Welcome to the Department of Agricultural Economics, Agribusiness and Extension

I welcome you to the Department of Agricultural Economics, Agribusiness and Extension in the University of Energy and Natural Resources. Our undergraduate and post graduate market driven programmes are designed to cover all business, economics and community development disciplines so that students will be able to apply concepts from these disciplines to agribusiness and allied industries.

The main aim of our programmes is to train students who wish to undertake managerial-level, agripreneurship, research, agricultural planning, policy, trade and consultancy careers in food production, processing, agricultural output and input marketing, agricultural finance, supply chain, food and agribusiness allied sectors.

 

The department has well motivated, dynamic and young but experienced and dedicated lecturers who provide excellent theoretical and practical content of courses in agribusiness, applied economics and community development.

 

Our innovative programmes, distinguished faculty and competitive students place the department among one of the best in the provision of agribusiness, applied economics and community development education in the sub region.

 

Vision Statement
To become the prime leader in the provision of agribusiness, applied economics and community development education in Africa.

Mission Statement
We undertake demand driven research, continuous development of problem solving and job oriented curriculum, teaching and training of students and clients in agricultural and its allied sectors.