Department of Botany

Brief History of Botany Department

It is a master’s course which deals with study of plants, their characteristics and various related aspects in detail. Students who want to make career in plant biology can take up Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Botany. Our colleges offer full time M.Sc. Botany course. The duration of the course is 2-year.

The Department of Botany has created a niche for itself in the college by achieving high repute in academic and co-curricular activities. Enriched by the legacy of some very renowned teachers in the past, the department is proud to have a committed faculty. The department inculcates scientific and experimental spirit in the students. The Department pursues a mantra of holistic development of a student, inculcation of a scientific temper by supplementing the conventional classroom and modern teaching with botanical excursions, seminars, guest lectures by eminent scientists, slide shows, quiz competitions, scientific debates etc. to help the students metamorphose his personality. Furthermore, the activities of the Botanical Society give opportunities to students to develop and display their talents. Botany being an important component to life Sciences, offers immense opportunities for further studies in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Plants Molecular Biology, Genomics, Environmental Science and other related fields. The Department is having many eminent alumni, who occupy important academic and professional positions in State.

Year of establishment:


Name of Programs /Courses offered (U.G.) & (P.G.)

UG – B.Sc. in Botany, Zoology & Chemistry

PG – M.Sc. in Botany

System of Program/Course conduction:

UG – Yearly Base

PG – Semester Wise

Number of teaching posts sanctioned and filled:

1.Asst. Professor0303

Faculty Profile:

Vision & Mission

Vision –         The department has vision to develop the ability and skill of the student in the subject and able to understand the usage of Botany in the present world.

Mission –      To make the student skilled to understand impact Botany and prepare the student for a brilliant carrier in the field of Botany.

Additional Facilities

  1. Mushroom Cultivation
  2. National of Health Education
  3. CSIR UGC NET & SET Exam Preparation
  4. Certificate in Plant Tissue Culture