Department of Botany

Department of Botany

About Department

Brief Profile of the Department:

Department of Botany was established in the year 2010 with an aim to provide necessary learning & infra-structural facilities to the B.Sc. Bio-Science general degree course students. In the year 2015, B.Sc. Botany Honours course was newly introduced in the department.

Year of Establishment: 2010

Head of the Department: Dr. Khokan Majumdar

Courses offered: Undergraduate

B.Sc. (General):  Credit Based Six-Semester Degree Programme

B.Sc (Honours): Credit Based Six-Semester Degree Programme

Intake Capacity:

B.Sc. (General): 33 nos.

B.Sc. (Honours): 11 nos.

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1. Laboratory Facilities
Department of Botany is having two laboratories to run the Botany (General) and Honourse Practical classes. 
2. Equipments Available: 
• Microscope
• Hot Air Oven
• Distillation Unit
• Micro Centrifuge
• Autoclave
• Water bath
• Digital Photoelectric Colorimeter
• Bench Top Centrifuge
3. Departmental Library:  Yes
4. Other Facilities (If any): Nil
Seminars/ Conferences/Workshops organized:  Celebration of World Environment Day cum Van Mahotsav 2022.
Project  Completed: Nil
On-going Project: Nil
Other Activities
Student’s Activity (If any): 
i) Successfully conduct Project work as per the part of course curriculum.
ii) Regularly involved in Field Demonstration and Excursion / Local Educational Tour
iii) Participation of students in the State Science Fair/ Students project.
Departmental Out-reach activities (If any):
Department has established one small sized garden with plant species having medicinal values / food values which are used in different parts of the state. Students of this department are actively involved in maintaining and enrichment of the garden by planting new plant materials.