Mission

  • 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.