The Department of Physical Sciences houses all the subject areas of physical sciences which are yet to develop into separate department. These courses provide support to other programs in the university.

The courses included under this Department are:


Courser Code Courser Name Credits
ART 102 Educational Planning 1
GEO 105 Geography 3
GEL 108 Geology 3
SSC 101 Soil Science 3
SSC 111 Soil Science Lab 1

Descriptions of the courses are given below

GEO 107 GEOGRAPHY [3]

An introduction to the physical and economic geography of the world. The course covers atmosphere, regional geography, natural resources, land use, population and transportation.

GEL 108 GEOLOGY [3]

The course is an introduction to basics of geology. Topics are earth’s physical, structural and dynamic features, the most common minerals and rocks, processes affecting earth, resources, natural disasters and oceanography.

SSC 101 SOIL SCIENCE [2]

This course covers the following topics

Soil geology: definition, properties and chemical composition., Soil genesis and soil formation., Soil physics., Soil biology., Soil fertility: distinction between soil fertility and productivity, soil pH, grading of soils.

SSC 111 SOIL SCIENCE LAB [1]

This course includes the Methods of soil sampling., Determination of soil pH., Particle size analysis by hydrometer method., Determination of bulk density, particle density and estimation of total porosity.