About Of Programme

Soil Science and Plant Nutrition at BSc level is a programme which offers "Agricultural Engineer" title after 4 years of education generally in Agricultural Sciences and specifically in Soil Science and Plant Nutrition. As a part of Agricultural Faculty, besides the lectures of Soil Science and Plant Nutrition Programme, the students must take lectures from the other programs of Agricultural Faculty, such as Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Machinary, Agricultural Structures and Irrigation, Animal Production, Field Crops, Horticulture, and Plant Protection as well as basic engineering lectures. Total ECTS of lectures in 8 semesters is 240 and in each semester is 30 ECTS. Moreover, all students must undergo a summer training at the end of 6th Semester and prepare and complete a Graduation Project in 7th and 8th semesters.
Programme ISCED Code

Programme Credits

240 ECTS
Programın Lenght

4 years
Program Discriptions and Details

The Program targets the education of Agricultural Engineers meeting the expectations and needs of governmental and private sectors and the preparation of students having adequate academical skills to Master Programes. The Program aims to provide enough knowledge on classification of soils as well as usage of them based on ecological principles and conservation of them against environmental poliution and misuses, preparation of healthy and balanced plant nutrition programs suitable for our ecological system by carrying on soil fertility and plant nutritional studies, and sustainable utilization and management of soil, plant, and water resources. Moreover, increases in practical abilities of students are provided by using laboratories and greenhouses at Soil Science and Plant Nutrition Department and research fields at Agricultural Research and Application Farm and arranging daily field trips.
Program Type

This programme is a Full Time programme.