Department of Botany

DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY

Career Scope:

Botany offers many interesting and worthwhile career opportunities.The major employers of plant biologists are educational institutions, national and state agencies and various industrial sectors.A Masters in Botany can get absorbed in teaching position in schools, colleges, universities and various other NGOs. Students can also opt for a career as a researcher / scientist in highly reputed research institutes in India as well as in abroad. Students are eligible to apply for various vacancies both at State Forest Services/Indian Forest Services. A botanist can also start his/her own career as farming specialists in agriculture estates, ornamental horticulture; plant nursery, vineyards and fruit orchards.With additional training and experience, a botanist can work in plant-related industries such as pharmaceutical companies, seed companies, biotechnology firms, biological supply houses, scientific publishers and botanical illustrators.

Source:indianexpress