Departments-Aided > Department of Botany

Inception 1963
Goals
  • 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.
Objectives
  • 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  

Faculty

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.