On Going Research Projects

  1. Promotion of Safflower (Carthamus tinctorius) Through Participatory Approach in Pothwar .
    (Principal Investigator: Prof. Dr. Fayyaz-ul-Hassan)

  2. Potential Application of Nanotechnology in Crop/Vegetable Growth, Nutrient Use Efficiency, Crop Tissue Culture and Tolerance to Osmotic Stress .
    (Principal Investigator: Dr. Abdul Razzaq)

  3. Component-I: Strengthening Informal Seed Supply System at Two Locations in Pothwar Through Participatory Technology Transfer.
    (Principal Investigator: Dr. Abdul Razzaq)

Completed Projects

  1. Sustainable Cropping patterns in Pothwar Plateau: (Principal Investigator.Prof. Dr. Shahbaz Ahmad)
  2. Integrated weed control in Rabi crops (wheat & Rapeseed) and fallow land in Pothwar: 
    (Principal Investigator, Prof. Dr. Muhammad Azim Malik)

  3. Evaluation of high yielding and drought resistant canola cultivars in Pothwar 
    (Principal Investigator: Prof.  Dr. Fayyaz-ul-Hassan).

  4. Development of implanta transformation system for wheat .
    (Principal Investigator: Dr. Abdul Razzaq)

  5. Allelopathic Crop Residue Use For Weed Management in Rainfed Areas of Punjab.
    Principal Investigator: Prof. (Retd.) Dr. Muhammad Ashraf)

  6. Phenotypic plasticity of Safflower (Carthamus tinctorius) in response to environment and integrated nutrient management.
    (Principal Investigator: Prof. Dr. Fayyaz-ul-Hassan)

So far, this department has produced 426 undergraduate and 130 postgraduate students respectively.