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The overall development of each and every student is the first and foremost priority of the Department of Botany. The faculty and the support staff of this department are constantly engaged in developing the optimal teaching and learning technique to address and motivate the students, in a healthy and friendly atmosphere, according to their learning capacity. The department follows primarily the CBCS Curriculum of the Cooch Behar Panchanan Barma University, however supports and encourages several extracurricular activities in science. Botany is a perfect blend of laboratory experiment, field-based observation and critical analysis. Students develop an analytical mind and keen interest to understand the fundamental scientific principles of the environment from the perspective of Plant Science, together with other related scientific domains. Apart from the prescribed curriculum, the department provides opportunities and encourages students to work on scientific project and present papers by organising student’s seminars in the department, organises several cultural programme etc.


Sl No. Name Designation
1 Dr. Aninda Mandal Assistant Professor
2 Dr. Binod Chandra Sharma Associate Professor
3 Ajoy Das Assistant Professor
4 Dr. Bapi Ghosh Assistant Professor
5 Mousikha Lala Assistant Professor
6 Joyita Debnath SACT


While working in the laboratory each student receive hand on training to operate several scientific equipment and analyse the data using statistical tool and bioinformatics, accumulate and represent the data in the form of written reports, oral and poster presentations. The Department of Botany encourages and provides exposures to employment opportunities in diverse fields such as Teaching, Research and Development, analytical laboratories, Forest and Agriculture service etc.

Have a glimpse of our vibrant academic culture:


    during May 6-8, 2023.

  • A.J.C. Bose Memorial Lecture 2023 on Insights into Citrus: Domestication and Cultivation

    Speaker: Dr. Kishore Kumar Thapa, Head, Department of Botany, Dinhata College, Dinhata, West Bengal

  • A.J.C. Bose Memorial Lecture 2022 on Think Outside the Box. Be an Entrepreneur!

    Speaker: Prof. (Dr.) Krishnendu Acharya, Molecular & Applied Mycology & Plant Pathology Laboratory, Centre of Advanced Study, Department of Botany, University of Calcutta

  • A.J.C. Bose Memorial lecture on Origin of Life (2021)

    Speaker: Dr. Sudha Gupta, Assistant Professor, Department of Botany, University of Kalyani.

  • A.J.C. Bose Memorial lecture on Evolution and Darwinism (2018)

    Prof. Pankaj Kumar Pal (Retd.) Department of Botany, University of Burdwan.

    We regularly arrange Student Seminars and Special Lectures in the department

    • Student Seminar
    • Educational Tour
    • Add-on Courses
    • Summer Apprenticeship Course
    • Internship Course

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Bachelor Of Science in Botany

HOD:- Dr. Aninda Mandal

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