Department of Botany

1.   Name of Dept.    
:   UNIVERSITY  DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY
2.   HOD                              
:   Dr. Shashi Kumar Sinha
3.   About Department :  

University Department of Botany came into existence in 1955. Apart from the regular course, there are three self-financed vocational courses, namely, M.SC. Biotechnology, Post Graduate Diploma in Plant Biotechnology, and Post Graduate Diploma in Medicinal Plants .The Department is actively engaged in research work, and seminal work has been done in the field of tissue culture and medicinal plants. The mission and vision of the Department is quality teaching and quality research work.

Thrust Area of Research: Biotechnology, Ethnobotany, Cytogenetics, Plant Pathology,Microbiology and Plant Breeding.

Research Fellowship: UGC – 1, INSPIRE Fellowship – 1 Maulana Azad Fellowship – 1

Self-Financing/Vocational Course:

  1. M.Sc. in Biotechnology
  2. P.G. Diploma in Medicinal Plants
  3. P.G.Diploma in Plant Biotechnology
    Special Papers Taught          
:   1. Algology & Algal Biotechnology 2. Pathology and Microbiology 3. Cytogenetics & Plant Breeding 4. Plant Physiology & Biotechnology 5. Plant Taxonomy 6. Ethno botany.

4.   Faculty position:

S.N.

Designation

Name

Qualification

Mobile No.

 1.

University Professor

Dr. P.K. Pandey

Dr. Anjani Kumar Srivastava

Dr.Ramesh Kumar Pandey      (Presently V.C , R.U )

Dr. Ashok Kumar Choudhary

Dr. Jyoti Kumar

Dr. Hanuman Pd. Sharma                                          

Dr. (Mrs.) Kunul Kandir

Dr. (Mrs.) Kamini Kumar

(Presently PVC , R.U )

Dr. Shashi Kumar Sinha

M.Sc. Ph.D.

M.Sc. Ph.D.

M.Sc. Ph.D.

 

M.Sc. Ph.D.

M.Sc. Ph.D.

M.Sc. Ph.D.

M.Sc. Ph.D.  

M.Sc. Ph.D.

M.Sc. Ph.D.

M.Sc. Ph.D.

 

 2.

Associate Professor

   

 

 3.

Assistant Professor

Dr. R. K. Jha 

M.Sc. Ph.D.

 

Admission Eligibility: BSc/ BSc (Hons). Duration 2 years (Four semesters) with an exam at the end of each semester.

Research Degree:

MPhil: Eligibility M.sc. with 55% marks in for General & OBC category and 50% marks for SC/ST category
Duration 1 year (Two semesters)
Doctorate Degrees:
The University awards PhD degree. 

There is also a provision of awarding DSc Degree.

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