Entry Requirement

i. The common regulations for admission into the Masters Degrees in Kenyatta University shall apply.
ii. The general regulations for all Masters Degrees in the School of Agriculture and Enterprise Development shall apply.
iii. Holders of a Bachelor’s Degree With At Least Upper Second Class Honour’s In Agriculture or any Other Related Areas From Institutions Recognized By Kenyatta University Senate.
iv. Holders of Bachelor’s degree with Lower Second Class Division in Agriculture or any other related areas with at least two years relevant work experience or a post-graduate diploma.

Examination regulations

i. The general Kenyatta University Post graduate examination regulations shall apply.
ii. Students enrolled for the Master of Science in Agronomy program will take written examinations on all taught units. Written examination will constitute 60% of the total marks while CATs will be 40%. The pass mark for each unit shall be 50%
iii. The thesis will be examined according to Kenyatta university regulations.

The degree to be awarded is designated as M.Sc. in Seed Technology and Trade.

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Unit Codes and Titles

Level 800

KCU 800: Biometry
KCU 801: Research Methods and Scientific Writing
KBT 813 : International Agricultural Trade
KST 814: Advanced Seed Science and Technology
KST 835: Utilization of Plant Genetic Resources
KST 837: Biosafety, Ethics, Policy and Law
KST 846: Advanced Plant Nutrition
KST 850: Seed Physiology and Biotechnology
KST 851: Seed Production, Storage and Quality Control
KST 854: Seed Trade Networks
KST 880: Thesis