With pleasure I would like to welcome you to the Faculty of Agriculture home page on the Website of University of Khartoum.
The mission of the Faculty is to generate and invest in knowledge and technology, to utilize and manage natural resources efficiently, to produce sustainable agricultural development, produce food, alleviate poverty and concoct qualified cadre to lead and develop agricultural production, rural societies and community Through,research, transfer and settlement of knowledge & technology. The Faculty is contributing with other local, regional and international partners to develop the agricultural production and scientific research.
Since its establishment in 1938, the Faculty had stressed fast development in its infrastructure, departments (increased from 3 to 10) academic programs (from 3 to 13 according to 2007 Academic reform) and teaching systems (from Year to Semester System and finally to modified Credit Hour System). The faculty is blessed with an outstanding staff members recognized locally, regionally and internationally as they achieved success in the local, regional and international organizations. Also they qualified high caliber gradutes who lead development effort, locally and in some Arabian Gulf States.
The Faculty is playing a leading role in realization of the overall agricultural revival currently embodying the whole country. The Faculty partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Resources and Irrigation, Khartoum State, had resulted in the establishment of Shambat Agricultural Training Centre, Plant Tissue Culture Laboratory and the Plant Clinic, all of them will contribute to solve some of the several agricultural problems. On the other hand, Faculty partnership with the Federal Ministry of Industry and Sudanese Businessmen Union should result in the establishment of food industry incubator that would serve the food industry’s sector in the country.
The Faculty is the permanent residence for the Society of Arab Colleges of Agriculture (SACA), General Secretariat, one of the arms of Arab Universities Association the Faculty is contributing effectively in the preparation of a project for the Academic & Institutional Reference Standards and an Body for Agriculture, Education Quality &Accreditation.