Pests & Plant Health

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Introduction

In light of variables that included all aspects of agricultural activity and international trade implications, the world turn to work with the principles of pest management and plant health and to follow international laws and policies, which means the safety of the product and thus its ability to compete in local and international markets.

Vision:

To be a leading and vibrant center of excellence for training, research, development, preservation and dissemination of knowledge in crop protection and environmental conservation.

 Mission:

To provide a conducive learning environment for quality education and training that promotes scholarship, stimulates innovative research and technology development, consultancy and community service for improved livelihoods and sustainable development

Objectives:

  • Provide the students with recent developments in the field of pests and pests management so as to compete worldwide.
  • Provide the students with the laws and protocols for the detection and inspection of pests in, plant products and other related materials.
  • Develop training courses and establish guidance for governmental organizations and the private sector.
  • Communicate with relevant institutions locally, regionally and globally.