The subject of Botany encompasses a scientific study of plants that includes structure, growth, reproduction, metabolism, taxonomy, development, diseases and evolutionary relationship of different classes of plants. It helps in grasping first hand knowledge about the life process, production of food, fibers and biopharmaceuticals to treat diseases and to understand environment changes vital for survival of life on this planet.

Duration: 2 Years


Graduation in any stream of Life Sciences or B.Sc. Integrated Biotechnology with 50%

Selection Procedure:

Merit and Interview

Career Prospects


  • Biotechnolgy Firms
  • Biopharmaceutical Firms
  • Oil Industry
  • Seed Companies
  • Lumber or Paper Companies
  • Nurseries
  • Food Companies
  • Chemical Companies
  • Biological Supply Houses
  • National Park Services
  • Deparments of Consrvation and Land Management
  • Plant health Inspection Services
  • Department of Agriculture
  • Forest Service
  • Department of Environmental Protection
  • Departments of Agriculture and Water
  • Nature Conservancy
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • Medical Plant Resources Laboratory