Agricultural Economics and Extension

The Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension Education was formally established in August 2011. It currently handles and focuses on core areas of agricultural economics, socio-economic methods and agricultural extension. Members of the Department also undertake research, extension and supervision works in these areas. As a teaching and agricultural unit, the Department seeks to develop students’ analytical and technical skills to inform optimal socio-economic decisions, conduct research and disseminate research findings and agricultural technologies to farmers and other agribusiness enterprises. The Department currently runs general B.Sc. (Agriculture Education) with specialization in Agricultural Economics & Extension.