This programme is designed to train students for extension, research and teaching posts at educational institutions, ministries responsible for agriculture and livestock development, as well as parastatal organizations.
COURSE ANTE COURSE TITLE
AS 600 Research Methodology and Statistical Analysis
AS 601 Applied Biochemistry
AS 602 Physiology of Reproduction, Growth and Adaptation
AS 603 Comparative Nutrition of Farm Animals
AS 604 Breeding Strategies for Farm Animals
AS 605 Tropical Range and Pasture Management
AS 606 Prevention and Control of Animal Diseases
AS 613 MSc Dissertation
AS 607 Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology
AS 608 Tropical Ruminant Livestock Production Systems
AS 609 Non-ruminant Livestock Production System
AS 610 Aquaculture
AS 611 Non-conventional Animal Production
AS 612 Draught Animal Management
AEA 605 Farm Planning and Management
AE 602 Agricultural Extension
1) A candidate shall either hold a relevant honours degree of Sokoine University of Agriculture or a
qualification from an approved institution of higher learning, deemed to be equivalent to an honours degree
of Sokoine University of Agriculture.
2) Candidates who hold unclassified degrees (e.g. BVM) should have a credit or a distinction in the subject of
intended Master’s degree. Candidates wishing to pursue the Master of Preventive Medicine degree shall be
required to have at least credits in any five subjects of the BVM degree or its equivalent.
3) Candidates with pass degree may also be considered for admission if their undergraduate performance in
the proposed subject of study was a B Grade average or above and they have satisfied the relevant
Academic Units that they have exhibited academic potential through extensive field work, subsequent
research experience and/or additional training.
4) With the exception of the MPVM and MBA (Agribusiness) which are one year and one and half years
degree programmes respectively, all other Master degree programmes are tenable for two years for full time
students and three years for part time students. In the case of full time students, the first year is for
coursework, while the second year is for research and dissertation writing.
HOW TO APPLY
Online application through http://suasis.sua.ac.tz:9092/index.php/welcome . Make sure that all relevant academic and financial documents are attached before final submission is made
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT
DIRECTORATE OF POSTGRADUATE STUDIES,RESEARCH TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AND CONSULTANCY,
SOKOINE UNIVERSITY OF AGRICULTURE,
P.O. BOX 3151, CHUO KIKUU,
Telephone:+255 023-2640013, Fax: +255 023 2640013