Department of Botany offers M.Sc. course in Environmental Botany
as well as Ph.D. programme. Research activities focuses on the plant
response to air and soil pollution; crop physiology and mineral
nutrition of the plant; characterization of herbal drugs; phenomena
of tree growth and development; tissue culture and plant biotechnology.
The department has one Professor, three Readers and three Lecturers.
Lecturer One post (Preference to persons with disabilities)
academic record with at least 55% of the marks or an equivalent
grade of B in the 7 point scale with latter grades O,A,B,C,D,E &
F in M.Sc. Botany/Life Sciences/Bioscience with specialization in
Plant Ecology/Environmental Science/Stress Physiology.
Candidates, besides fulfilling the above qualifications, should
have cleared the eligibility test for lecturers conducted by UGC
or similar test accredited by the UGC. Candidates who have completed
M.Phil degree by December 31, 1993 or have submitted Ph.D thesis
to the university in the concerned subject on or before December
31,2002 are exempted from appearing in the NET examination. In case
such candidates fail to obtain Ph.D degree, they have to pass the
Ph.D degree in Botany/Life Sciences/Bioscience
with specialization in Plant Ecology/Environmental Science/Stress
Additional qualification or experience in the
field of Environmental Botany/Stress Physiology/Plant Bio-technology