Plant Science & Biotechnology


Brief History:

The Department of Plant Science and Biotechnology started as the Department of Botany during the 1962/63 Session at the Zwelling building which it shared with Zoology Department. It was among the original Departments in the Faculty of Sciences as at the 1962/63 Session. The first Head of Department of the then Department of Botany was Prof. H. Z. Naqui, a Plant Pathologist. He held office from the 1962/53 – 1964/65 Sessions. In 1973/74 the Department of Botany was read more…