Botany > M.Sc. - Botany

M.Sc.(Botany) - Stands for Master of Science (Botany). Typically, M.Sc.(Botany) is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is graduation in science. Botany is a branch of biology, which encompasses scientific study of plant life. Subjects studied under this degree are Biology, Biodiversity, Chemistry, Mathematics & Statistics, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, Plant Physiology, Ecology, Genetics etc.

Basic Eligibility

 

For admission into master’s degree program a student must have a bachelor’s degree in the relevant subject. The duration of the program is of 2 years.

Job Prospects

After achieving a bachelor’s degree in botany, an individual can work as a biological technician, whereas a post graduate degree holder in botany makes him/her eligible for choosing a career in teaching or to take up research work in any well-known university.


Moreover, one can join any reputed organization as plant explorers, conservationists, ecologists, environment consultants, horticulturist, plant biochemist, nursery manager, genetics, molecular biologist, taxonomist, plant pathologist, environmental consultant and farming consultant.

Few job titles: -

 

  • Mycologist
  • Administrators
  • Ecologist
  • Fruit Growers
  • Plant Biochemist
  • Forester
  • Researchers


Few job sectors: -

 

  • Biotechnology Firms
  • Seed And Nursery Companies
  • Plant Resources Laboratory
  • Educational Institutions
  • Plant Health Inspection Services
  • Oil Industry
  • Arboretum
  • Forest Services
  • Land Management Agencies
  • National Parks
  • Chemical Industry
  • Food Companies
  • Biological Supply Houses


Pay package: -

Pay scale in this field is very high, but the pay scales varies for a botanist in the private and government sector. The pay scale depends on the factors such as qualification, designation, experience and skills of an individual. Those who want to start their career as a teacher or researcher can expect a salary ranging from Rs18,000 to Rs.20,000 per month.

 

For those working in other sectors can initially earn a salary in between Rs.15,000 to Rs. 25,000 per month and the salary might reach up to Rs.80,000 per month depending on the above factors.

