BSc. Agriculture, Education and Extension - University of Nairobi | Educartis

4 years
On Campus


Course Overview

College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences is the centre of the University of Nairobi that teaches veterinary medicine and various disciples in agriculture. The undergraduate courses taught in its faculties include Agriculture, Management of Agroecosystems and Environment, Food Science and Technology, Food, Nutrition and Dietetics, Range Management, Agribusiness Management, Agricultural Education and Extension, Crop Protection, Biomedical Technology, Veterinary Medicine, Wildlife Management and Animal Health and Production.

How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

The College of Agriculture and Veterinary Sciences is guided by the following principals in order to achieve its vision;To manage the college efficientlyTo produce quality and holistic graduates in agricultural, veterinary and environmental sciencesAdvance and consolidate scientific and technological innovations in agriculture, veterinary and environmental sciencesTo enhance the competitiveness of CAVS as a centre of excellence in agricultural, veterinary and environmental sciencesAll students and staff in the College will embrace these values which will remain the cornerstone in service delivery.​
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Admission Criteria

K.C.S.E CandidatesIn addition to satisfying the minimum University entrance requirements of mean grade of C+ , the candidates should also offer passes at C+ or above in Biology or Biological Sciences, Physics and Chemistry or Physical Sciences and Mathematics. In order to satisfy the cluster of four subjects for candidates offering Physical and Biological Sciences, the fourth subject may be selected from the following subjects:GeographyBuilding ConstructionHome SciencePower MechanicsAgricultureElectricityWood workDrawing and DesignMetal workAviation TechnologyOther Candidates (for self-sponsored students only):Admission to the degree course may also be granted to the following candidates:Holder of KACE or Equivalent with minimum 2 Principal passes and at least a subsidiary pass; in mathematics. If Mathematics was not offered at KACE, then it should be offered at Ordinary Level with a minimum of a pass at credit or above.Holder of diploma from a recognized agricultural or veterinary college with passes at credit or distinction.Holder of a degree from a recognized University.Holder of a Higher National Diploma from a recognized institution.​

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