News Updates 16-06-2014 10:30 PM: News of Plant Pathology

Department of Plant Pathology

The Department of Plant Pathology has a long and distinguished history, due to its importance for increasing the healthy and qualitative agricultural produce. This discipline covers causes, symptoms, perpetuation, transmission and management of plant / crop diseases. The department was initially established as a main component of the King George-V, Agriculture Institute Sarkrand in 1939. With the up-gradation of the Institute to Agriculture College and its shifting to Tandojam, the department retained its vital role offering a B.Sc. (Agri.) Hons. degree in Plant Pathology. In addition, it has a very strong post graduate program offering M.Sc. (Agri.) Hons. and Ph.D. in plant pathology degrees programs. The identification and cultivation of edible mushrooms, multiplication of antagonistic and other biological control organisms is also a major research component of the department. Consequently graduates have excelled in various fields and made valuable contribution to the society. The department also offers free farmer  advisory services to the farming community, organizes lectures, seminars, workshops and short courses for  farmers, students, NGO’s, Agriculture extension and research workers. The Department is fully equipped with classrooms, laboratories and experimental field.

ACADEMIC STAFF

M. Mithal Jiskani

M.Sc. (Hons)

Assistant Professor & Incharge Chairman

Manzoor Ali Abro

Ph.D. (France)

Associate Professor

Rehana Naz Syed

Ph.D. (Germany)

Associate Professor

Khadim H. Wagan

M.Sc. (Agri.) Hons 

Assistant Professor

Zubair A. Nizamani

M.Sc. (Agri.) Hons 

Assistant Professor

Faheemuddin Rajer

Ph.D. (China)

Assistant Professor

Jaml-u-din Hajano

Ph.D. (China)

Assistant Professor

COURSES OFFERED

CODE

Title of Course

C. HRS

TERM-II

PP-302

Introduction to Plant Pathogens

3(2+1)

TERM-III

PP-401

Introductory Plant Pathology

3(2+1)

TERM-V

PP-501

Introduction to Plant Viruses

3(2+1)

PP-503

Introduction to Plant Prokaryotes

3(2+1)

PP-505

Introduction to Mycology

3(2+1)

PP-507

Introductory to Plant Parasitic Nematodes

3(2+1)

PP-509

Beneficial Microorganisms

3(2+1)

AHV-501

Animal Husbandry

3(2+1)

TERM-VI

PP-502

Diseases of Field Crops

3(2+1)

PP-504

Plant Resistance to Diseases

3(2+1)

PP-506

Diseases of Vegetable Crops

3(2+1)

PP-508

Soil-borne Pathogens & their Management

3(2+1)

STAT-514

Biostatistics

3(2+1)

TERM-VII

PP-601

Diseases of Fruits and Ornamentals

3(2+1)

PP-603

Seed and Post-harvest Pathology

3(2+1)

PP-605

Plant Disease Epidemiology

3(2+1)

PP-607

Plant Disease Management

3(2+1)

PP-611

General Plant Pathology (for Non-Major)

3(2+1)

TERM-VIII

PP-602

Pesticides, their Action and Application

3(2+1)

PP-604

Methods and Research Techniques in Plant Pathology

3(2+1)

PP-606

Abiotic Diseases of Plants

2(1+1)

PP-610

Internship/Project

4(0+4)

 

 

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