Agrhymet Regional Centre Centre régional Agrhymet (CRA/ARC) 


top General Information


Street:P.O. Box 11011


Tel.:+227(20) 31-53-16 +227(20) 31-54-36

Fax:+227(20) 31-54-35


Institution Funding



Founded 1974 as specialized Institute of the Permanent Interstate Committee for drought control in the Sahel (CILSS). Offers training and information in the fields of food security and sustainable natural resources management.

Academic Year

October to June

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (baccalaureat, Science option) or equivalent for the higher diploma; and higher diploma or equivalent for the diploma of Ingénieur

Tuition Fees

National:2,200,000 per annum-3,600,000 per annum (XOF)



Accrediting Agency

Comité Permanent Inter-états de Lutte contre la Sécheresse dans le Sahel (CILSS); Conseil Africain et Malgache pour l'Enseignement Supérieur (CAMES)

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Souleymane Samba Ly

Job title:Administrateur général

Senior Administrative Officer : Etienne Sarr

Job title:Head, Training and Research Department

top Divisions

Course/Programme : Agrometeorology

Fields of study:Agricultural Equipment, Agricultural Management, Meteorology

More details:IRD

Course/Programme : Climate Change and Sustainable Development

Fields of study:Environmental Studies, Meteorology

More details:Postgraduate

Course/Programme : Computer Engineering

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, Software Engineering

Course/Programme : Food and Nutrition Security

Fields of study:Food Science

More details:Postgraduate

Course/Programme : Hydrology

Fields of study:Hydraulic Engineering

Course/Programme : integrated Water and Environmental Resource Management

Fields of study:Environmental Management, Natural Resources

More details:Postgraduate

Course/Programme : Plant Protection

Fields of study:Plant and Crop Protection

Course/Programme : Sustainable Crop and Environmental Protection

Fields of study:Environmental Studies, Plant and Crop Protection

More details:Postgraduate

Course/Programme : Sustainable Land Management

Fields of study:Soil Management

More details:Postgraduate

top Degrees

Diplôme de Technicien supérieur

Diplôme d'Ingénieur

Fields of study:Agricultural Engineering, Computer Engineering, Meteorology, Plant and Crop Protection, Water Science


Fields of study:Cattle Breeding, Development Studies, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Food Science, Natural Resources, Soil Management

top Student Services and Facilities

Student Services

Academic Counselling

Cultural Activities

Health Services

Language Laboratory

Sports Facilities

top Academic Periodicals


Bulletin du Département Formation et Recherche

top Student & Staff Numbers



Updated on 11-09-2017