University of Swat (USWAT)

Duration: Full Time, 2 Years
Degree Type: MSc
Department: Botany
Campus: Swat

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How To Apply

The applicant shall fill in the application form and shall submit the same in admission section by due date.

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The study of plants is important for a number of reasons and plants always remained a fundamental part of life on earth. They generate oxygen and provide shelter, food, fibers, fuel and medicine. However, a rise in human population coupled with the demand for economic growth and diverse biotic interference have threatened plants diversity. The department of Botany at University of Swat was, therefore, established with the aim to provide interdisciplinary teaching and research opportunities in plant sciences and to apply the acquired acknowledge for sustainable economic growth of the society living in the naturally richest biodiversity zone of the country. The teaching programs are geared to focus on uniformity of principles in both macro and micro mechanisms in species of diverse living systems, thus providing ample opportunities for imparting and advancing knowledge and also establishing linkages and carrying out joint ventures with institutions in and abroad.

Degree requirement for this program is:

  • Bachelors or equivalent degree from a recognized University with at least 45% marks.

After completing this degree you will be able to take up the position of a researcher in a scientific research institute (like PCSIR, NIAB, NIBGE, Punjab Seed Corporation, Agriculture and Horticulture). Various Public & Private sector educational institutes also offer teaching and research posts for such graduates.

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