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    What are the job prospects in the field of Botany?

    What are the job prospects in the field of Botany?
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    apu_31
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    Re: What are the job prospects in the field of Botany?

    Hello, Their many options available like go for research in medical line, horticulture, agriculture. poultry farming i.e R&D in various different fields. You can become food inspector after clearing their required eligibility tests.
    You can apply for positions in ISO commiittee, You can also go in teaching line.
    All the very best..
    Apu_31




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    pabolu manikanta
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    Hello Friend

    Botany which includes the study with a diverse knowledge starting from algae to flowering plants because of the diversity of the field there is a good scope of job opportunities for a Botanist. The person who enjoy the outdoor work such as Ecologist, Conservationist, Taxonomist Botanical field is the right career to their success.

    There are different areas of specialization in the field of Botany where you can get good opportunities like

    I. Plant Biology Specialists :

    1. Anatomy
    2. Ecology
    3. Paleo-botany

    II. Applied Plant Sciences

    1. Agronomy
    2. Economic Botany
    3. Natural Resource Management

    III. Other Specialties :

    1. Embryology
    2. Microbiology
    3. Mycology
    4. Lichenology
    5. Phycology
    6. Pteridology

    Coming to the opportunities that you can get after the completion of your Botanical field

    1. Educational Institutions

    2. Plant Scientists

    3. Industries :
    a. Drug Industries,
    b. Oil & Chemical Industry,
    c. Seed & Nursery Companies,
    d. Fruit growers,
    e. Food companies,
    f. Fermentation Industries,
    g. Biotechnological firms,
    h. Lumber and Paper companies

    4. Various Federal and State agencies :
    a. Medical Plant resource laboratory
    b. Germplasm
    c. Animal & Plant health inspection
    d. National park services department
    e. Geological survey department
    f. State Botanists
    g. Public Health Service Department

    Dude like this there are several opportunities for a Botanist, but i am sorry to tell you as it is not well developed in India and in near future it is the field there will be a huge development with a lot of opportunities, but then for a merit student there is no stop point.

    Coming to the salaries point there are good paying companies and Institutions for the well qualified Botanists with a good hike starting from basic pay.

    So dude for any further information you can leave your message here.

    Regards.

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    Zeba Nasrin
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    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    What are the job prospects in the field of Botany?
    thank u
    With Botany field, you can get the following jobs:-

    Outdoor jobs:

    - Ecologist
    - Plant explorer
    - Park ranger/Forester
    - Nursery manager
    - Conservationist
    - Taxonomist
    - Horticulturist

    A person with mathematics background:

    - Systems ecology
    - Biophysics
    - Genetics
    - Developmental botany

    A person with chemistry background :

    - Plant biochemist
    - Chemo taxonomist
    - Plant physiologist
    - Molecular biologist
    - Plant pathologist

    Other related job options:

    - Environmental consultant
    - Botanist
    - High school botany teacher
    - Farming consultant
    - Researcher
    - Teacher/professor

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    VEENAMBRUTHA
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    Re: What are the job prospects in the field of Botany?

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    What are the job prospects in the field of Botany?
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    Bachelor of Science in Botany is a 3 year under graduate program which can be pursued by aspirants who have completed their plus two level studies with good marks. This course deals with the study of general aspects concerning plant life.




    Job for Botany
    • Geneticist
    • Horticulturist
    • Biologist
    • Plant Biochemist
    • Weed Scientist
    • Adviser
    • Botanist
    • Plant Explorer
    • Forest Ranger
    • Consultant
    • Florist
    • Forester
    • Botany Content Developer
    • Biological Technologist
    • Conservationist
    • Ecologist
    • Mycologist

    Employment Areas
    • Medical laboratories
    • Testing Laboratories
    • Agriculture sector
    • Educational Institutions
    • Seed and Nursery organizations
    • Biotechnology Firms
    • Banks
    • Life Insurance Companies
    • Food sector
    • Pharmaceutical sector
    • Agricultural Research Organizations
    • Botanical Survey
    • Hospitals
    • Wine industry
    • Medical research
    • Wildlife and Fishery Departments
    good luck !!!!!!!!!!!

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