Agricultural University Peshawar Khyber Pukhtunkhwa Courses

Agricultural University Peshawar Khyber Pukhtunkhwa Cources

Courses at the University of Agriculture Peshawar

The University offers following courses:

  • B.Sc (Hons) Agriculture
  • S.Sc (Hons) Biotechnology
  • DVM, BBA (Hons)
  • BS in computer science
  • BS in information technology in various specializations, under the semester system.
  • The duration of each Bachelor degree program shall be four years (8 semesters) after F.A/Fsc.
  • The duration of DVM degree program shall be five years (10 semesters).
  • Medium of instructions for teaching and examination is English except Islamic Studies and Pakistan Studies.
  • Islamic Studies shall be compulsory for Muslims with the option of taking Ethics for non-Muslims Students.

In B. Sc. (Hons) Agric. Part-III and BBA (Hons) Part-IV, students can take admission to the specialization of his/her choice.

However B.Sc (Hons) Biotechnology, DVM, BS (CS) & BS IT are composite degree.

Faculties at UOA, Peshawar

Five Faculties are conducting these degree courses at UOA, Peshawar

Faculty of nutrition Sciences

The faculty offers admissions in B.Sc (H), M.Sc (H) and PhD degrees programs in the following departments:

  • Food science and Technology
  • Agriculture chemistry
  • Human nutrition

Faculty of Crop Production Sciences

The faculty is rendering developed curriculum for specialization B.Sc.(Hons) and M.Sc.(Hons) in the following departments:

  • Department of Agriculture Mechanization
  • Department of Horticulture
  • Department of Agronomy
  • Department of Plant breeding and Genetics
  • Department of Soil and environmental sciences
  • Department of Water Management

Faculty of Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Sciences

DVM is a composite degree course conducted under the standard curriculum approved by the Pakistan Veterinary Medical Council and the Higher Education Commission. The curricula covers animal production and health disciplines.

  • Livestock management, breeding and genetics
  • Department of Animal Health
  • Department of Animal Nutrition
  • Department of Poultry Sciences

Faculty of Crop Protection Sciences

All Departments of the Faculty offer courses at B.Sc. (Hons.) M.Sc. (Hons.) and PhD level studies.

  • Department of Entomology
  • Department of Plant Pathology
  • Department of Plant Protection
  • Department of Weed Science

Faculty of Rural Social Sciences

  • Department of Agricultural economics
  • Department of Agricultural Extension Education and Communication
  • Department of Rural Sociology
  • Department of Math/Statistics/Computer Science
  • Institute of Development Studies (IDS)
  • Institute of Business and Management Sciences (IBMS)

In addition, this Faculty has the following three support departments which cater the need of all the students of the Agriculture

Department of English

Department of Islamiyat /Pakistan Studies

You can visit the university’s official website: to get more details.

Courses At Agricultural University Peshawar Khyber Pukhtunkhwa


Program and Courses

Courses Categories Duration Affilation Fee
F.Sc HEC Recognized N/A
F.A HEC Recognized N/A


Program and Courses

Courses Categories Duration Affilation Fee
BSc Agriculture Science HEC Recognized N/A


Program and Courses

Courses Categories Duration Affilation Fee
MSc Hons Agricultural HEC Recognized N/A

Ph. D

Program and Courses

Courses Categories Duration Affilation Fee
PhD Agricultural HEC Recognized N/A

Agricultural University Peshawar Khyber Pukhtunkhwa

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    Tayyab Usman 27 / Jul / 2019

    kindly inform when will be the dvm admission test

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      Gulalay 14 / Dec / 2018

      Kindly inform me when will be the test for MSc Hons in Horticulture?

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        Zahir Muhammad Khattak 22 / May / 2018

        2018 admissions schedule for BS

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          Zahir Muhammad Khattak 22 / May / 2018

          When will be started admission for BS agriculture


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