CELOS fosters applied scientific research in the Agricultural and Forestry sector
in Suriname and the region.
In addition to conduct research, CELOS also makes its
services and facilities available to University Scientists and students, namely those
faculty members and students affiliated with the Department of Agriculture of the Faculty
Since the expertise of the various Agricultural and Forestry fields exist
within the staff of CELOS and the Faculty of Technology, these institutions are able to
adequately adapt their programs to target many Agricultural and Forestry sub-areas.
Our Fields of specialisation are:
Agriculture and Animal Science, Forestry, Wood Technology, Tissue culture, Soil Science, Biodiversity,
Agronomy, Agro forestry, GIS and Remote Sensing (NARENA), Aquaculture and Fish Ecology.