Raja Peary Mohan College

Uttarpara, Hooghly, West Bengal, India
NAAC accredited with B grade (2.7); ISO 9001:2015

Estd: 1887

Department of Botany

Department Overview

About

After the introduction of Undergraduate Degree Courses in the College all the three Bio-Science subjects namely Zoology, Botany and Physiology were treated as a single Department named as the Department of Zoology and Biological Sciences. From the academic session 1972-73, the Department of Zoology and Biological Sciences was split up into three independent Departments and the Department of Botany started its journey with Prof Shyama Prasad Ganguly as the Head of the Department. Later, in 1996-97 Honours course in Botany was introduced.

Teaching Learning
Besides traditional chalk and blackboard method teaching method includes power point presentation of different topic, video streaming for some topic, use of internet, whatsapp platform and LMS portal for teacher-students interaction and distribution of study materials.


Capacity Building
Student seminars are arranged on a regular basis and certificates are issued to them. Students are also encouraged to participate in different seminars and workshop arranged by other institutions to enrich their knowledge. Long distance and local field trips are arranged as part of their syllabus regularly escorted by faculty members.

Student Progression
Distinguished Alumnae
Bridge Course
The students usually comprise a heterogeneous group with different level of understanding of techniques and instruments used in the laboratory. This course aims to bridge the gap among students in their understanding and increase their efficiency in the laboratory. The course has been successful in

Teaching Learning

Capacity Building

Student Progression

Distinguished Alumnae

Bridge Courses

Teachers Profile

Dr. Binod Kumar Pathak

Associate Professor

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Dr. Dibyendu Talukdar

Associate Professor

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Dr. Partha Sarathi Ghosh

Assistant Professor

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Dr. Nilu Halder

Assistant Professor

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Mr. Satadru Ghosh

SACT II

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Teaching and Research

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Publications

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Achievements

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General (Curriculam Distribution)

Co-curricular

Facilities

The department is equipped with overhead projector and screen, computers having LAN facility, Museum for plant specimens, high level microscopes one is trinocular with camera attachment, UV-Vis spectrophotometer, autoclave, high speed centrifuge, colorimeter, electronic balance, biochemistry lab etc. However, a microbiology, cell biology and tissue culture labs are of long demands.

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