Profile of Department
Our survival is intimately associated with the existence of plants. Deeper understanding of plants is linked with our better life, survival and food security.
History: The Department of Botany was established in the year 1972 under the Mahatma Gandhi University. Since then, the department is offering undergraduate course in Botany.
Major recent Milestones
2013: Tissue culture lab established
2016: Herbal garden with an aim of conservation of rare plants
2018: Microbiology Lab established
2019: New BSc Lab
: Launch of Department Blog http://gckbotany.blogspot.com/
Intake of students: The department offers undergraduate course in botany with an annual intake of 24 students. The curriculum is as per the CBCSS scheme implemented in M.G. University. Zoology &Chemistry are the complementary subjects. The elective paper for the sixth semester is Agribusiness. The department offers “Agribased Microenterprises” as the Open Course for students from other departments.
2. Vision and Mission
As a Life science department, we strongly believe in our responsibility of creating future citizens with a deeper understanding about the conservation of biodiversity and its link with our survival and existence.
Labs: Tissue culture Lab and General BSc Lab
Library with 1720 books
Smart classrooms 2
5. Activities Visit http://gckbotany.blogspot.com/
Seminars, Conferences, workshops, training programmes organized