The department of agricultural engineering offers Master degree in Irrigation and Water Management. The degree contents have been designed to address the global water management issues and possibilities. It is continually updated to reflect the contemporary requirements from our stakeholders. The ASABE and UNESCO-IHE recommended courses have been incorporated in this degree to provide a true global perspectives to our students. Our graduates get the opportunity to work with national and international experts in the field of irrigation and water management. 

Please call us or send an email to Dr. Moinul Hosain Oliver for details about admission into this postgraduate program.
Email	: headage@bsmrau.edu.bd
Tel	: +8801552407298
Web	: http://bsmrau.edu.bd/age/contact/

 

Name of the degree:     Master of Science (MS) in Irrigation and Water Management

The following courses are taught in the Master’s program:

A   Major Courses

Credit Minor Courses Credit
1a. Core 12 2a. Core 6
AGE 501 Water Resources and Irrigation

AGE 505 Farm Irrigation Systems Design

AGE 511 Economics of Water Resource Projects

AGE/AGR 507 Principles and Practices of Irrigation

3

3

3

3

STT 510  Design of Experiments

SSC 512  Soil Physics

3

3

1b. Elective 9 2b Elective 3
AGE 504 Water Quality and Environment

AGE 506 Irrigation System Management and Evaluation

AGE 508 Agricultural Meteorology

AGE 509 Operation Research in Water Management

AGE 510 GIS in Land and Water Resource Management

AGE 512 Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulics

AGE 513 Irrigation Engineering

AGE 514 Drainage of Agricultural Lands

AGE 515 Mathematics for Water Engineering

AGE 522 Open Channel Flow

AGE 541 Participatory Extension in Irrigation  Management

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

3

SSC 556 Soil and Water Conservation

AFE 521 Environmental Pollution and  Protection

 

Other conurses2

3

3

 

 

B. Seminar 1
AGE 598 Seminar 1
C. Thesis Research 12 (variable)
AGE 599 Thesis Research
Total 43

1Degree requirements may be changed on recommendation of the Students Advisory Committee and the Board of studies

2To be approved by the Students Advisory Committee