News Updates 27-11-2015 :

BOTANY Department

WELCOME TO BOTANY DEPARTMENT


Department of Botany started its glorious journey from 27th July, 1961 with the subject being introduced as a General course. With success all around the corners and brilliant achievement by students, it was subsequently taken up as an Honours course from 1988. From the session 2006-07, B.A. Hons Course is studied as 3-Tier (Part- I, II, & III) Degree Course with a view to complete Part-I of the Course in 1st year, Part-II in 2nd year and Part-III in the final year. The demand of the subject is very high with the academic session of 2016-2017 seeing a record number of 250 applicants for the stipulated 60 seats.

Several students of our Department have achieved great success over the years. In the year 2015-2016, five of our students have qualified NET/GATE/SET. Many of our bright students have been the University toppers and completed their PhD from reputed institutes. The department has received several prestigious Govt. of India funding including DST-FIST and UGC-BSR as well as is the DBT Star Sponsored department.

INFRASTRUCTURE

No. of Lecture Theatre: 4
No. of Laboratories: 4
Museum: Available
Departmental Seminar library: Yes (No. of Books - 185)
Journal Subscribed: 3
Computers: 5
Internet Facilities: Available
Printer: 2

INSTRUMENTS

1. Rotary Microtone: 2
2. Research Microscope: 4
3. Epidiascope: 1
4. Digital pH meter: 1
5. Digital weighing machine: 1
6. OHP: 3
7. Autoclave: 1
8. Incubator: 1
9. Drying and Sterilization oven: 1
10. Compound Microscope: 54
11. Simple Microscope: 30
12. Cyclo mixer: 1
13. Double demonstration Eyepiece: 1
14. Camera lucida: 30
15. Electric Hot Plate: 1
16. Ocular Micrometer: 15
17. Stage Micrometer: 23
18. Computer: 5
19. Canon Digital Camera: 1
20. Macdugal Respiroscope: 2
21. Distillation Plant: 1
22. OHP Screen with tripod stand: 1
23. Pan balance: 1
24. Stopwatch: 2
25. SLR Camera: 1
26. Plant press: 1
27. Herbarium: 1

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