Egerton University

Egerton University is located in Njoro, Kenya. The Faculty of Agriculture offers BSC, MSc, and PhD programs in the departments of agricultural economics and agri-business management; animal sciences; crops, horticulture and soils; and airy, food Sciences and technology. Each of the four departments offers undergraduate and MSc degrees; the only PhD is in horticulture. In addition, both a BSc and MSC are offered in agricultural extension and education, which is taught in the Faculty of Education.

Projects

Farm attachments: Students and farmers learning together

Proactive and closely mentored farm attachment programmes have the potential to help farmers innovate and at the same time develop student skills and social commitment. This example particularly focuses on…