Departments-Aided > Department of Botany

Inception 1963
  • To inculcate and promote basic human values through science education.
  • To instill a sense of interest in Plant Science and appreciation in the industrial, economic, environmental and social context.
  • To provide opportunities for career based knowledge.
  • To equip students with knowledge and skills through which they can proceed for further studies in specialized areas of Botany.
  • To impart knowledge of scientific concepts correlation and interdependence of various branches of Botany.
Course Offered B.Sc.
Resources & Infrastructure

  • Well equipped Major and Allied laboratories.
  • Department Library.

Special Equipments

  • Autoclave vertical
  • Rotary vacuum evaporator
  • Bioblot Vortex mixer
  • Spectrophotometer
  • Colorimeter
  • Photoplan inclined monocular microscope
  • Photoplan binocular microscope
  • Digital photomicroscope
  • Hot air oven
  • Antibiotic zone reader
  • UV Spectophotometer
  • pH meter
  • Centrifuge
  • Thermostat
  • Digital Balance
  • UV transilluminator
  • Water / Soil testing kit
  • Laminar Flow Hood
  • Distillation Unit
  • Tissue Culture Rack
  • Projection Microscope
  • Rotary Shaker
  • Slide Projector
Grants UGC Autonomy Grant DBT DST
UGC Minor projects & Major Project
Add on features
  • Maintenance of Diamond Jubilee herbal garden Innovative self entrepreneurial training on
  • Herbal formulations
  • Mushroom cultivation
  • Permanent slide preparation
  • Preservation of fruits and vegetables
  • field trip
  • Sugarcane Breeding Research Institute, TNAU, Sirugamani
  • Seed Testing lab, Mannarpuram
  • Biopesticide and Biofertilizer production unit, Mannarpuram
  • Solar dried banana production unit, Thottiyam
Year Paper Published Paper Presented Books Published
International National International National
2012-17 12 7 15 30   3


Ms. T. Radhamani Associate Prof. and Head
Ms. P. Kamaladevi Associate Prof.
Dr. S. Kala Associate Prof.
Dr. M. Hemalatha Associate Prof.
Dr. S. Thevasundari Assistant Prof.
Dr. C. Thilagavathi Assistant Prof.