Name of Department :Botany

1) Course Conducted (Give separate information for each Course)
:M.Sc Botony
a)Syllabus
M.Sc.-I Semester-I (All four papers are compulsory)
Paper-I:
Cell Biology,Cytology and Genetics.
Paper-II:
Biology and diversity of Algae and Bryophytes .
Paper-III:
Biology and diversity of Algae and Bryophytes.
Paper-IV:
Plant Development and Reproduction.
M.Sc.-I Semester-II
(All four papers are compulsory)
Paper-I:
Cytogenetic and Molecular Biology.
Paper-II:
Biology and Diversity of Microbes and Fungi.
Paper-III:
Plant Physiology.
Paper-IV:
Plant Metabolism.
PaperGIC:
Plant Physiology,Plant Metabolism.
Practicals M.Sc.-I Semester-I
I:
Cell Biology, Cytology and Genetics and Resource Utilization and Conservation
II:
Biology and diversity of Algae and Bryophytes and Plant Development and Reproduction.
Practicals M.Sc.-I Semester-II
I:
Cytogenetic, Molecular Biology, Biology and Diversity of Microbes and Fungi .
II:
Plant Physiology and Plant Metabolism.
M.Sc.-II Semester-III (Two papers are compulsory and third and fourth is elective)
Paper-IX:
Taxonomy and Diversity of Pteridophytes and Gymnosperms.
Paper-X:
Taxonomy of Angiosperms.
Paper-XI:
Elective I:(Bioinformatics,Plant Tissue Culture and Reproductive Biology of Angiosperms)
Paper-XII:
Elective II:(Bioinformatics,Plant Tissue Culture and Reproductive Biology of Angiosperms).
M.Sc.-II Semester-II
Paper-XIII:
Plant Ecology
Paper-XIV:
Environmental Ecology
Paper-XV:
Plant Biotechnology
Paper-XVI:
Genetic Engineering
PaperGIC:
Plant Biotechnology,Genetic Engineering
Practicals M.Sc.-I Semester-I
I:
Cell Biology, Cytology and Genetics and Resource Utilization and Conservation
II:
Biology and diversity of Algae and Bryophytes and Plant Development and Reproduction.
Practicals M.Sc.-I Semester-II
I:
Cytogenetic, Molecular Biology, Biology and Diversity of Microbes and Fungi .
II:
Plant Physiology and Plant Metabolism.
Practicals M.Sc.-II Semester-III
I:
Taxonomy and Diversity of Pteridophytes and Gymnosperms
II:
Taxonomy of Angiosperms
III and IV:
Elective XI, XII
Practicals M.Sc.-II(CBSC) Semester-IV
VII:
Plant Ecology, Environmental Ecology, Plant Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering.
VIII:
Project Work.

b) Training hours (Weekly) (For each course separately except Ph.D.)

a)Practical Hours
M.Sc.I 6x3=80 ,M.Sc.II 4x3=12+6=18
b)Theory Hours
4x4x2=32
c)Seminar Hours
2hrs
d)Assignment Hours
--
e)Tests Hours
--
f)Others Hours
Project work 2x3=6hrs

2) Eligibility Criteria (Separate for each Course)

i.Course
M.Sc. Botany
ii. Criteria
Botany as one subject at B.Sc.
iii. Duration of Course
2yrs
iv. Minimum Age
--
v. Maximum Age
--
vi. Entrance Test if any conducted by
NA
vii. Eligibility for test, Other details
NA
viii. Fees for Entrance Exam
NIl
3) Details of Teaching faculty
Sr.No. Name Education Qualification Teaching Experience
1. Dr.J.A Tidke M.Sc., Ph.D.,B.Ed. 32 yrs
2. Dr.Mrs. V.N.Nathar M.Sc., Ph.D. 19yrs
3. Dr.P.A.Gawande M.Sc., Ph.D 18 yrs
4. Prof. K.C.More M.Sc., NET 6 yrs

4) Department Infrastructure

Year of establishment:
1990
Total built up area(G.F.+ F.F.)
2951.02 Sq.M.
Total built up area of ground floor
1475.51 Sq.M.

