The programme is aimed at developing the required human resource base in the region to address issues related to utilisation and management of water resources for sustainable crop production. Specifically, the programme is designed to:
(i) Provide the student with the knowledge and skills needed to design, operate and maintain irrigation systems and the associated water supply and drainage networks at scheme, farm and field levels; and also
(ii) Impart creativity to enable the student develop solutions to management problems, particularly those which limit the successful operation of irrigation schemes.
- ABOUT PROGRAMME
- ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
- TUITION FEES
- HOW TO APPLY
COURSE ANTE COURSE TITLE
IE 603 Surface Irrigation Systems
IE 604 Pressurised Irrigation Systems
AE 608 Drainage and Land Reclamation
IE 601 Crop Water Requirements
IE 602 Hydrology
AE 605 Soil and Water Conservation
AE 601 Introduction to Computer Programming
AE 600 Instrumentation and Measurement in Agricultural Engineering
IE 608 Ground Water Resources Development
COURSE ANTE COURSE TITLE
EE 600 Research Planning and Management
AE 617 Project Planning and Management
AE 619 Soil-Plant-Water Relations
AE 620 Agricultural Water Management
IE 600 Statistics for Technology
IE 605 Business Studies
AE 616 Agricultural Education and Farming Systems
IE 607 Hydraulic Structures
IE 606 Operations Research
1) A candidate shall either hold a relevant honours degree of Sokoine University of Agriculture or a qualification from an approved institution of higher learning, deemed to be equivalent to an honours degree of Sokoine University of Agriculture.
2) Candidates who hold unclassified degrees (e.g. BVM) should have a credit or a distinction in the subject of intended Master’s degree. Candidates wishing to pursue the Master of Preventive Medicine degree shall be required to have at least credits in any five subjects of the BVM degree or its equivalent.
3) Candidates with pass degree may also be considered for admission if their undergraduate performance in the proposed subject of study was a B Grade average or above and they have satisfied the relevant Academic Units that they have exhibited academic potential through extensive field work, subsequent research experience and/or additional training.
4) With the exception of the MPVM and MBA (Agribusiness) which are one year and one and half years degree programmes respectively, all other Master degree programmes are tenable for two years for full time students and three years for part time students. In the case of full time students, the first year is for coursework, while the second year is for research and dissertation writing.
Application forms can be requested from the undersigned or downloaded from our website:
http://www.suanet.ac.tz/phocadownload/postgraduate_application_forms201…. Such dully-filled forms can be returned physically or mailed to the undersigned not later than 31st May, 2017 together with evidence of payment of Shs. 50,000/= or 20$ for foreigners, as application fee. Payments should be made through A/C NO. 0150076769860 CRDB Bank.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT
DIRECTORATE OF POSTGRADUATE STUDIES,RESEARCH TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AND CONSULTANCY,
SOKOINE UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE,
P.O. BOX 3151, CHUO KIKUU,
Telephone:+255 023-2640013, Fax: +255 023 2640013