About the course:
Plant Pathology Courses focus on the underlying theories and concepts of the field
and aim at making the participants subject matter experts. Major topics of the study
are like plant pathogens, plant viruses, plant prokaryotes, mycology, plant parasites,
micro organism, field crop diseases, plant diseases, forest pathology, plant disease
diagnosis, plant disease epidemiology, pesticides, abiotic diseases and many other
important aspects are being touched upon. Many colleges and universities are there
who offer several simple and advance courses in this domain. There are undergraduate
and post graduate courses available to select from the list. These educational institutes
support with excellent infrastructure, learned faculty members, libraries, computer
labs and many other teaching learning support. Diploma, certificate, degree and
even higher studies courses like PhD and M.Phil. could be taken as the career choice
and one can specialize in his or her desired field. The duration of these courses
depending on what kind of course one has opted for. Usually these courses last between
the range of 1 year to 5 years or more. By doing these courses various information
can be gathered and fair future can be secured.
Plant pathology courses are available many in numbers but there are certain pre
requites and eligibility criteria also that one should check beforehand. A simple
intermediate who has studied botany or other related subjects are eligible to do
undergraduate courses like B.Sc and others. All the graduates in the same domain
can go further for the Postgraduate Courses. They can do specialized courses to
gain the mastery over the different skills. Many students have the flair of research
and development and can enroll for PhD and others .They can do their thesis writing
and course work under the supervision of a competent guide and mentors.
Plant Pathology also opens the gate of possibilities and opportunities with many
industries and companies. They can work with various medicine companies, plant nurseries,
botanical gardens, forest departments, research and development centers, colleges,
universities, data analysis companies, and many others. They can work on the designations
of biochemist, chemical scientist, research associate, analyst, doctors, lecturer,
professor, scientist, lab in charge, manager, research associate and many others.
Many professionals chose teaching and training as their career and approach different
educational institutions to look for the appropriate employment. They guide and
mentor the new students. Many aspirants start their private practice and open their
personal labs and research centers. They create their client base and serve them
their best consultancies and advices.
Plant Pathology also offer very good salary options for the job aspiring candidates.
One can expects a starting salaries in the range of Rs.20000 to Rs. 50000 on the
monthly basis. Many colleges and universities have separate training and placement
department and they help the aspirants to find put the suitable jobs. They come
up with even much better salary packages for the candidates. Though it depends on
the knowledge and abilities of the students and their performance in the interviews.