The Integrated Plant Sciences program is the centralized portal through which students can access the many opportunities in plant sciences at the University of Georgia. Students conduct cutting-edge plant and fungal related research on topics with applications to society and the environment.
One program, endless opportunities
Our program is for students who want to experience different aspects of plant science and departments before making their final program choice while learning more about the university. This opportunity to explore several different areas of plant science can be extremely beneficial to student careers.
Join world-renowned researchers
With nearly 60 faculty and 9 participating PhD graduate programs, UGA is among the most interdisciplinary and comprehensive plant science graduate programs. Over 100 graduate students in the plant sciences contribute to a dynamic learning environment within the context of cutting-edge research on timely topics.
Fall 2022 Applications
Applications received by December 1, 2021 are guaranteed review for Fall 2022 admissions.
“I got to meet so many other students and faculty along the way, which opened the doors for many other opportunities.”Simone Lim-Hing, Fall 2018 Cohort
“The supportive nature of the faculty involved in the program made me feel like the plant sciences program at UGA was the right place for me to grow.“Max Barnhart, Fall 2018 Cohort
The University of Georgia has a long tradition of outstanding plant science research. Come be a part of it!
To learn more about the research opportunities within the IPS program, please contact us.