M.Sc./ M.Phil On Campus

Agriculture - Plant Pathology (Hons)

24 months
500 USD/year
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Agriculture - Plant Pathology (Hons) from University of the Punjab is designed to develop scientific, socio-cultural, economic and political leadership, through learner-centered teaching and research among the graduates in order to promote national cohesion and stability through providing quality education at par with international standards.


Agriculture - Plant Pathology (Hons) from University of the Punjab aims to provide quality education to ensure that our graduates are nurtured to be sensitive, tolerant, humane, and carry wisdom of knowledge, creative thinking and research skills for their holistic development. This will hone their potential for assuming leadership roles in diverse fields of the society.

Students at Agriculture - Plant Pathology (Hons) from University of the Punjab will:

  • Get implicit and explicit knowledge and develop critical thinking and applied research skills
  • Develop character and inculcate moral values as desired by the Pakistani society
  • Develop leadership skills among graduates for their diverse roles in the society

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Mycology
  • Fungal systematics 
  • Fungal Plant Pathology
  • Plant Virology
  • Plant Bacteriology
  • Plant Nematology
  • Ecology and Epidemiology of Plant Diseases 
  • Biochemistry and Physiology of Diseased Plants 
  • Genetics of Plant Pathogens 
  • Seed Pathology 
  • Integrated Plant Disease Management 
  • Post-harvest Pathology 
  • Insects in relation to plant diseases 
  • Forest and Shade Tree Pathology 
  • Advances in Plant Pathology 
  • Molecular Plant Virology 
  • Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions 
  • Plant Pathology and International Obligations 
  • Biological Control of Plant Pathogens 
  • Bioinformatics in Plant Pathology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




64 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • BS/B.Sc. (Hons.) in Agriculture Major in Plant Pathology
  • A foreign candidate will apply through his/her Home Country’s Embassy (whose names are recommended by the Ministry of Education, Govt. of Pakistan according to the prescribed procedure).  
  • Foreign students are exempted from the Entry Test & Admission Application Fee.  

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1000 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

Tuition fees for national students in rupees:

  • Semester I = 22,575/
  • Semester II = 18,100/
  • Semester III = 21,659/
  • Semester IV = 19,684/


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