M. Sc. (Ag.) Seed Science & TechnologyHemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University
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The degree of M. Sc. (Ag.) Seed Science and Technology under the department of Seed Science & Technology, HNB Garhwal University shall be conferred on agriculture/science graduates who have pursued the prescribed regular course of study for not less than four semesters spread over two academic years and have passed the examination as prescribed under the relevant ordinances. The course content is multi-disciplinary, based on several disciplines such as plant physiology, plant pathology, plant breeding, plant biotechnology, plant morphology and plant embryology, soil sciences, agronomy and agro industry.
It will provide the much needed skill in production of seeds of high yielding varieties and hybrids of assessed genetic purity, germination, and seed health needed for maximizing crop production. It will also generate the much needed qualified manpower resource in the country to meet the demand of the seed industry in the public and the private sector. The course will also open new avenues / job opportunities for the young Post Graduates, some of whom may take their own seed business.