Message from the Dean
Assalamualaikum w.b.t. and a very good day,
Welcome to the Faculty of Sustainable Agriculture (FPL), Universiti Malaysia Sabah Sandakan Campus.
FPL is the only faculty in Borneo which offers studies in agriculture at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Three fields of study at the undergraduate level are Crop Production, Horticulture and Landscaping, and Livestock Production.
The faculty is equipped with a wide array of teaching and learning in the field of agriculture. Farm plot area of 170 acres for crops and livestock give students real exposure in the world of agriculture. Recent scientific equipment such as LCMS also provided to enable students to conduct research and analysis in the laboratory.
Throughout the four years of study, students will follow a curriculum specially designed to meet the needs of employment in agriculture. It combines modern and sustainable agricultural science with skills to prepare future graduates entering the job market. Additional skills in business knowledge through special courses such as basic of agribusiness equip students with the knowledge to control agricultural businesses.
Upon graduation, students will be awarded a Bachelor of Agricultural Science Degree with honors.
We welcome you to the Faculty of Sustainable Agriculture, UMS Sandakan.
"Leader of Modern Agriculture"
ASSOCIATE PROF DR. SAAFIE SALLEH
Faculty of Sustainable Agriculture
Universiti Malaysia Sabah