Department of Botany and Environmental Science is one of the emerging departments of the university. The department was established in year 2014 with the aim to foster value based quality education in the fields of plant biology and environmental sciences. Presently, department offers Master’s and Ph.D. programmes in Botany. The department will be a paragon of virtues, diligently exposing its students with vivid aspects of plant biology and environmental science. The department is growing progressively by expanding its gamut of academic activities. The Department has well equipped laboratories for teaching particles and research. The curriculum is designed to provide in-depth training and imparting skills in various areas pertaining to the field. The courses run by the department will provide various opportunities to the students in their future to pursue their teaching and research career in various colleges, universities and other government agencies like Pollution Control Board, DST, DBT, CSIR & DRDO. The students also have good scope in private sectors like Medicinal & Pharmaceutical companies, Refineries, Industrial Research and Development units. Faculty members are available as academic advisers and hold office hours for consultation about the courses offered by the department.
Department of Botany and Environmental Science - Faculty
Area of Specialization
Dr. Yadvinder Singh
Assistant Professor and Incharge
Advanced Phycology and Microbial Ecology
Dr. Hina Khan
PhD, M.Phil, M.Sc.
PhD, M.Phil, M.Sc.
Phycology, Microbiology & Bio Physics
Dr. Navdeep Kaur
Cytogenetics & Plant Molecular Biology
Dr. Rakesh Joshi
Department of Botany and Environmental Science - Programs
10+2 Medical with 50% marks
B.Sc. (Medical)/B.Sc. (Hons./ Hons. School) Botany/B.Sc. with Botany as one of the subjects, with at least 50% marks in aggregate .
Ph.D. (Doctorate of Philosophy) - Botany
As per UGC Norms
Department of Botany and Environmental Science - Research