Objectives and Vision

The roles and functions of the Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness within the College  Basic and Applied Sciences include the following:
1.    To provide trained personnel to meet the nation's demand for high level professional manpower in agricultural sciences, agricultural economics, agricultural administration, agribusiness management in research, teaching, advisory work and business management.
2.    To provide extension services to government agencies, multinational agencies, private companies, and private individuals in the fields of agricultural economics, agribusiness and rural development.

To be a center of excellence in research and training in the areas of Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Administration and Agribusiness.


To provide a congenial environment for the training of highly qualified and enterprising agricultural economists, agricultural administrators and agribusiness practitioners for the purpose of training/teaching, research and extension.