M.Sc. Agriculture in
Plant Pathology

Agriculture M.Sc. Plant Pathology

A M.Sc. Plant Pathology is a two-year Postgraduate programme designed to provide students with a scientific understanding as well as broad knowledge of plant condition management and diagnosis techniques. Plant Pathology course also provides knowledge in mushroom cultivation and biological control for new businesses. Aspirants will comprehend and analyze current concerns and occurrences in agriculture, as well as how they affect their future careers in agriculture. Candidates will be able to examine and recognize input-output relationships in the field of agriculture in order to reach lucrative and effective conclusions.

School of Agriculture at Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand University offers M.Sc. Agriculture in Plant Pathology program that aims to teach applicants how to recognize the many manifestations of diverging disease management, treatment, and plant diseases via the use of chemicals. Students with a Master's Degree in Plant Pathology are constantly in demand in private, semi-government, and government organizations. Aspirants with a M.Sc. in Plant Pathology would be able to obtain high- paying positions as Scientists at the Department of Plant Protection.

Salient Features

  • 19+ years of excellence
  • Focus on student-centered learning
  • Problem-based learning and industry-relevant curriculum
  • Best placement opportunities to get placed in high-end and reputed companies
  • Industrial training in reputable firms and organizations
  • The privilege of 100% placement guidance and support
  • Industry visits, seminars, workshops, and guest lectures by eminent researchers and industry practitioners
  • Active student clubs and bodies
  • The multi-cultural and vibrant teaching environment

Admissions Open-2024

Merit-based admission process with online application at Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand University.

Eligibility & Duration

  • Duration : 2 Years
  • The candidate must have passed graduation under 10+2+3 or 10+2+4 pattern in courses like Horticulture, Forestry, and Agriculture securing at least 50% marks or equivalent CGPA in aggregate, from a recognized university.

Fee Structure

Course Total Fee
Academic fee ( Per Sem) ₹ 40,000/-

One Time Fee

Application Fee (Non-Refundable) Admission Fee (Non-Refundable) University Enrollment Fee (Non-Refundable)
₹ 1,500 ₹ 7,000 ₹ 3,000
Exam fees ( Per Semester) ₹ 4,500/-
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Program Educational Objectives (PEO's)

PEO-1 Instil knowledge and abilities in recognizing the negative effects of plant diseases on crops.
PEO-2 The ability to comprehend the host-pathogen interaction in terms of plant disease.
PEO-3 Provide information to react to the demands of integrated disease management consistently and systematically.
PEO-4 Come up with new ways to improve the efficiency of input utilization.

Program Specific Objectives (PSO's)

PSO-1 Demonstrate knowledge and comprehension of key facts, concepts, principles, and theories in subject areas.
PSO-2 Technical papers, project reports, design documentation, and seminar presentations require communicating effectively in both oral and written environments.
PSO-3 Developing the capacity to recognize, examine, comprehend, and evaluate complex problems relating to plant disease management, as well as to create and implement effective solutions and strategies.
PSO-4 Using cross-functional information and research tools, assess analytical and scientific decision-making.
PSO-5 Instil the importance of research in developing and maintaining state-of-the-art knowledge in diverse agricultural technologies. Acquire the ability to build, create, and change systems to satisfy desired goals while remaining within reasonable restrictions.
PSO-6 Apply ethical concepts, adhere to professional obligations and norms in scientific activity, and learn about intellectual property rights, standards, and legislation in agricultural and related industries.

Program Grid Structure

Job Opportunities
The Course Might Lead To:

With the commercialization of agriculture, there are a plethora of career opportunities for M.Sc. Agronomy graduates in both government and private sectors. The various job profiles include:

  • Agrochemical Companies
  • Agricultural Firm
  • Agricultural Consulting Companies
  • Agricultural Research Service
  • Botanical Gardens
  • Biological Control Companies
  • Biotechnology Firms
  • Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service
Job Opportunities