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Career Week 2018
A SAED student taking High School students through some of SAED's innovations,
Career Week 2018
An Animal Science Department Staff taking students through some exhibits used in teaching in Animals Science Programme,
SASA Award Ceremony
SASA Gold Award winner Ms. Martha Odhiambo , A student at School of Agriculture and Enterprise Development receiving her award from the Vice Chancellor Prof. Paul Wainaina and congratulated by Dr. Henry Kisembi (SASA Vice presdent in Africa) congratulates Ms. Martha Odhiambo.,
SASA Award Ceremony
SASA Gold Award winner Ms. Martha Odhiambo , A student at School of Agriculture and Enterprise Development receiving her award from the Vice Chancellor Prof. Paul Wainaina.,
SASA Award Ceremony
School of Agriculture and Enterprise Development (SAED) faculty members joins the Vice Chancellor in congratulating Ms. Martha Odhiambo.The faculty members are; Prof Waceke Wanjohi, Dean SAED (Extreme left), Dr. George Kariuki, Chairman Agricultural Science and Technology Department (extreme Right) and Dr.Catherine Muui , Ms. Martha’s supervisor(Second right).,
8TH SAED GRADUANDS SEMINAR
STAFF AND POSTGRADUATE STUDENTS DURING THE 8TH SAED GRADUANDS SEMINAR HELD ON 20TH JULY 2017 AT GRADUATE SCHOOL,
December 2017 Graduands
School of Agriculture graduands during the 43rd Graduation ceremony

MASTER OF SCIENCE ( INTEGRATED SOIL FERTILITY MANAGEMENT)

Admission Requirements
i. The common regulations governing admissions to masters degrees in Kenyatta University shall apply.
ii. The general regulations for all master degrees in the school of Agriculture and Enterprise Development shall apply.
iii. Holders of a B.Sc. Degree with an upper Second Class Honours in Agriculture, Agricultural Resource Management, Dry-land Agriculture & Enterprise Development, Agricultural Engineering, Range Management, Horticulture, Environmental science, Agricultural Education or any equivalent qualification from Kenyatta University or other institutions recognized by Kenyatta University Senate
iv. Those with Second Class (Lower Division) may be considered on condition that they have Grade “C” and above in units relevant to their areas of specialization.
Course Structure, Study Duration
The M.Sc. degree in Integrated Soil fertility shall consist of coursework, examination and thesis The M.Sc. programme shall take a minimum period of two years. In year one, a candidate shall be required to take a total of 10 units. In year two, a candidate shall concentrate on research work and submit a thesis.

Examination Regulations
The Kenyatta University examination regulations governing post- graduate exams shall apply. Unit registered for in each semester shall be examined at the end of each semester Coursework assessment shall consist of final written examination and Continuous Assessment Tests (CATs) which shall include practicals, written tests, seminars, oral presentation and term papers The final written examination shall constitute 60% of the total marks for each unit while CATs shall constitute 40% of the total marks. The pass mark for each unit shall be 50%.The thesis will be supervised by at least two academic staff members. The thesis will be examined according to the university regulations, that is written thesis and oral presentation (defence)

Certification
The degree to be awarded is designated: Master of Science in Integrated Soil fertility Management (M.Sc. in Integrated Soil Fertility Management or ISFM).

Unit Code and Title
Level 800 –
KCU 800: Biostatistics
KCU 802: Philosophy and Practice of Sustainability Science
KRM 800: Soil Genesis and Classification
KRM 806: Agro-Meteorology
KRM 813: Agriculture and Environment
KCU 801: Research Methods
KRM 801: Soil Biology and Biochemistry
KRM 803: Advanced Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition
KRM 808: Soil and Water Conservation
KRM 805: Soil Water Plant Relations
KRM 830: Thesis (In year 2)

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