DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY

About the Department

Department of Botany has been established on June 1971. It is noted for good academic record and devoted service of the staff members for the welfare of the students. Our department is targeting mainly on the academically poor students and help them to gain goodacademic status. And gained many University ranks including I and II ranks ,our students have emerged up and are holding higher posts in medical ,Judicial, Revenue teaching , research scholars and in various other reputed departments. A greater Co- ordination among the faulty members is the strength of the our department. With the duty conscious and deeply devoted staff members are maintaining a standard for Botany department in our esteemed institution.

Department Vision :

To upgrade the Department into PG Dept. and Research Centre
To start PG diploma course in plant tissue culture and medicinal botany.
To motivate the students in the research field
To mould the students into a good citizen..

Department Mission :

To have thorough knowledge in conventional Botany and to gain exposure in developing fields like Microbiology, Molecular Biology and Biotechnologyetc.
To focus the areas where Entrepreneurial scope for Botanists 
To create awareness about the environment, Bioethics and Biodiversity conservation. 
Providing job oriented papers.
Conducting coaching classes for for employment opportunities encouragement.
To faculty & students to update their knowledge in the latest science and technology.

Courses Offered

COURSESDURATION
B.Sc. Degree3 Years

Faculty Members

S.NO.FACULTY NAMEDESIGNATIONDOWNLOAD
1Dr(Tmt). R. Prema, M.Sc., M.Phil., M.A., M.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.DHead & Assistant ProfessorView Profile
2Tmt. V. Vanitha, M.Sc., M.Phil., B.EdAssistant ProfessorView Profile
3Tmt.. P. Mohanapriya, M.Sc., B.Ed., M.PhilTeaching Assistant (Hourly Basis)View Profile
4Selvi. B. Kokila, M.Sc., B.EdTeaching Assistant (Hourly Basis)View Profile

Seminars and workshops

YEARSEMINAR &WORKSHOP ORGANIZED BY DEPARTMENTDATEVENUE
2012 - 2013National level Seminar “ Medicinal Plant Diversity –Threats ,Conservation and Prospectives” Organized by Department of Botany01/03/2013A.P.A.C(W) Palani.
2013 - 2014International Seminar “ Advances in numerical analysis and applied Mathematics” Organized by Science Department24/08/2013A.P.A.C(W) Palani.
2014 - 2015National seminar on “Recent Advances and Challenges in plant Science” Organized by Department of Botany06/03/2015A.P.A.C(W) Palani.

Department of Botany Alumini

S.NOALIMINI NAMEJOB DETAILSYEARPLACE
1P. Mohanapriya,Guest Lecturer of botany, A.P.A College for Women,2010 - 2011Palani.
2B. Kokila,Rank Holder in M.K University, Guest Lecturer of botany, A.P.A College for Women,2012 – 2013Palani.
3M. Suganthi,BT Assistant, Government higher sec school2011 – 2012Hossur.
4J. YasothaPh.d Research scholar in Bharathithasan University2013 – 2014Trichy
5M.DeviSelected TRB Examination2010 – 2011Palani
6S. PunitharaniSelected TRB Examination2010 - 2011Palani
7T. KalaivaniSelected TRB Examination2010 - 2011Palani
8P. GayathriResearch Scholar in Bharathiyar University,2013 – 2014Coimbatore
9P. ManimegalaiMedical coding technology,2013 – 2014Coimbatore.
10. R. AbiramiBT Assistant VinayakVidhyalaya higher sec school,2012 - 2013Palani
11S. PrabaranjaniJRC Higher Sec School,2012 - 2013Palani
12Mrs.MahalakshmiPG Assistant in botany, AkshayaAcadamy2011 – 2012Palani
13.R.BanupriyaUppasi tea research foundation, Project Assistant.2013 - 2014Valparai,

Highlights

  • Maintaining 100 % result every year.
  • Conducting National Seminars and State Level Workshops regularly.
  • Our Department maintaining Herbal Garden with various medicinal plants in green house.
  • Self Employment Programmes like Mushroom cultivation and Azolla cultivation is practiced to the students in our department.
  • Students projects are done by visiting paper mill, tea factory , chocolate factories, Siddha clinic , etc

Future Plan

  • To start PG course.
  • To start Diploma and certificate course in tissue culture and mushroom technology.
  • Opening of an interdisciplinary research Laboratory.
  • Overall improvement of Departmental infrastructure.
  • To develop our campus as a model green campus.