Bachelor of Agricultural Science (Plantation Management) (Honours)

Bachelor of Agricultural Science (Plantation Management) (Honours)

Intakes: March, June/July & Sept/Oct

Mode of Study: Full Time
Duration: 3 years
Credits: 123
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About This Programme

This programme is designed to produce graduates with agricultural knowledge as well as practical skills in managing plantation crops using sustainable technology. The graduates would be equipped with entrepreneurial, technical, and soft skills to cater for the manpower needs of the agricultural sector.

Check If You Are Eligible

STPM Minimum 2 Principal Passes
A-Level Minimum 2 Principal Passes
UEC Minimum 5Bs
Diploma/ HND Minimum CGPA of 2.00 in relevant field
Foundation/Matriculation Minimum CGPA of 2.00 in relevant field
SAM/ HSC TER/UAI: average of 60% or higher in 5 subjects
CPU/ CIMP Average of 60% or higher in 6 subjects
IB 26 points or higher based on 6 subjects
Other Qualifications As recognised by the Senate of IUKL as equivalent to STPM
PTE 47
Cambridge English 154

What Will You Learn

Year 1

Chemistry 1, Principle of Economic, Agricultural Farming, Plant Botany, Principle of Agricultural Marketing, Introduction to Crop Science, Soil Science, Major Crop : Oil Palm Plantation Management, Secondary Crop : Rubber, Coconut, Coffee & Cocoa, Chemistry II, Weed Science, ICT in Farm Management, Human Resource Management, MPU Subjects (U1)

Year 2

Interactive Skill, Horticultural Crop Production Technology, Entomology/Plant Pathology, Organizational Behaviour, Soil Conservation and Management, Technical and Professional Communication, OSHA in Plantation, Biometric, Farm Machinery Management, Farm Management, Financial Management, Scientific and Research methodology, MPU Subjects (U2, U3, U4)

Year 3

Research Project A, Environmental Biotechnology, Industrial Training, Research Project B, Land Survey/ Remote Sensing, Agricultural Biotechnology, Agribusiness, Agricultural Post Harvest Technology.

*Elective Courses.

Career Opportunities

  • Assistant Manager/Manager in Plantation sector.
  • Agronomist.
  • Agricultural Consultant.
  • Research Officer.

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