Basic science, engineering, and occupational courses are taught based on a four-year education at the Department of Horticulture. The principles of horticultural plants growing are also taught by field practices.
The Faculty of Agriculture at Adnan Menderes University was established on June 27, 1987 as a part of Dokuz Eylul University and that was linked up to Adnan Menderes University on July 11, 1992. The Department of Horticulture has been continuing its education since 1993-1994 academic year which was the establishment of the Faculty.
The mission of the programme under education is to conduct basic research and education responsible to environment, obeying sustainability rules in agriculture reaching knowledge in production and growing issues and giving Agricultural Engineer-graduates who can synthesize the acquired knowledge in horticulture basic field. The misson of that under scientific reseach area is to conduct basic research in collaboration with the partners in the field giving priority to regional problems and new findings which contribute to development.
The vision of the programme is to become an internationally well-known department exhibiting sensitive approaches responsible to global problems, to educate candidate technical staff in national and international agricultural sector, and to be known with its researches in horticulture basic field.
To educate candidate agricultural engineers who are able to acquire basic knowledge and practice towards agricultural sector and to use the methods of following technological advances.
Nine office rooms, two physiology laboratories, and one tissue culture laboratory under the responsibility of the Department are offerred to be used by academic personnel at the Faculty of Agriculture, Adnan Menderes University.
There are three different production ares including a fruit collection orchard, and grapevine and vegetable growing fields. This application area is 25.000 m2. In additon to this, different production areas, such as fruit crop propagation, mist-propagation, ornamental crops growing, and vegetable crops growing greenhouses are built and covered by polyethylene materials occupy 2.000 m2 area.
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