Agriculture is the art and science of cultivating the soil, growing crops and to raising livestock. It includes the preparation of plant and animal products for people to use.Agriculture provides commodities produced from natural resources which maintain life, including food, fiber, forest products, horticulture crops and their related services.
The department is established with an aim to produce quality agriculture graduates in order to counter the challenges of changing country’s as well as global demands and to ensure Food &Nutrition security.
The department offers 4(four) years course of B.Sc. (Hons) in Agriculture. The course–curricula cover all possible modern and demand driven areas of crop production.
The faculties are highly qualified, trained, skilled and committed to their duties and responsibilities with high integrity.
It has a number of well-equipped modern laboratories. This department has significant research facilities in both basic and applied fields. It plans to establish good communication with many other institutes and universities at home and abroad through joint research program in future.
After completion graduation (Honours) student can complete master’s degree from different government or privet Agricultural Universities.
Bangladesh is an agriculture based country and the activities of this sector has an huge impact on major economic development.
There is an ample scope of job opportunities in government & non- government sectors, research organizations, agro based companies in Bangladesh and abroad as well. Agriculture graduates have the scope of applying in general and technical categories in Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS).