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M.Sc. Entomology



M.Sc. Entomology
  • M.Sc. Entomology is a postgraduate course that focuses on the scientific study of insects and their relationship with humans, animals, plants, and the environment.
  • This course provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the behavior, ecology, diversity, and taxonomy of insects, as well as their economic and medical importance.
Course Features
  • The course curriculum covers a wide range of topics, including insect anatomy and physiology, insect behavior, ecology and evolution, insect pest management, and insect-borne diseases.
  • The course includes both classroom lectures and hands-on laboratory exercises, providing students with a balance of theoretical and practical knowledge.
  • Students will have the opportunity to conduct independent research projects, working closely with faculty mentors and collaborating with other students.
  • The course includes field trips to various ecosystems and habitats to observe and collect insects, giving students a firsthand understanding of insect diversity and their role in natural ecosystems.
  • The course faculty includes experienced entomologists with expertise in a variety of subfields, providing students with diverse perspectives and mentorship opportunities.
  • Graduates will have an in-depth knowledge of insect morphology, physiology, and behavior, as well as their interactions with other organisms and the environment.
  • Graduates will be proficient in the collection, identification, and preservation of insects using various techniques and methods.
  • Graduates will be able to analyze and interpret data related to insect populations, biodiversity, and pest management using statistical and computer-based tools.
  • Graduates will develop critical thinking skills and scientific inquiry skills through conducting research and presenting findings in written and oral formats.
  • Graduates will be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue careers in academia, industry, government, and non-profit organizations related to entomology and related fields.



  • A bachelor's degree in Agriculture/Horticulture
  • 6.00/10 or equivalent OGPA/equivalent percentage of marks for general category candidates and 5.50/10 or equivalent OGPA/equivalent percentage of marks for SC/ST/PH category candidates at Bachelor's degree level.
  • Candidates with a 3-year Bachelor Degree should undergo one-year remedial courses before registering for regular courses




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