Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University

Course Curriculam


DEPARTMENT OF SOIL SCIENCE

Courses and Curricula for M.S. in Soil Science

Course Code

Course Title

Cr. hr.

Compulsory Courses

18

SOIL 501

: Soil Physics

3

SOIL 502

: Soil Chemistry

3

SOIL 503

: Soil Microbiology

3

SOIL 504

: Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition

3

SOIL 505

: Pedogenesis, Soil Survey and Classification

3

SOIL 506

: Soils of Bangladesh

3

Elective Courses

12

SOIL 507

:  Soil, Plant and Water Analysis

3

SOIL 508

: Soil Organic Matter

3

SOIL 509

: Environments and Soil Pollution

3

SOIL 510

: Soil Clay Mineralogy

3

SOIL 511

: Biofertilizer Technology

3

SOIL 512

: Soil and Water Conservation

3

AGST 522

: Statistical Methods and Design of Experiments

3

AGRO 501

: Advanced Crop Production Technology

3

AGRO 506

: Crop Physiology and Stress Agronomy

3

AGCH501

: Fertilizer Technology and Uses

3

AGCH 502

: Instrumental Methods of Analysis

3

AGCH 512

: Environmental Chemistry

3

BIOC 510

: Soil Biochemistry

3

AGEN 509

: Soil-Plant-Water relationships

3

ABOT 503

: Plant Nutrition and Nutrient Metabolism    OR

3

 

  Related Courses from other Departments

 

Research Semester

 

SOIL 598

Seminar

1

SOIL 599

Research work for Thesis

16

Total Cr. Hr.

47

January-June Semester

(Elective courses may be changed in different semesters)

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hour

SOIL 502

: Soil Chemistry

3

 

SOIL 503

: Soil Microbiology

3

 

SOIL 506

: Soils of Bangladesh

3

 

SOIL 509

: Environments and Soil Pollution (Elective)

3

 

AGST 522

: Statistical Methods and Design of Experiments (Elective)

3

 

July-December Semester

Course Code

 Course Title

Credit Hour

SOIL 501

: Soil Physics

3

SOIL 504

: Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition

3

SOIL 505

: Pedogenesis, Soil Survey and Classification

3

SOIL 508

: Soil Organic Matter (Elective)

3

SOIL 512

: Soil and Water Conservation (Elective)

3