Department of Botany

About Us

Year of Introduction - B.Sc. Botany 1952
B.Sc. Special Botany 1972
B.Sc. Botany (Specialization in Industrial Microbiology) 1996
B.Sc. Special Botany 2014
B.Sc. Botany 2019 (06.08.2019)
M.Sc. M.Sc. Microbiology (Specialization in Plant Microbe Interaction) 2000
Botany 2017
M.Phil. Microbiology 2006
Ph.D Research Centre in Botany & Microbiology 2009
Research Major Research
Indo-UK (DBT) & BBSRC-UK sponsored International
Ph.D. Research
International – UBCHEA scholarship for Doctoral degree
Scientist Mentor
DST- (Women Scientist scheme-A)
International Research Scholar from Philippines 2007
Certificate Course Six-month certificate course in Food Processing Technology and Quality Control in collaboration with Centre for Women studies 2019
MoU Memorandum of Understanding with Kokila Siddha Hospital & Research Centre, Madurai for Skill development, outcome based trainings, placement, R & D services & related services 2020

Mission of the Department

To empower the learners on Core concepts of Plant Sciences, create scientific temper and become socially responsible to meet the challenges in health, agriculture and environment.

Vision of the Department

To be recognized as a leading centre for empowering women in teaching, research and community service in the field of Plant Sciences.