Academics Details

School of Agriculture and Natural Resources

The Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute (BAMSI) offers teaching and training in various branches of agriculture and marine science and related disciplines.

The Institute and its programs are registered and approved by the National Accreditation and Equivalency Council of the Bahamas (NAECOB).

 

The programs provide the professional and technical qualifications necessary for various branches of agriculture and marine science and offer strong academic training and extensive hands on orientation with the goal of providing students with the entrepreneurial and technical skills needed to make an effective and immediate impact.

  • Agriculture

    The agriculture programme seeks to revolutionize research, development and training in the quest for improved food security. The programme exposes learners to the production of crops and livestock for food, feed, fibre and fuel, thereby transitioning from the biological sciences to the applied areas. The programm...

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  • Environmental Science

    Environmental management of natural resources and conservation are pre-requisites for sustainable development in the region. Achieving sustainable development requires an appreciation of the value of natural resources and the environment, and the development of the knowledge base and skills required for effective...

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  • General Agriculture

    The diversity and complexity of agricultural careers require a combined understanding of many sub disciplines within the field. The General Agriculture programme is designed for students who love to work outdoors to maintain crop and livestock.

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  • Agronomy

    Agronomy is the study of crops and all their components of production. This programme is designed to provide scientific and technological aspects of producing plants that serve our needs.

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  • Animal Science

    This programme offers theoretical and practical knowledge of animal production. It focuses on a variety of animal husbandry related areas including livestock management, pasture blocks supervision, and agricultural business services.

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  • Art and Environment

    The Associate of Science in Art and Environment prepares students to enter professional practice in the Arts and Sciences. This program integrates environmental studies and sciences, studio and applied arts.

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  • Agriculture

    THIS HYBRID COURSE CONSISTS OF SIX (6) WEEKS THEORY ON LINE AND ONE (1) WEEK PRACTICAL ON THE BAMSI FARM IN NORTH ANDROS.

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  • Backyard Farming

    This 7 weeks online course is for students interested in growing food plants for their own consumption. Lessons are presented via online instruction and interactive meetings.

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  • Landscaping and Gardening

    This hybrid course consists of five (5) weeks theory on line and one (1) week practical on the BAMSI farm.

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