Infrastructure Details

Building/Structure For classroom Year of Construction L B H Furniture available Fixtures available
M.Sc. Part I 1998 15.88 9.42 3.63 Desks and benches-10,Chairs-3,Podium-1,Lab Tables wooden-4,Specimen rack-1,Samples racks-3,Wooden Cupboard-1,Steel cupboard-2 Blackboard-1,Ceiling fans-9,Exhaust fans-3,Tube lights-12,etc.
M.Sc. Part II 1998 15.88 9.42 3.63 Desks and benches-12/Chairs-3; Podium-1 ,Lab table-2, Specimen rack-1, Book self-1, Steel cupboard-1, Wooden cupboard-1, Blackboard-1, Ceiling fans-9, Exhaust fans-3, Tube lights-12,etc.
Seminar Hall Cum Museum 1998 21.46 9.42 3.63 Benches and Desks-5; Chairs-50; wooden Dias-1; Specimen Racks-7; Herbarium Cabinet-2; Podium-1; Study Table-31, Benches-5, Bookself-4, Computer table-1, curtains etc. Blackboard-1, Ceiling fans-14, Exhaust fans--4, Tube lights-17, etc.
Research Lab 1998 16.15 9.42 3.63 Chairs-10, Podium-1,Woodent Cupboard-1, Steel Cupboard-1 Blackboard-1, Ceiling fans-9, Exhaust fans-1, Tube lights-11, etc.
Tissue Culture Lab 2000 6.23 6.12 3.63 Working Table-1; Chairs-3;Woodent cupboard-1, Steel cupboard-1etc. Ceiling fans-3, Tube lights-3, Air Conditioners -2; etc.
Bioinformatics Lab 2004 6.20 2.99 3.63 Computer tables-7, Chairs-7etc. Ceiling fans-2, Tube lights-4, Air Conditioners -2;wooden Ceiling etc
Molecular Biology Lab 2004 6.20 2.99 3.63 Table-1; Chairs-3; Wooden cupboard ; Stools-2 etc. Ceiling fans-1, Tube lights-2, Air Conditioners +2;wooden Ceiling etc.
Girls Common Room 2005 6.0 2.99 3.63 Table-1; Chairs-10; Book self etc Ceiling fans-2, Tube lights-2, Mirror-1 etc.
a. H.O.D. Room 1998 6.20 3.71 3.63 Office Table-1, Table-1; Office Chair-1; Chairs-6; Computer table-1; File rack-1; Book self -1 etc Ceiling fans-2, Tube lights-3, etc.
b. Anti Chamber (H.O.D.) 1998 4.86 2.40 3.63 Table-1; Chairs-2; Steel cupboards-2 etc. Ceilingfans-1, Tube lights-1, Mirror -1etc.
Botanical garden:
Total area of the Botanical garden is approx. 3 hectares where green house is raised to keep the plants under healthy conditions. A small garden is also developed adjacent to Department building and about 300 potted plants are kept for study. Experimental plants are being raised every year for practical purpose
Industrial training provided, if any: No
(If Yes, Name of Companies)
Year of establishment:
1990
5) Course Conducted (Give separate information for each Course e.g. : M.Sc., M.C.A.)
: Ph.D. in Botany
Syllabus
:Course work
6) Training hours (Weekly) (For each course separately except Ph.D.)
g) Practical Hours
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h) Theory Hours
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i) Seminar Hours
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j) Assignment Hours
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k) Tests Hours
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l) Others Hours
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7) Eligibility Criteria (Separate for each Course)
ix. Course
: Ph.D.
x. Criteria
: M.Sc., M.Phil in Botany
xi. Duration of Course
: 6yrs
xii. Minimum Age
: --
xiii. Maximum Age
: --
xiv. Entrance Test if any conducted by
: PAT
xv. Eligibility for test, Other details
: M.Sc with 55 % marks
xvi. Fees for Entrance Exam
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8) Details of Teaching faculty
Sr.No. Name Education Qualification Teaching Experience
1. Dr.J.A Tidke M.Sc., Ph.D.,B.Ed. 32 yrs
2. Dr.Mrs. V.N.Nathar M.Sc., Ph.D. 19yrs
3. Dr.P.A.Gawande M.Sc., Ph.D 18 yrs
9) Department Infrastructure: Research labs with all necessary equipments. ( Deep Freezers, Laminar Air Flow, Gel Doc, PCR, Gel Electrophoresis, Western Blotters, UV VIS Spectrophotometer, BOD, Growth Chamber, Co2 Analyser , Centrifuges, Sonicator etc.)
10) Industrial training provided, if any (If Yes, Name of Companies)
: No
Publish On Date :- 27.04.2019