To develop knowledge of the science of soils studies and technologies of soil use and management through which food and security will be assured and environmental protection sustained.
To provide high quality training and skills to students to become professionally competent managers of soil resources for the well-being of people.
The main objectives are:
- To instill in students a sound knowledge of Soil Science and its applications and to involve the students in an intellectually stimulating and satisfying experience of learning and studying the workings of the soils and the environment.
- To properly equip the students with sufficient and relevant academic and technical knowledge and skills for tackling problems in the field of Soil Science.
- To cultivate in students the ability to organize and formulate principles, in accordance to meteorological concepts which they can apply to observe, analyze and interpret spatial and ecological problems in their immediate and wider environments.