genetics, soil science, pest management, and agricultural economics. Students will gain hands-on experience in areas such as greenhouse management, plant propagation, landscape design, and post-harvest technology.

Eligibility Criteria

F.Sc (Pre-Medical) or equivalent

Semester 1

CourseCredit Hours
Basics of Agriculture3
Islamic Studies/Ethics2
Computer Science and Information Technology3
Introduction to Food Science and Technology3
Exercise in Reading, Writing & Comprehension3
Elementary Mathematics3

Semester 2

CourseCredit Hours
Communication Skills3
Introductory Entomology3
Introductory Horticulture3
Introduction to Soil Science3
Marketing & Agriculture Business3

Semester 3

CourseCredit Hours
Pakistan Studies2
Plant Breeding & Genetics3
Principles of Agronomy3
Introductory Plant Pathology3
Farm Mechanization2
Introduction to Veterinary Preventive Medicine2
Rural Sociology and Development2

Semester 4

CourseCredit Hours
Agriculture Economics3
Agriculture Extension3
Introduction to Rangelands and Wildlife Management3
Irrigation and Drainage Practices2
Introductory Statistics2
Basics of Molecular Biology2
Introductory Plant Biotechnology2

Semester 5

CourseCredit Hours
Principles of Fruit Production4
In Vitro Propagation2
Principles of Ornamental Crop Production3
Propagation and Nursery Management3
Medicinal and Aromatic Plants3
Indoor Plant Culture2

Semester 6

CourseCredit Hours
Commercial Fruit Production4
Commercial Vegetable Production4
Introductory Landscape Gardening3
Breeding of Horticultural Crops3
Business Management in Horticulture3

Semester 7

CourseCredit Hours
Post-Harvest Horticulture4
Vegetable and Flower Seed Production3
Principles of Vegetable Production4
Commercial Flower Production3
Temperate Fruits2
Project Planning and Scientific Writing2

Semester 8

CourseCredit Hours
Genomics, Transcriptomics and Proteomics
Minor Fruits2
Research Methods and Techniques in horticulture4
Mushroom Culture2
Internship 4

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