B.Sc. DEGREE IN PLANTATION MANAGEMENT (EXTERNAL)

B.Sc. DEGREE IN PLANTATION MANAGEMENT (EXTERNAL)
Starts from:Tue, January 1, 2019
Location

M.D.H. Jayawardana Mw,Athurugiriya,Sri Lanka

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Course Feature
  • Course Code Bsc01
  • Duration 3 Years
  • Venue NIPM & Wayamba University of Sri Lanka
  • Course Type Degree Programme
  • Medium English
  • Course Price Rs. 200,000/- (pay in 5 installments)
Course Description

This degree programme is jointly offered with the Wayamba University, Sri Lanka

Academic Courses particularly designed to uplift the skills of the participants and enhance their competencies. In order to award the certificates for these courses, the participants are required to maintain a satisfactory academic record and meet the obligations mentioned in the course modules which they are enrolled. The following courses are included in the category of Academic programs.

Executives of plantation sector or institutions related to plantation or agriculture sector or proprietary planters of above 18 years of age possessing any one of the following requirements may apply for admission.
    • Higher National Diploma in Plantation Management (HNDPM) with one (01) year working experience in the relevant field or

 

    • National Diploma in Plantation Management (NDPM) or National Diploma in Plantation Extension Management (NDPEM) with two (02) year working experience in the relevant field or

 

    • Any other Diploma (approved by the senate) of which the minimum duration should be twelve months and awarded by a recognized institution related to agriculture with three (03) year working experience in the relevant field or

 

    • Three (03) passes in G.C.E. (A/L) examination either in bio science or agriculture or mathematics or commerce stream or Advance level examination of Edexcel or Advance level examination of Cambridge with four (04) year working experience in the relevant field.

 

    Year I
  •   Botany of crops
  •   Principles of marketing
  •   Basic mathematics
  •   Principles of plant nutrition and fertilizer use
  •   Principles of crop physiology
  •   Principles of pest and weed management
  •   Principles of ecology
  •   Plant pathology and quarantine
  •   Principles of agricultural chemistry
  •   Principles of economics
  •   Principles of soil science
  •   Tea agronomy
  •   Fundamentals of management
  •   Climate change impact mitigation and adaptation
  •   Tea manufacturing, processing & value addition
  • Year II
  •   Information and communication technology
  •   Coconut agronomy
  •   Applied statistics
  •   Coconut manufacturing, processing & value addition
  •   Rubber agronomy
  •   Oil palm agronomy and processing
  •   Rubber manufacturing, processing & value addition
  •   Agricultural development and policy
  •   Irrigation and watershed management
  •   Farm power and machinery management
  •   Soil & water degradation, conservation and renovation
  •   Plantation forestry
  •   Cropping patterns and crop diversification Systems
  •   Organic Farming
  •   Agribusiness and entrepreneurship
  • Year III
  •   Energy and waste management
  •   Quantitative techniques in plantation management
  •   Agronomy and processing of minor and potential plantation crops
  •   Exports agricultural crops agronomy and processing
  •   Poultry and dairy management
  •   Agricultural projects analysis and management
  •   Rubber manufacturing, processing & value addition
  •   Agricultural development and policy
  •   Agricultural marketing and prices
  •   Application of biotechnology in plantations
  •   International trade and business
  •   Financial and management accounting
  •   Human resource planning and management
  •   Agricultural extension and communication
  •   Quality standards and certification
  •   Management information system and commerce
  •   Special project
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