Federal University of Kashere

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Animal Science

Dr. Joseph J. Okoh

Head of Department


In line with the Philosophy of Federal University Kashere (FUK), the B. Agriculture degree programme produces graduates that are adequately equipped with the comprehensive theoretical knowledge and practical skills required for engaging in productive and economic agricultural production for the nation and global community.

Our Vision:

Our vision is to pursue with vigor, self-sufficiency in Animal production, with excellence in Teaching, Research and service to Humanity.

Our Mission:

Our mission is to produce technically competent graduate with global best practice in food security, self-reliance in Agriculture and job providers rather than job seekers in today’s diverse and challenging economy.

Aim and Objectives:

The objectives of the program are to produce graduates that are:

  1. Geared towards self employment;
  2. Sufficient technically, productive with entrepreneurship skills who will be involved in production, research and entrepreneurship in any aspect of agriculture and other related disciplines;
  3. Relevant to themselves, the industry and society and who can contribute effectively to national and international development goals in Agriculture;
  4. Creative and have an understanding of an integrated systems approach to agriculture and related environmental issues.

Faculty of Agriculture Departments

Department of Agricultural Economics and Extension: Dr. Ya’u Adamu

Department of Agronomy: Prof. Mustapha Alhaji Muhamman

Department of Animal Science: Dr. Joseph J. Okoh

Department of Soil Science: Dr. M. S. Askira