Department of Botany & Microbiology

The Department of Botany was established in 1981.
Microbiology as a subject in B.Sc. was introduced in 2006.

The Department offers undergraduate course with Zoology and Chemistry as other subjects.

Aims of the department:-

  • To motivate and guide undergraduate students with quality education in Botany and Microbiology.
  • To give them a wide spectrum of latest technology and new branches associated with Botany & Microbiology as a subject.

Special Features:-

  • The department is equipped with 58 apparatus to perform all the required experiments for the courses.
  • The department has all the facilities and has a library of 1127 books. It also has a book bank which offers free books to the students.
  • There are 145 charts, 263 slides and 39 specimens for practical study for the students.
  • Apart from conventional class room teaching, the students are taken on local excursion to familiarize them with local flora .
  • Well ventilated large Botany & Microbiology Laboratory.
  • Well equipped laboratory with all the instruments required for UG, PG and Ph.D.
  • Separate instrumentation room with autoclave, incubator, hot air oven, UV-VIS Spectrophotometer, Digital pH meter, colorimeter, colony counter, water bath etc
  • Separate inoculation chamber with laminar air flow.
  • Lectures are delivered using smart board also.
  • The result of the department has been excellent with most of the students passed with Ist division.
  • Dr. Renu Mishra, HOD is a registered guide in Botany & Microbiology. Eight Research scholars are working under her guidance.
  • Project work and visit to various industrial laboratories are some activities done by our students.


  • Staff of the Botany and Microbiology Department offers Research based Job Oriented Project(JOP) training to VI Semester(Under Graduate) students and six month dissertation training to Post Graduate students of Microbiology, Botany and Biotechnology. The same trainings are open for students of other institutes too on nominal charges.

Staff Members:-

Name Designation Qualification Experience Specialization
Dr. Renu Mishra HoD,Botany & Microbiology Ph.D. 26 Years Plant Pathology, Microbiology
Smt Rajshree S Asst Prof. ,Botany Ph.D. 19 Years Plant Breeding, Genetics
Smt. Shikha Mandloi Asst Prof. ,MicroBiology Ph.D. 10 Years Medical Microbiology
Ms. Nishi Yadav Asst Prof. ,Microbiology M.Sc., Pursuing Ph.D. 5 Years Microbiology
Two Lab Technicians


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