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.
  • Spectrophotometer
  • Colorimeter
  • pH meter
  • Centrifuge.
  • Thermostat
  • Digital Balance
  • Laminar Flow Hood
  • Distillation Unit
  • Tissue Culture Rack
  • Rotary Shaker
  • Research Microscope
  • Projection Microscope
  • Slide Projector
  • Microtome
Grants UGC Autonomy Grant
UGC Minor projects
Add on features
  • Screening of wild plants for their antibacterial and antifungal activity.
  • Screening of some wild plants for their antimicrobial activity.
  • Studies in VA -Mycorrhizal fungus associated with medicinal plants from tropical & temperate localities.
  • Antimicrobial activity of some medicinal plants of Kolli Hills.
Year Paper Published Paper Presented Books Published
International National International National
2010-14 10 6 6 18  


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.