Masters in Plant Breeding and Genetics
How To Apply
Application forms duly filled along with photocopies of educational certificates/degrees be submitted to the respective Department/College before the due date.
Plant breeding is the art and science of changing the traits of plants in order to produce desired characteristics. Plant breeding can be accomplished through many different techniques ranging from simply selecting plants with desirable characteristics for propagation, to more complex molecular techniques.
Candidates must have passed MA/MSc/Pharm D/BS (4-years) or equivalent (16-years of education) in the relevant field, or have an equivalent degree from HEC recognized institution with at least second division or cGPA 2.0/4.0.
Plant breeding has been practiced for thousands of years, since near the beginning of human civilization. It is now practiced worldwide by individuals such as gardeners and farmers, or by professional plant breeders employed by organizations such as government institutions, universities, crop-specific industry associations or research centers.