Program Code

SAS-16

Level

Post Graduate

Duration

2 Years

About the Programme

The objective of M.Sc. Botany program is to inculcate the students with basic and specific knowledge and skills about the plant sciences and to expose them to the significance and applications of these subjects in our lives.

Why M. Sc. Botany?

The M.Sc. Botany program will equip the students with the fundamental understanding about the various concepts of botany and related fields. They will be competent of being gainfully employed in various sectors like agriculture industries, as well as opting for higher studies and research.

Who can opt?

  • Candidates who have keen passion in science and its related areas.
  • Candidates who have the ability to use scientific methods and rules to solve issues.
  • Candidates who had the dream of becoming an entrepreneur.

Program Fee

Fee Per Semester Fee Per Year
For National Students 40,000 80,000
For International Students 860 1720

Eligibility Criteria

For National Students
  • Bachelor Degree in Science with relevant subject with minimum 50% marks
For International Students

Syllabus

Semester 1
  • Virology and Microbiology
  • Practical based on MBOT-001
  • Phycology, Bryology
  • Practical based on MBOT-003
  • Mycology and Lichenology
  • Microbial Diversity Practical based on MBOT-005
  • Pteridology
  • Practical based on MBOT-007
  • Gymnosperms and Palaeobotany
  • Practical based on MBOT-009
Semester 2
  • Ecology
  • Practical based on MBOT-011
  • Soil Science and Phyto-geography
  • Practical based on MBOT-013
  • Cytogenetics
  • Practical based on MBOT-015
  • Biostatistics
  • Practical based on MBOT-017
  • Plant Breeding
  • Practical based on MBOT-019

Career path

  • Molecular biologist
  • Plant biochemist
  • Horticulturist
  • Environment consultant
  • Ecologist
  • Conservationist
  • Plant explorer
  • Academic Institutions
  • Forest Services
  • Biotechnology Firms
  • National Parks