University of Eswatini

Department of Animal Science

Department of Animal Science


The Department seeks to foster excellence in teaching, research and outreach, particularly in collaboration with small and medium enterprises for mutual benefit.


  • To offer courses in Animal Production and Health in order to respond to human resource needs in this area.
  • To conduct research in the broad field of Animal Production and Health.
  • To promote collaboration between the Department and industry in research and outreach.
  • To develop and subsequently offer post-graduate degree courses.
  • To strengthen entrepreneurial projects for students.
  • To develop mechanisms for disseminating user-friendly information to stakeholders.
  • To secure funding for research, academic and the development of infrastructure.