Project & Research

Strengthening Research Capabilities of Postgraduate Programs in Genetics and Plant Breeding of PSTU.

 

1.    Title: Strengthening Research Capabilities of Postgraduate Programs in Genetics and Plant Breeding of PSTU.

2.    Implementing Department: Genetics and Plant Breeding

3.    Name of the SPM: Dr. Abul Kashem Chowdhury

4.    Research Area/Field: Genetic Engineering and Molecular Plant Breeding

5.    Objectives: a) To modernize the research laboratories of the Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding for producing the high quality MS and Ph.D. students for advanced creative research

b) To enrich professional skills and capacities of postgraduate students and academic staffs to undertake innovative research

     6. Achievement:  a) Established Genetic Engineering and Molecular Plant Breeding

                                     laboratory for Post-graduate student

                                   b) Facilities developed for Field research and germplasm preservator

                                   c) Scientific collaboration for academic and research programs

                                       developed with Sunchon National Universities of Korea, BARI,

                                       BRRI and BJRI.

 

    7. Implementation Status: Commencement: 1 July, 2014

                                                    Completion: 30 June, 2017

                                                    On going: Not applicable

    8. Funding Source:  World Bank, UGC and GoB.