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2019 Agriculture Week
2019 Agriculture Week
2019 Agriculture Week
Penergetic Company during a visit to the school
The Dean Prof Bernard Njehia, Dr. Nicholas Korir and MSc student Kibet with a team from Penergetic Company during a visit to the school. Penergetic is a manufacturer of plant and animal growth boosters and their products are marketed worldwide. SAED is drafting an MoU with Penergetic to help the company penetrate and increase its presence in Kenya's agricultural sector. The company has committed herself to walk with SAED in the development of dryland agriculture at our Kitui Campus. The company will also support MSc students to conduct research in dryland agriculture
KU-OSHO Chemicals collaboration project exhibition during the RUFORUM conference 2018. Six SAED students conducting research under the project also presented posters under the leadership of the projects Principal Investigator,Prof. Waceke Wanjohi (Fourth from Left).
SAED’s Ph.D graduate during the 44 th K.U Graduation
Principal Secretary, State Department for University Education and Research, Prof. Collette A. Suda , Chancellor of Kenyatta University (KU) Dr. Benson Wairegi and the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Paul Wainaina congratulates one of the SAED’s Ph.D graduands during the 44 th K.U graduation ceremony on 3 rd , August, 2018
Ms. Monicah Ndung'u AST Department at Scent Istvan University &other KU Students-Hungary
Ms. Monicah Wangeci Ndung’u (right) , a third year BSc. Agriculture student at the School of Agriculture Enterprise & Development in a company of two other Students from Kenyatta University who attended a 3 months (March –May ,2018) Erasmas Exchange Program at Scent Istavan University, Hungary.


Entry Requirements
The common regulations for admission into the Master’s degrees in the School of Agriculture shall apply. The following shall be eligible for admission into the Masters of Science (Agribusiness Management) program.
i. At least an Upper Second Class Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in Agribusiness, agricultural economics or Agriculture from Kenyatta University or any other institutions recognized by the Kenyatta University senate.
ii. A holder of a second class honours (Lower Division) degrees in the above mentioned areas may be considered on condition that they attained Grade ‘B’ and above in units relevant to their areas of specialization and an evidence of at least two years relevant working experience.


i. The general university examination regulations shall apply
ii. Students enrolled for the Master of Science in Agribusiness Management degree program will be expected to take written examinations on all the taught units.
iii. The written examinations will constitute 60% of the total marks while the continuous assessment tests (CATs) will constitute 40%. Each unit shall be graded out of 100% and the pass mark for each unit shall be 40% of the total marks. These marks shall be translated into literal grades as:
• 70% and above =A
• 60% and above but less than 70% =B
• 50% and above but less than 60% =C
• Below 50% =F (fail)

The designated degree to be awarded will be:
Master of Science in Agribusiness Management

List of Units
Year 1
KCU 801: Research Methods and Scientific Writing
KBT 800: Microeconomics for Agriculture
KBT 801: Macroeconomics for Agriculture
KBT 802: Agricultural and food marketing
KBT 803: Strategic Agribusiness Management
KBT 804: Agribusiness Supply Chain Management
KBT 805: Applied management for agribusiness
KBT806: Institutional and behavioral economics
KBT 807: Consumer Demand Analysis
EES 814: Statistics for Agriculture

Electives (Choose two)
Farm Business Development Option
KBT 808: Advanced Agricultural Project Management
KBT 810: Agricultural Finance and Risk Management
KBT 823: Agribusiness Enterprise Development
KBT 824: Quantitative Methods in Agribusiness management

Trade and Development Option
KBT 808: Advanced Agricultural Project Management
KBT 809: Foundations of Agricultural and Rural Development
KBT 812: Agricultural and food policy analysis
KBT 813: International Agricultural Trade
KBT 850: Thesis – Year 2

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