The overall mission of the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences is to provide knowledge and support for teaching, capacity-building and conducting research on the principles and practices for climate-smart, sustainable agriculture to produce healthy food under water-limiting conditions
Design appropriate agricultural courses which will meet the aspirations and needs of young students, agricultural professionals and Aspirational Farming Community
Build on agroecological principles to support the adaptation of agriculture and allied activities for coping with the hazards of climate change
Focus on innovative methods and practices in agricultural / horticultural crops which will reduce the need for water but at same time improve yields
Bridge the gap between agriculture and other sciences through , hybridized, integrated approaches
Concentrate on value chain for agroecological market produce; reversing the dis-interest in farming as a profession; strengthen community-based extension.