Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Program

Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Program

In the Medicinal and Aromatic Plants program, our students learn about the biological, ecological, genetic and systematic characteristics of medicinal and aromatic plants which are economical values ​​in the food, medicine and cosmetic industry, the cultivation, the collection and preservation of nature, the chemical contents and analysis methods, they take courses related to their usage areas. Our technicians are the companies that import and export medical plants, the laboratories that produce herbal medicines, the sectors where these plants are growing or gathering activities, the establishments that produce and sell medicinal plant drogars, transporters, beauty salons, pharmacists who sell and sell herbal medicines, aromatherapy as well as the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization, Ministry of Forestry and Water Affairs, the criminal and forensic laboratories of narcotics and herbicide trafficking, herbarium and plant laboratories in the relevant departments of the universities, as well as the centers, perfumery and cosmetics industry, they may be employed as auxiliary technical personnel. Besides this, the program can establish business areas that operate on this field under the light of the information they learn graduates.