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Dphil in Entomology

Doctor of philosophy in Entomology
 
Objective

The objective of this programme is to train graduates to solve problems of pests and vectors that impair crop or animal production, or affect human and animal life. The objective is to train graduates that would apply knowledge and disseminate the knowledge through publications, carry out research, train others and contribute to economic growth and welfare of the people.

 
 

First Year First Semester

Code

Title

Units

Core Courses

ZOO 910

Ecology of Pests and Vectors

3

ZOO 911

Research Methodology

4

ZOO 999

Research /Thesis

6

Required Courses

ZOO 914 E

Special Topics in Biostatistics

3

Second Semester

Code

Title

Units

Core Courses

ZOO 912

Pesticide Science, Integrated PestManagement and Biocontrol Strategies

3

ZOO 913

Enterprising Science

4

ZOO 915

Bioremediation of Agroecosystems and habitats of pests/vectors

4

ZOO 999

Research/Thesis

3

Elective Courses

   

ZOO 804

Biological techniques

2

ZOO 805

Field Report

1

ZOO 809E

Biostatistics

2

Second Year

Code

Title

Units

ZOO 999

Research/Thesis

15

Third Year

Code

Title

Units

ZOO 999

Research/Thesis

15

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