24 months
5410 USD/year
1428 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Botany programme of the University of Peshawar is offered by the Department of Botany was established in 1958 with the late Professor Dr. N.A. Qazilbash as the founder Chairman and the sole teacher to shoulder all the teaching responsibilities.


The premier class of the Botany programme of the University of Peshawar consisted of six students who graduated in 1960. The M.Sc. syllabi were revised during 1972, 1976, 1982 and 1999 to bring it at par with the recent developments in the subject to meet the call of the time. Research at M.Sc. level was introduced during 1972, Programme of Ph.D. was initiated during 1975. The present yearly in-take of M.Sc students is 50 each in morning and evening program. M.Phil/Ph.D. scholars are also admitted every year. The graduates are absorbed in education, forest, agriculture, plant protection, PCSIR, ministry of environment and various NGO’s.


To improve the quality of education and status of learning, teaching and research in the field of botany nationally and internationally.


The Department is committed to train students and scientists for the uplift of the community through teaching, research and participation.


Teaching, Research, Consultancy, Extension and Community welfare.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Virology, Bacteriology and Phycology
  • Mycology and Plant Pathology
  • Pteridology
  • Anatomy, Embryology and Taxonomy of Angiosperms
  • Plant Biochemistry
  • Cell Biology and Biometry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

Get your student insurance now

Start from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at University of Peshawar and/or in Pakistan, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Soon after the declaration of B.A/B.Sc result by the University of  Peshawar, the admission process commences by wide publicity in print & electronic media.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5410 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2705 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    1428 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 714 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • 58100  Rs per semester


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Our partners

University of Peshawar


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!