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Our mission is: To deliver quality education and research that relates to the needs of the Country.

About the Botany Department


The Department of Botany is one of the oldest departments located at the central campus of the University of Khartoum. It offers 5 years undergraduate B.Sc. Honours in one of three specializations: Plant Physiology-Biochemistry, Ecology-Plant Taxonomy, Plant Genetics-Microbiology. In addition, the Department offers the following postgraduate programs. 

The Departmental library contains books and journals in all Botany specializations.

Postgraduate Programs


1. Master Degree (M.Sc.) in Botany

We offer M.Sc. in Environmental Studies, Plant Genetics, Physiology-Biochemistry, Plant Biotechnology, Plant Taxonomy and Microbiology

2. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Botany

We perform Ph.D. in Environmental Studies, Plant Genetics, Physiology-Biochemistry, Plant Biotechnology, Plant Taxonomy and Microbiology.

Research Laboratories: The Department of Botany houses laboratories for tissue culture, molecular Biology, Microbiology, physiology and seed pathology.

The Herbarium:The herbarium at the Department of botany is one of the oldest facilities. It contains rich records for local plant species.

The Nursery: The nursery serves undergraduate and graduate students and is open for searchers from other universities and research centres.

Current staff


For a list of current staff members and their specialities, please go here .

Contact us


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Telephone: +150 -5886871 (101)