Prof. Dr. Muhammad Iqbal did his PhD from Sindh Agriculture University, Tando Jam and serving as Chairman in the Department of Plant Breeding & Genetics, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur. He is well- renowned and internationally acclaimed cotton breeder. He had developed several high yielding cotton varieties and produced numerous research publications of scientific merit in well reputed national and international high impact journals like Euphytica, Plant Genetic Resources, Archives of Agronomy and Soil Science, Turkish Journal of Field Crops etc.
Also honorarium holder for the development of new cotton variety MNH-786 by the Government of Punjab during the year 2006
Dr. Muhammad Mukhtar, Vice Chancellor awarded shield in recognition of outstanding and valuable services to the university
Prime Minister of Pakistan awarded Rs. 0.5 million on development of new cotton variety IUB 222 on occasion of 5th convocation of The Islamia University of Bahawalpur.
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