Horticulture, on the other hand, is a broader field within agriculture science that encompasses the cultivation of plants, including fruits, vegetables, flowers, and ornamental plants. It involves the study and application of various techniques and principles to ensure the optimal growth, development, and management of plants.
The Bachelor of Horticulture and Floriculture Management program is a four-year undergraduate program based on the semester system. It is conducted by Tribhuvan University (TU) under the Institute of Science and Technology (IST). This program was introduced in Nepal in 2012 AD, and it consists of a total of eight semesters. The program aims to provide students with in-depth knowledge and understanding of the professional aspects of floriculture. It also focuses on familiarizing students with the scientific and economic importance of floriculture.
The Bachelor of Horticulture and Floriculture Management program is designed to equip students with the necessary skills and expertise in the field of floriculture. It covers various aspects such as plant propagation, nursery management, greenhouse technology, landscape design, pest and disease management, marketing, and entrepreneurship. The program is intended to prepare graduates for a career in the floriculture industry, including roles in commercial flower production, landscaping companies, research and development, and business ventures related to floriculture.
The objectives of the Bachelor of Horticulture and Floriculture Management degree program are as follows:
Eligibility for Admission:
The eligibility criteria for admission of BSc Horticulture and Floriculture Management program are asfollows: