Soil is the most essential component for crop production by supporting the plants mechanically and supplying essential nutrient elements. Thus, knowledge on soil and its basic properties including soil types and their crop suitability, fertility status, nutrient deficiencies and fertilizer application plays crucial role for better understanding among the students.

To educate the students, the department is offering different courses on soils supported with laboratory and field activities in their academic program

To know about soil types and their suitability for different crops
To upgrade the knowledge and skill on soil analysis techniques.
To understand nutrients deficiency and toxicity symptoms
To learn about fertilizers and their application in crops.