Masters in Soil Science
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
Soil science is the study of soil as a natural resource on the surface of the earth including soil formation, classification and mapping; physical, chemical, biological, and fertility properties of soils; and these properties in relation to the use and management of soils.
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.
Soil, a natural and renewable resource, is vital to sustaining food production, supporting plant and animal life and providing a foundation for infrastructures across the world. Therefore, soil scientists can operate in a range of professional areas including research for public and private sector institutions; government policy; consultancy; overseas development; assistance with onsite archaeological excavations and subsequent laboratory analysis; landscape design; forensics; site reclamation and remediation; and environmental conservation.