Masters in Plant Pathology
How To Apply
Admission form can be downloaded from the university website (www.uaf.edu.pk). Forms complete in all respects should be submitted to the university before the due date.
PKR 20,000/- per Semester
Plant pathology (also phytopathology) is the scientific study of plant diseases caused by infectious organisms and environmental conditions. Organisms that cause infectious disease include fungi, oomycetes, bacteria, viruses, viroids, virus-like organisms, phytoplasmas, protozoa, nematodes and other parasitic plants.
Degree requirements for this program are:
- BSc (Hons) Agriculture/BSc (Hons) Agriculture with major in the relevant field of study (deficiency courses will be given where necessary), with minimum 45% marks or 2.5/4.0 CGPA, and having Punjab Domicile.
Plant pathology plays an important role in plant disease control. This field holds extreme importance in an Agricultural Country in Pakistan. Plant pathologists work directly with agricultural producers, food processors, landscape and forest managers, or other professionals involved in growing or managing plants.