Gomal University

Doctorate of Philosophy /PhD in Horticulture

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Doctorate in Soil Science is postgraduate degree program, having pre- requisite of M.Sc. (H) in Soil Science. The students are being taught the advanced courses of Horticulture during the first two semesters, after which they have to conduct a Research work under the supervision of a supervisor, have to write a research thesis and then have to defend it in Public (Public defense) to get the Degree of PhD in Soil Science.

Entery Requirements

16 Years of Education, M.Sc. (Hons) in Soil Science, with minimum 45% marks, from an accredited institution.

1st Semester
Code Course Credit Hours
SS-710 Advance Soil Chemistry 3(3-1)
SS-711 Advance Soil Fertility 3(3-1)
Minor 1 3(3-1)
2nd Semester
Code Course Credit Hours
Hort. 721 Advance Soil Microbiology 3(3-1)
Hort. 723 Advance Soil Physics 3(3-1)
Minor 2 3(3-1)
Third, Fourth, Fifth & Sixth Semester
Code Course Credit Hours
Hort. 720 Research and Thesis 12(0-12)
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