Department of Botany


Departmental History

The department was established in the year 2002 with the introduction of science stream in the college. Ever since its establishment, the department has shown great progress in terms of its infrastructural development and the kind of service provided to the students. A good number of its alumni have pursued their advanced career in botany at Kashmir University as well as in other reputed universities of the country, showing remarkable excellence in the field.

Facilities Available

The department has a well-equipped laboratory with all modern day facilities for undergraduate students. A good collection of visual aids in the form of bio-visual charts, models and museum specimens besides various audiovisual aids like LCD projector, OHP and slide projector are available in the department. A small museum with a collection of antique artifacts and museum specimens is present the department. The department looks after botanical garden in the college premises where some rare and endangered medicinal plants are cultivated. The landscape development and beautification of the college campus is also in the purview of the department.

Number of students enrolled in the current session 2018

Class No. of students
B.Sc 1st Semester 140
B.Sc 2nd Semester 145
B.Sc 4th Semester 137
B.Sc 5th and 6th semester 129

Meet our Faculty

Mr. Nisar Ahmad Lone

Assistant Professor
  •  M.Sc , M.Phil
  •  9906582620

Dr. Vaseem Raja

Contractual Lecturer
  •  M.Sc , M.Phil
  •  9797272900

Dr. Nelofer Nabi

Contractual Lecturer
  •  M.Sc , M.Phil
  •  8825001863