History

 

The Faculty of Agriculture was established on July 1st, 1969 after converting agricultural institute to Faculty of Agriculture subordinate to Alexandria University, then joining to Central Delta University that converted to Tanta University. Now, after establishing Kafrelsheikh University on August 1st, 2006, the faculty was the first brick in this great edifice.

·         The faculty had in the first year of its establishment 1182 students

·         The faculty still granted Bachelor degree in agricultural sciences (until 1974)

·         The ministerial decree No 898 was issued on November 1st, 1975 to issue the internal schedule of the faculty, so the university council granted Bachelor degree in agricultural sciences in one of these departments:

·         The ministerial decree No (172) was issued on February 12, 2006 about ramifying agricultural engineering from the first year instead of second year

·         The faculty prepared its students scientifically and practically in its different scientific specialists and also contributed to preparing expert researches in the agricultural field

·         It participates with its advanced scientific researches in the field of agricultural production, animal, reclaiming soils and development of rural communities

·         The ministerial decree No (3824) was issued on internal academic schedule (bachelor stage) by credit hours system according to:

 

 

A)    Kafrelsheikh University Council, according to the faculty council request, granted Bachelor degree in agricultural science in one of the following programs:

 

1)      Plant Production Program

2)      Animal, poultry and fish production program

3)      Food sciences program

4)      Plant production program

5)      Agricultural bio-technology program

6)      Economic, social and  agricultural sciences program

7)      Soils and water program

 

B)    Kafrelsheikh University council grants, according to the faculty council request, Bachelor degree in in agricultural engineering

C)    Graduation certificates were granted according to programs mentioned in article above and in case that the student chooses sub-orientation, this orientation will be added to main program in the certificate when graduation as following:

 

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Program

Trend

1

Plant production

Crops, fruits, flowers, ornamental plant, landscaping

2

Animal, poultry and fish production

Animal production, poultry production and fish production

3

Food sciences

Food technology, dairy

4

Plant production

Economic insects, plant diseases and Pesticides

5

Agricultural bio-technology

Genetics, agricultural microbiology

6

Economic, social and  agricultural sciences

Agricultural economy, agricultural guidance and rural community

7

Soils and water

 

8

Agricultural Engineering