Department of Plant Pathology

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The Department is aimed to provide academic excellence in the field of Plant Pathology, innovative research in detection, identification and diagnosis of economically important plant diseases. Capacity building of the stakeholders through scientific conferences, seminars, symposia, colloquia, workshops and trainings. Provision of community services through outreach.


Empowerment of society by provision of excellence in education, research and outreach in the field of Plant Pathology


Commitment to provide holistic learning experience to the students as a motivation theme “no hunger on planet”
Fostering a collaborative environment for students, faculty and staff to ensure teamwork, mentorship and continuous learning
To boost the global partnerships to acquaint with innovative research arena in the field of Plant Pathology
To establish entrepreneurship for social development of the community through problem oriented research in the field of Plant Pathology
To achieve sustainable development goals of United Nations by mitigating food insecurity in climate action realm

Degree Programs

Our diverse and varied degree programs are designed to uplift research aptitude and instill skill based knowledge to cater the needs of job market.



At UOS we are proud of our accomplishments. Together, faculty, students and staff contribute to create an amazing experience. Here are just a few reasons why UOS is the top varsity in the province of Punjab, Pakistan.




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Research Publications


Our innovation in research is the true reflection of our distinguishing position as a higher education institution. We provide a pathway to our faculty and research scholars to bridge together laboratory research, commercial potential, and solution-focused innovation.

Faculty Members

Our resourceful faculty, efficient in providing opportunities for research and mentoring, is devoted to enrich the institutional heritage of quality education, thus, creating a substantial academic experience for the students.

Our People

Living and working across the globe in myriad professional positions, our alumni are torchbearers of the integrity of our institution as well as an inspiration for the generations of students at Sargodha University.

“My learning experience at Department of Plant Pathology was fabulous. The research culture at the department has helped me in dealing with practical issues in the workplace. ”

Muhammad Zohaib Anjum at Bloom Agritech Pvt. Ltd. Sindh.
PhD Plant Pathology (2015-18)

“The department provided me an excellent environment for learning and to polish myself as a research scholar.”

Dr. Mubashar Raza at Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing, China.
M.Sc. (Hons.) Plant Pathology (2012-14)

“The academic environment of the department is outstanding and I am enthusiastically carrying out my research provided with all the facilities and expert supervisors. ”

Muhammad Asim
PhD Plant Pathology (2019-22)

“Under the requisite facilities for research and academics, the department has polished my learning skills.”

Ghafar Ahmed
MSc. (Hons.) Plant Pathology (2018-20)