The specific objectives of the programme are to:
i. create appropriate environment needed for the intellectual development of the students for research work and entrepreneurship;
ii. develop and teach courses covering the broad areas of Agribusiness: crop, livestock, fisheries, food processing, forestry, Agricultural technology, management, accounting, marketing and finance;
iii. develop and turn out agribusiness-oriented graduates in the various fields of agribusiness by making it imperative for each student to develop an agribusiness enterprise by his/her graduation date;
iv. produce graduates who can process and analyze agribusiness investment policies, export mechanism, management strategies and socio-economic problems with the purpose of providing solution to these problems;
v. produce graduates who will profitably put their skill in the establishment and management of agribusiness enterprises;
vi. carry out researches in the various fields of agribusiness; and
vii. train personnel apt in conducting research as well as teaching courses incidental to Agribusiness.