Career as a Botanist

in India

Botanist is a specialist who studies plants of all kinds. As a botanist, you would work to understand their structure, evolution, classification, natural habitat, breeding and growth, etc. You will also work to improve the productivity of plants, help them breed, save them from insect and pest to improve overall economic productivity. You will work to understand the relationship of plants with their natural habitat, animals and humans.


Why become a Botanist?

Plants are one of the most important parts of natural ecology. Life on earth is possible only due to plants. They are a source of food and energy and many other uses too like housing, furniture, materials, medicine, decoration, etc. If you are interested in picking a career related to plants, there are many options like Agriculturists, Horticulturists, Botanists, or Plant Scientist. If you are particularly interested in the evolution, classification and distribution of plants irrespective of their kind, then you can become a botanist.

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