Department of Botany

About The Department

The Department of Botany started functioning since the inception of the college in 2006. Initially, this department offered B.Sc. general degree course as a part of B.Sc. Bioscience section. B.Sc major in Botany was introduced in the college in 2023. This department currently offers B. Sc. Major in Botany, B. Sc Minor in Botany. The percentage of passed-out students from 2018-2019 to 2022-23 is 100% in this department.

At present the department has one substantive teacher and one SACT. The department has a laboratory with different instruments like Compound Microscopes, Simple Microscopes, Heating Mantle, etc. The Department also processes a small herbarium having a collection of various dried plant species from Bankura, West Bengal. This department also maintains a medicinal garden with different medicinal plants. Till now the department has successfully conducted a webinar, and two workshops.

Departmental teachers use different teaching methods in the classroom like projectors, permanent slides, herbarium specimens etc for better understanding of students.

A. Year of Initiation of The Department: 2006

B. Programme Offered:

  • B.Sc. General/Programme in Botany: Since 2006/2017
  • Botany (NEP): Since 2023

C. Details of Programs Offered By The Department:

Program Level Under Graduate
Duration in Months 36 Months (for CBCS System) / 48 Months (for NEP System)
Eligibility Pass mark in aggregate in  H.S or equivalent examination
Medium of Instruction Bengali / English
Course Structure According to the CBCS system under BKU / According to the NEP system under BKU
Student Sanctioned Strength 15

D. Course Structure:

E. Program-Specific Outcome & Course Outcome:

F. Syllabus:

Sl. No. Title Download
1. Botany Programme w.e.f. 2017-2018 Download
2. Botany Programme w.e.f. 2022-2023 Download
3. Botany (NEP) w.e.f. 2023-2024 Download

G. Seminars / Conferences / Workshops / Events Organized:

Sl. No Date Title of Seminar / Conference / Workshop / Event Level Type Speakers Download
1. 01.08.2020

“Understanding Plant-Environment Interaction Through Redox Biology : New Trend and New Opportunities”

Organized by the Dept. of Botany, Indas Mahavidyalaya

State Webinar

1. Dr. Soumen Bhattacharjee, Professor & Coordinator, UGC Centre of Advanced Study, Department of Botany, The University of Burdwan

2. 22.09.2022

"Mushroom Cultivation"

Organized by the Dept. of Botany, Indas Mahavidyalaya

Inter Departmental Workshop

1. Dr. Nilanjan Chakraborty, Assistant Professor, Department of Botany, Scottish Church College, Kolkata.

2. Mr. Anujit Das, Founder, Earth Star, M.S. Roy Bagan, Andul-Mouri, Howrah.

3. 04.03.2023

 “Organic Abir Making Procedure”

Organized by the Dept. of Botany, Indas Mahavidyalaya

Inter Departmental Workshop

1. Mr. Vikram Kumar Das, Assistant Professor, Dept. of Botany, Indas Mahavidyalaya

 2. Mr. Somen Dey, SACT, Dept. of Botany, Indas Mahavidyalaya
4. 13.06.2023

“Environmental Problems and Their Way Out”

Jointly Organized by the Department of Environmental Science, Zoology, Botany, NSS Unit I, NSS Unit II, Indas Mahavidyalaya

Inter Departmental Instant Speech Competition N. A. Download

H. Departmental Notice Board:

Sl. No. Start Date End Date Title Download
1. 21.11.2023 23.11.2023 Internal Assessment of SEM I, III & V, 2023 Download
2. 28.02.2024 09.03.2024 Practical Examination of SEM III & SEM V, 2023-24 Download

I. Our Staff:

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