Feb. 9, 2023, 10:44 p.m.

The Department of Horticulture provides an environment for students to become academics or specialists in plant growth and in horticultural crops management. The program addresses various aspects of the profession through courses which provide theoretical knowledge and technical skills including special problems research opportunities. The department of Horticulture provides B.Sc., M.Sc. and PhD in the most of horticulture specializations even for other neighbor universities.

The department offers a 4-year B.Sc. program in Horticulture and a 2-year M.Sc. program as well as a PhD program.

Our department has many horticultural constructions like progressed laboratories, greenhouses, plastic houses, lath houses, ornamental nurseries, orchards, and vegetable farms.

The staff of the Horticulture Department

The staff of this department is rapidly growing in number and quality since it includes (55) academic staff: As follows:

Professors                                  6

Assistant professors                  16

Lecturers                                   7

Assistant lecturers                     10

Assistant researchers                 5

MSc students                            4  

Ph.D. students                          7

The number of first stage students in the department is     63 

The number of second stage students in the department is 50

The number of third stage students in the department is     25

The number of fourth stage students in the department is   35