The Department of Agricultural and Plantation Engineering offers courses to individuals who intend to choose Agriculture as their career in the future and enhance working capacity of those who are already working in the field, targeting high levels of productivity and sustainability
The department offers a Bachelor of Industrial Studies Honours in Agriculture.
A wide array of courses are offered, including crop production, plant and soil science, bio technology, fisheries and aquaculture, food processing, agricultural extension, economics and management, agricultural farm machinery, post harvest technology, water resources management and irrigation.
Further opportunities are provided to undertake research leading to the award of M.Phil and PhD degrees under the supervision of competent staff.
In addition, the department also offers a Certificate in Industrial Studies – Animal Husbandry & Aquaculture.