Genetics & Plant Breeding


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Course code

Course Name

Credit Hours

Course Type

Semester

Genetics and Plant Breeding

GP-501

Principles of Genetics

2+1

Core course

Autumn semester

GP-502

Principles of Cytogenetics

2+1

Core course

Spring Semester

GP-503

Principles of Plant Breeding

2+1

Core course

Autumn semester

GP-504

Principles of Quantitative Genetics

2+1

Core course

Spring Semester

GP505

Mutagenesis and Mutation Breeding

2+1

Optional course

Autumn semester

GP-508

Cell biology and Molecular Genetics

2+1

Optional course

Autumn Semester

GP-509

Biotechnology for Crop Improvement

2+1

Core course

Spring semester

GP-510

Breeding for biotic and abiotic stress resistance

2+1

Optional course

Spring Semester

GP-513

Breeding for quality traits

1+1

Optional course

Autumn semester

PGS- 503

Intellectual Property & its Management in Agriculture

1+0

 Non- credit compulsory course

Spring Semester

Seed Science and Technology

SST-501

Floral Biology , seed development and maturation

1+1

Core course

Autumn semester

SST-502

Principles of Seed Production

2+0

Core course

Autumn semester

SST-503

Seed Production in field crops

2+1

Core course

Autumn semester

SST-504

Seed production in vegetable crops

2+1

Optional course

Autumn semester

SST-506

Seed Legislation and Certification

2+1

Core course

Spring semester

SST-507

Seed processing and storage

2 +1

Core course

Spring semester

SST-508

Seed quality testing

2+1

Core course

Spring semester

SST-509

Seed Physiology

2+1

Optional course

Spring semester

SST-513

Seed Storage and Deterioration

1+1

Optional course

Autumn semester

SST-514

Seed Marketing and Management

1+1

Optional course

Autumn semester

SST-515

Emerging trends in seed quality enhancement

1+1

Optional course

Autumn semester