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Monday, 12 January 2009 20:52
The Faculty of Agronomy specializes in agricultural science concerned with the theory and practice of field-crop production and soil management. It is the third largest faculty of eight faculties at the Royal University of Agriculture (RUA). The faculty is composed of three departments: the Department of Soil Sciences, the Department of Plant Production and the Department of Plant Protection.
The objectives of the Faculty of Agronomy are:
To, through applied and basic research, seek relevant knowledge in the area of agronomy and agricultural sciences
To extend relevant knowledge and professional skills in the area of agronomy and agricultural sciences to students through an appropriate educational curriculum
To extend to new, relevant knowledge concerning agricultural production methods and strategies, as well as resource management and conservation, to farmers and the agricultural community at large.
To develop the human resources necessary to allow the Cambodian agricultural sector to function and grow efficiently and productively, while respecting its responsibility towards the Cambodian society and environment at large.
To keep the educational curriculum in agricultural sciences updated and responsive to the demands and sensitivities of Cambodian society.
To develop the academic quality of graduates to a standard that allows them to themselves become appropriate teachers, lecturers and disseminators of agricultural knowledge to future generations of students at the Faculty, thereby providing a continuous updating and refreshing of agricultural knowledge.
Contact Main Person:
Mr.CHUONG Sophal, Dean of Faculty of Agronomy
Tel:(855) 11 918 901/(855) 23 219829 ext.111
Fax: (855) 23 219690/291753
- P.O.Box 2696, Chamkar Daung, Dangkor District, Phnom Penh, Cambodia .
Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 January 2009 23:05