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Masters of Science in Land Use Planning and Management

The aim of the programme is to develop the required human resource base in the region to address issues related to planning and management of land resources. Specifically, the programme is designed to Impart operating capabilities in the use of remotely sensed data; Induce awareness in environmental protection; and strengthen competence and practical skills in rural development and sustainable agriculture.

Semester 1

Core courses

Soil Genesis

Survey and Land Evaluation

Remote Sensing and Image Interpretation

Soil and Water Conservation

Geographic Information System

Agricultural Meteorology

Elective courses

Introductory Geomorphology

Introduction to Computer Programming

Instrumentation and Measurement in Agricultural Engineering

Ecology and Tropical Biology

Semester 2

Core courses

Research Planning and Management

Principles of Land Use Planning

Project Planning and Management

Business Studies

Statistics for Technology

Elective courses

Soil Mineralogy

Agricultural Extension and Farming Systems

Soil Plant Water Relations

Operations Research

Semester 3 and 4