Department of Botany

About the Department

Department of Botany has been established on June 1971. It is noted for good academic record and devoted service of the staff members for the welfare of the students. Our department is targeting mainly on the academically poor students and help them to gain goodacademic status. And gained many University ranks including I and II ranks ,our students have emerged up and are holding higher posts in medical ,Judicial, Revenue teaching , research scholars and in various other reputed departments. A greater Co- ordination among the faulty members is the strength of the our department. With the duty conscious and deeply devoted staff members are maintaining a standard for Botany department in our esteemed institution.

Department Vision :

To upgrade the Department into PG Dept. and Research Centre
To start PG diploma course in plant tissue culture and medicinal botany.
To motivate the students in the research field
To mould the students into a good citizen..

Department Mission :

To have thorough knowledge in conventional Botany and to gain exposure in developing fields like Microbiology, Molecular Biology and Biotechnologyetc.
To focus the areas where Entrepreneurial scope for Botanists
To create awareness about the environment, Bioethics and Biodiversity conservation.
Providing job oriented papers.
Conducting coaching classes for for employment opportunities encouragement.
To faculty & students to update their knowledge in the latest science and technology.

Courses Offered

Courses Duration
B.Sc. Degree 3 Years

Faculty Members

1 Dr(Tmt). R. Prema, M.Sc., M.Phil., M.A., M.Ed., M.Phil., Ph.D Head & Assistant Professor View Profile
2 Tmt. V. Vanitha, M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed Assistant Professor View Profile
3 Tmt.. P. Mohanapriya, M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil Teaching Assistant (Hourly Basis) View Profile
4 Selvi. B. Kokila, M.Sc., B.Ed Teaching Assistant (Hourly Basis) View Profile

Seminars and workshops

Year Seminar &Workshop Organized by Department Date Venue
2012 - 2013 National level Seminar “ Medicinal Plant Diversity –Threats ,Conservation and Prospectives” Organized by Department of Botany 01/03/2013 A.P.A.C(W) Palani.
2013 - 2014 International Seminar “ Advances in numerical analysis and applied Mathematics” Organized by Science Department 24/08/2013 A.P.A.C(W) Palani.
2014 - 2015 National seminar on “Recent Advances and Challenges in plant Science” Organized by Department of Botany 06/03/2015 A.P.A.C(W) Palani.

Department of Botany Alumini

S.No Alimini Name Job Details Year Place
1 P. Mohanapriya, Guest Lecturer of botany, A.P.A College for Women, 2010 - 2011 Palani.
2 B. Kokila, Rank Holder in M.K University, Guest Lecturer of botany, A.P.A College for Women, 2012 – 2013 Palani.
3 M. Suganthi, BT Assistant, Government higher sec school 2011 – 2012 Hossur.
4 J. Yasotha Ph.d Research scholar in Bharathithasan University 2013 – 2014 Trichy
5 M.Devi Selected TRB Examination 2010 – 2011 Palani
6 S. Punitharani Selected TRB Examination 2010 - 2011 Palani
7 T. Kalaivani Selected TRB Examination 2010 - 2011 Palani
8 P. Gayathri Research Scholar in Bharathiyar University, 2013 – 2014 Coimbatore
9 P. Manimegalai Medical coding technology, 2013 – 2014 Coimbatore.
10 . R. Abirami BT Assistant VinayakVidhyalaya higher sec school, 2012 - 2013 Palani
11 S. Prabaranjani JRC Higher Sec School, 2012 - 2013 Palani
12 Mrs.Mahalakshmi PG Assistant in botany, AkshayaAcadamy 2011 – 2012 Palani
13 .R.Banupriya Uppasi tea research foundation, Project Assistant. 2013 - 2014 Valparai,


  • Maintaining 100 % result every year.
  • Conducting National Seminars and State Level Workshops regularly.
  • Our Department maintaining Herbal Garden with various medicinal plants in green house.
  • Self Employment Programmes like Mushroom cultivation and Azolla cultivation is practiced to the students in our department.
  • Students projects are done by visiting paper mill, tea factory , chocolate factories, Siddha clinic , etc

Future Plan

  • To start PG course.
  • To start Diploma and certificate course in tissue culture and mushroom technology.
  • Opening of an interdisciplinary research Laboratory.
  • Overall improvement of Departmental infrastructure.
  • To develop our campus as a model green campus.