Department of Botany
The Department of Botany equips students to work and lead in areas such as plant systematics, biotechnology, health sciences, ecology, and environmental studies.
Programme : BSc Botany (3 Year)
The B.Sc. course in Botany was started in 2020. The B.Sc. Botany programme would create an awareness on plant diversity and its conservation and impart quality education in basic and advanced areas of Botany. It also provides awareness on health care among students through the preparation of herbal medicines for common ailments. By acquiring practical skills, students can gather information, assess, create and execute new ideas to develop entrepreneurial skills.
The three year Bsc Botany programme includes language courses, core course, complementary courses, open course, elective course and a project. The programme covers academic activities including theory sessions within the classroom as well as laboratory practical sessions. Infield, outstation activities and projects are also organised for real-life experience and learning. A field trip of 2-3 days duration is compulsory for the students during the final year of the programme.
Why Learn With Us?
The course content of botany is so vast with various branches included in it. The functional aspects of plants are covered in plant physiology and the chemicals involved in plants and plant processes are discussed in the complementary chemistry course .
Advanced science topics like nano biotechnology , bioinformatics etc included in the course tells us how best the genomes of plants can be utilised and modified for the benefit of mankind.
The diversity of the plant kingdoms can be studied by dividing the plants into groups on the basis of similarities (Taxonomy). Plant diseases along with the control measures are studied in plant pathology. Course topics like morphology, anatomy, histology and cytology give us an idea about what plants are, and to what extent they are diverse.
Career Opportunities of the course
With time, the scope of botany has increased to unlimited proportions. The scope of a career for students pursuing B.Sc Botany is vast depending on their educational qualification and aptitudel level. After the completion of B.Sc. Botany, students can choose various professional courses based on the area of interest. They can either apply for job positions based on their skills and interest or they can join masters course for advanced studies. They can find employment in various sectors like Agriculture sector, Research Institutes, Pharmaceuticals industry, Educational Institutes etc.
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