The Department of Agrochemistry and Pedology is one of the leading Departments at the Faculty of Agronomy.
The Department of Genetics, Plant Breeding and Biotechnology is one of the oldest Departments of Uman National University of Horticulture. During the period of its existance the workers of the Department created more than 150 sorts and hybrids of agricultural crops, trained a great amount of highly-qualified specialists of agrarian manufacturing and scientific research staff, developed new approaches in selective and genetic investigations of plants.
Today the department provide the fulfilment of the academic programme and scientific practical training by students in the whole volume.
The Department of Biology, that unites fundamental sciences, such as plant physiology, microbiology, virology, biochemistry, plant physiology with on basis of biotechnology, fruits biochemistry, vegetables and grapes, physiology and nourishment hygiene, is a theoretical basis for training of highly-qualified specialists for the agricultural sphere, and is also a theoretical basis of the plant growing sphere, that determines its practical role for agriculture and working out modern biotechnological developments.
The Department performs the training of specialists in the educational direction 6.040106 «Ecology, Environmental Protection and Balanced Management of Nature» in the sphere of knowledge «Natural Sciences» in the qualification 3439 «Organizer of Management of Nature». The training is held in the educational and qualification degrees «Bachelor», «Specialist»
The Department was established in 1938. A founder and the first head of the Department was (1938–1948) a professor M. Lopatin. Today it is the graduating Department of specialists' training on plant protection for the following degrees: Bachelors, Specialists, Masters.
The Department of Vegetable Growing of Uman National University of Horticulture was established on the basis of a room of vegetable growing, that was established at Uman School of Horticulture and Agriculture by a professor S. Vukolov in 1907, who was the first, that made a great contribution into the development of scientific vegetable growing by publishing the textbook "Vegetable Growing Course" in 1927.
The Department of Fruit Growing and Viticulture, which actually trains specialists, starins at gardeners' training not to lower to the level of life problems under modern complicated economic conditions and it also aims at its improvement and experience adoption of close and far neighbours. Undoubted acknowledgement of our students' training thoroughness can be considered their regular probation at industrial gardens and berry fields of Great Britain, Germany, France and Poland. Today the Department is a peculiar staff of world «know-how» introduction into national gardening and is a generator of this process in Ukraine.
At the Department are taught such subjects as: Ukrainian language, Ukrainian Business Language, English Language, German Language, French and Latin Languages, Business Foreign Language; work with post-graduate students by the program of candidate minimum is held. Since 2001 advanced curriculum in foreign languages has functioned, the aim of which is the improvement of foreign languages mastery and training for doing manufacturing and educational practical training abroad.
The Department is leading and graduating for specialists' and masters' of management training for Agro Industrial Complex of Ukraine
The main goal of the Department is the formation of students' high level of world-view and philosophical, public and political, civil, judicial, moral and aesthetic consciousness and culture.
The course of Agricultural economics has been taught since the period of transformation of the Main school of horticulture into Uman School of Agriculture and Horticulture. The initiator of its introduction was a candidate of sciences, a civil advisor P. Zahorskyi, who had been teaching Agricultural Economics for a long period.
The Department provides fundamental economics training for students of the University. The main work is directed to training a new generation of future workers of Ukrainian economics - active participants and creaters of market relations.
The Department realizes training of specialists on a new enough, but extremely promising speciality for economics of Ukraine
The Department of accounting and taxation is graduating and realizes specialists' training on the speciality «Accounting and Audit» at such educational and qualificational levels as «Bachelor», «Specialist» and«Master». Post-graduates of the Department easily realize their potential at enterprises of all forms of ownership and economy, offices of state management, bank organizations, reresentatives of foreign and national companies combining their knowledge and practical skills attained during the process of their education.
The Department of Finance, Banking and Insurance was established in 1998, is graduating and realizes training specialists of speciality «Finance, Banking and Insurance» of educational and qualificational degrees of Bachelor, Specialist and Master. Graduates of the Department are able to work in the sphere of state finance, especially in systems of the Ministry of Finance, State Treasury Service, State Tax Service, Pension Fund of Ukraine and Funds of Social Insurance, State Control Organizations at enterprises and in organizations with different forms of ownership and subordination, in higher educational institutions, scientific and investigating services.
The Department of Applied Engineering and Labour Safety was established according to the order of a principal № 293 from 04.07.2001 for providing specialists training in speciality «Technology of storage, preserving and reprocessing fruits and vegetables» for educational anf qualificational degrees of Bachelor and Specialist.
The Department is graduating and realizes specialists' of engineering service of mechanization of agro industrial production training for Bachelor's, Specialist's and Master's Degrees.
The Department is graduating for students of training direction – «Technology of Storage and Processing of Grain»
Specialists of storage, preserving and processing of fruits and vegetables are trained at the Faculty of Engineering and Technology for such degrees as Bachelor's, Master's and Specialist's. A graduating Department of Technology of Storage and Processing of Fruit and Vegetables is powerful.