Institutes Offering M.Sc. - Botany

Khalsa College Amritsar - Master Of Science in Botany
A.V.C. College, Mannampandal - Master of Science in Botany
Agrawal P. G. College - Master of Science in Botany
Akkineni Nageswara Rao College - Master of Science in Botany
Anugrah Narayan College - Master of Science in Botany
B. N. Bandodkar College of Science - Master of Science in Botany
Bangalore University - Master of Science in Botany
Bangalore University - Master of Science in Botany
Bethune College - Master of Science in Botany
Bhavans New Science College - Master Of Science in Botany
Birla College of Arts, Science & Commerce - Master of Science in Botany
Catholicate College - Master of Science in Botany
Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut - Master of Science in Botany
Christian College, Kattakada - Master Of Science in Botany
CMS College, Kottayam - Master of Science in Botany
D.A-V. College - Master of Science in Botany
D.L.S P.G. College, Bilaspur - Master of Science in Botany
D.M. College of Science - Master Of Science In Botany
Deogiri College - Master of Science in Botany
Deva Matha College - Kuravilangad - Master Of Science In Botany
Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Open University - Master of Science in Botany
Fatima Mata National College Kollam - Master Of Science in Botany
Gauhati University - Master of Science in Botany
Government Arts College, Karur - Master Of Science in Botany
Government Autonomous College, Rourkela - Master of Science in Botany
Government Dungar College , Bikaner - Master Of Science in Botany
Government Girls’ P. G. Colleg ,Rewa - Master of Science in Botany
Government Victoria College, Palakkad - Master Of Science in Botany
Govt. M H College of Home Science & Science for Women - Master of Science in Botany
Govt. Model Science College (Autonomous), Jabalpur - Master of Science in Botany
Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya - Master Of Science In Botany
Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya - Master of Science in Botony
Hindu College, New Delhi - Master of Science in Botany
Hislop College - Master Of Science in Botany
Holy Cross College, Tiruchirappalli - Master Of Science in Botany
Jogmaya Devi College - Master of Science in Botany
Kalyan Post Graduate College, Bhilai Nagar - Master Of Science in Botany
Kavitha Memorial Degree and PG College - Master Of Science in Botany
Krishna University, Machilipatnam - Master of Science in Botany
M. N. Institute of Applied Sciences - Master of Science in Botany
M.N. College of Arts and Commerce - Master Of Science in Botany
Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University (MPBOU), Bhopal - Master Of Science In Botany
Maharaja Singh College, Saharanpur - Master of Science in Botany
Maharaja's College, Ernakulam - Master Of Science In Botany
Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University - Master of Science In Botany
Mahatma Gandhi College, Trivandrum - Master Of Science in Botany
Mangalore University - Master of Science in Applied Botany
Mar Thoma College - Master Of Science In Botany
MES Abasaheb Garware College - Master Of Science in Botany
Mithibai College of Arts, Chauhan Institute of Science & Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai - Master of Science in Botony
Modern College of Arts, Science & Commerce - Master of Science in Botany
Mohanlal Sukhadia University - Master Of Science In Botany
MVP Samaj’s K.T.H.M College - Master of Science in Botany
MVR Degree College - Master Of Science in Botany
Nalanda Open University - Master Of Science In Botany
North Orissa University - Master of Science in Botany
NSS College, Pandalam - Master Of Science in Botany
Osmania University College for Women - Master of Science in Botany
Pachaiyappa's College - Master of Science in Botany
Paladugu Nagaiah Chowdary & Kotha Raghuramaiah Degree and PG college - Master of Science in Botany
Pandit Ravishankar Shukla University - Master of Science in Botany
Patkar-Varde College, Mumbai - Master Of Science in Botany
Rajendra College, Chapra - Master of Science in Botany
Ramjas College, New Delhi - Master of Science in Botany
Ramniranjan Jhunjhunwala College, Mumbai - Master of Science in Botany
S.T. Hindu College - Master Of Science in Botany
S.V.K.P. & Dr. K.S. Raju Arts & Science College - Master of Science in Botany
Sanathana Dharma College - Master Of Science in Botany
Sanmati Government College of Science Education & Research - Master of Science in Botany
Saraswati Vidya Mandir Mahila Degree College - Master of Science in Botany
Shibli National College - Master of Science in Botany
Shivaji Arts, Commerce and Science College, Kannad - Master Of Science in Botany
Shri Shivaji College of Arts & Commerce, Akola - Master of Science in Botany
Shri Shivaji Science College - Master of Science in Botany
Shrimant Madhavrao Scindia Govt. Model Science College - Master of Science in Botany
Smt. Chandibai Himathmal Mansukhani College - Master of Science in Botany
Sree Krishna College - Master of Science in Botany
Sree Narayana College, Kollam - Master of Science in Botany
Sree Neelakanda Govt. Sanskrit College - Master Of Science in Botany
Sree Vidyadhi Raja N S S College - Master of Science in Botany
Sri Krishnadevaraya University - Master Of Science in Botany
Sri Venkateswara Degree & PG College - Master Of Science in Botany
St Thomas College, Bhilai - Master Of Science in Botany
St. Berchmans College - Master of Science in Botany
St. Joseph's College - Master of Science in Botany
St. Philomenas College (Autonomous) - Master of Science in Botany
St. Teresa College - Master of Science in Botany
St. Thomas College (STC) - Master of Science in Botany
St. Thomas College (STCP) - Master of Science in Botany
St. Xavier's College, Mumbai - Master of Science in Botany
St.Thomas College - Kozhencherry - Master Of Science In Botany
The Zamorin's Guruvayurappan College - Master Of Science in Botany
Union Christian College - Master of Science in Botany
Yashwantrao Chavan Institute of Science, Satara - Master Of Science in Botany
Zakir Hussain Delhi College - Master of Science in Botany

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