Research and Postgraduate Positions

The Forest Molecular Genetics (FMG) Programme offers exciting opportunities for postgraduate research and training in Plant Genomics, Bioinformatics, Molecular Genetics, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology. NRF, THRIP and industry-supported bursaries are available for postgraduate (BSc Hons, MSc and PhD) studies. 

The programme also hosts UP and Vice-Chancellor's postdoctoral fellowships. Finally, the FMG Programme annually offers several undergraduate mentorship and assistant positions to second- and third-year BSc and BScAgric students.

Interested students can contact our Admin Assistant, Mrs Thandeka Ngondo (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).