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Master of Science in Irrigation Engineering and Management

Admission requirements

The general regulations and guidelines for higher degrees of Sokoine University of Agriculture apply except where indicated otherwise.
The Irrigation Engineering and Management degree programme is open to applicants with a background in agricultural engineering, civil (water resources), environmental engineering or hydrology.

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

The programme consists of course work and research.
Coursework

Semester I

Code

Course title

Credit

L

S

P

Core Courses

IE 603

Surface Irrigation Systems

1

15

-

30

IE 604

Pressurised Irrigation Systems

1

15

-

30

 

30

AE 608

Drainage and Land Reclamation

1.5

30

-

30

IE 601

Crop Water Requirements

1

15

-

30

IE 602

Hydrology

1

15

 

30

Total Core

 

5.5

90

0

150

Elective Courses

AE 601

Introduction to Computer Programming

1.5

30

 

30

AE 600

Instrumentation and Measurement in Agricultural Engineering

1.5

30

 

30

AE 605

Soil and Water Conservation

1.5

30

 

30

IE 608

Ground Water Resources Development

2

30

 

60

Total electives

6.5

120

 

150

Total semester

12.0

210

 

300

 

 

 

 

 

Semester II

Code

Course title

Credits

L

5

P

Core courses

EE 600

Research Planning and Management

1

30

 

 

AE 617

Project Planning and Management

1

15

 

30

AE 619

Soil-Plant-Water Relations

1

20

 

20

AE 620

Agricultural Water Management

1

30

 

IE 600

Statistics for Technology

1

15

 

30

IE 605

Business Studies

1

15

30

 

TotalCore

6

125

30

80

Elective Courses

AE 616

Agricultural Education and Farming Systems

1

30

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IE 607

Hydraulic Structures

1

15

 

30

IE 606

Operations Research

1

15

 

30

 

Total electives

3

60

0

60

 

Total Semester

9

185

30

140

 

Dissertation
A candidate is expected to conduct research and submit a dissertation not later than 12 months after successful completion of coursework.

Examination Regulations
Coursework and the dissertation will be examined by internal and external examiners as required by the Sokoine University of Agriculture Regulations and Guidelines for graduate students.

FEES
For the  fees chargable for the course, please click here.

APPLICATION FORM

In case you need to apply for admission into this degree programme, please click here to access the application form

 

 

 

Sokoine University of Agriculture Units Website Ranking Results | September 2017

University wide  Website Committee (UWC) of Sokoine University of Agriculture (SUA) in its 13th meeting held on 06th September 2017 approved the results of the ranking of University website for the College/School/Faculty/Department/Institute/Directorate and Centres for the third quarter (June - September 2017).

Congratulations to the following units for being the Winner (Top three).

1. Sokoine National Agricultural Library (SNAL)

2. College of Agriculture (CoA)

3. College of Forestry, Wildlife, and Tourism (CFWT)

 

 

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