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DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY


The plants are reservoirs of natural products. Indefinite natural products that they produce are useful to the human beings. In addition to the foodstuff, the plants are the resources for human requirement like medicines, paper, furniture, fabrics, etc. In other words, the plants fulfill all basic needs of human. Therefore the study of plants is very significant for sustainable life. The visionaries of our institution realized the requirement of this peculiar subject. And hence the Department of Botany came into existence in our institution.

The Department of Botany was established in 1971. It is one of the leading departments in the field of teaching and student activities. After autonomy, in keeping pace with the advances in various aspects of Plant Sciences, the department has introduced the courses like Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Plant Biotecnology, Bioinformatics, Genetics, Plant Pathology, Instrumentation in Botany, Pharmacognosy, Gardening and Landscaping, Plant Breeding, Biostatistics etc. The department has academic autonomy and has been revising its syllabi after every two years. The department has successfully implemented the credit system for grading the students. The department is known for teaching, learning and the results. It is also known for strict implementation of rules and regulations formulated time to time by the college administration.

The department has undertaken the students projects in the areas of Plant Pathology, Genetics, Plant Biotechnology, Medicinal Plants, Aerobiology etc. Presently the department started M.Sc. Degree Course in the academic year 2017-18. The M.Sc. degree course is spread over four semesters. At present the students are admitted to M.Sc. degree course on the basis of their scores in the B.Sc. degree.

During the first year of M.Sc., the students are taught core courses in Botany. In the second year, besides the core courses, the students also carry out the projects. The examinations of B.Sc. and M.Sc. students are held as per the credit system rules laid down by the autonomous college. It involves continuous assessment that is internal assessment and semester end examination. The curriculum of B.Sc. and M.Sc. has been designed by taking into account the competitive examinations, NET and SET examinations.

The department regularly organises the student's seminars and botanical excursions. The students association viz. 'Symbiosis' is very active in the department through this association various events are organised for the students. The department has very successfully organised National Conference on 'Plant Pathology' on March 2013. Four students of the department are the winners of University Gold Medal which is specified for the subject Botany. Seven students of the department are the University Merit Holders.

During the first year of M.Sc., the students are taught core courses in Botany. In the second year, besides the core courses, the students also carry out the projects. The examinations of B.Sc. and M.Sc. students are held as per the credit system rules laid down by the autonomous college. It involves continuous assessment that is internal assessment and semester end examination. The curriculum of B.Sc. and M.Sc. has been designed by taking into account the competitive examinations, NET, SET, GATE and IIT-JAAM examinations.

The department is enriched with learning resources such as Charts, Museum Specimens, Slides, Models, Herbarium and modern facilities like Computers, Internet, LED Projector which help the students advanced and independent learning. Well maintained Botanical Garden with diverse species is an Asset to the department. Alumni of the department have spread over as Teachers, Professors, Scientists, Lawyers, Social Workers, Administrators, etc.

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BOTANY PROGRAM SPECIFIC OUTCOMES

B.Sc.Botany Programme Specific Outcomes

After the completion of this specific programme students will

1) workbiologists in forests, parklands, or fields.

2)work in laboratories, museums, in botanical gardens, or in industry.

3) go into fields as diverse as biotechnology, environmental monitoring and protection, and agriculture.

4) go on to post graduate/higher studies in natural science, agriculture, environmental sciences, and education.

5) work to develop organic farming.

M.Sc.Botany Programme Specific Outcomes

After the completion of this specific programme

1)Students can become Plant Pathologists specialize in diagnosis

2)Learners can work as Plant Ecologists

3)Students can avail the opportunity to become Plant Evolutionary Biologists and Taxonomists

4)Learners can work as Plant Physiologists and Molecular Biologists

5)Students can provide State agencies need botanists in many different field.

6)Learners can be Plant scientists and can also work in several other federal agencies.

7) Students can work as plant biologists.

8)Students can work and research in the field of Genetically altered food production

FACULTY

FACULTY


Photo Name Designation Qualification Resume
Prof. Sadashiv Nivarati Shinde Vice Principal, HOD, Associate Professor M.Sc. M.Phil. View
Dr. Kalyan Dhondiba Savant Assistant Professor M.Sc. B.Ed., Ph.D. View
Prof. Dnyanoba Rambhau Awad Assistant Professor M.Sc., B.Ed, NET View
Prof. Dhanashri Baburao Biradar Assistant Professor M.Sc. View
Prof. Chavan Diksha Subhash Assistant Professor M.Sc. View
Prof. Pranjali Vishnu Kumbhar Assistant Professor M.Sc. View
Prof. Rukhaiya Mohammed Abdul Latif Shaikh Assistant Professor M.Sc. View
Prof. Rohini Kisanrao Mekle Assistant Professor M.Sc. View

SYLLABUS

SYLLABUS


Degree/Class2022-232021-222020-212019-202018-19 
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TEACHING PLAN

TEACHING PLAN


Name 2022-23 2021-22 2020-21 2019-20 2018-19
Prof. Sadashiv Nivarati Shinde View View View View
Dr. Kalyan Dhondiba Savant View View View View
Prof. Suchita Shridhar Sarkale View View
Prof. Dnyanoba Rambhau Awad View View View View
Prof. Govind Apparao Suryawanshi View View View
Prof. Dhanashri Baburao Biradar View
Prof. Diksha Subhash Chavan View
Prof. Pranjali Vishnu Kumbhar View
Prof. Rohini Kisanrao Mekle View
Prof. Rukhaiya Mohammed Abdul Latif Shaikh View

TIME - TABLE (TH + PR)

TIME - TABLE (TH + PR)


Year 2022-23 2021-22 2020-21 2019-20 2018-19
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ACTIVITIES

ACTIVITIES YEARWISE


2021 - 2022

Name of Activity Date Activity Report
Introduction of M.Sc.-I students 08/01/2022 View
Guest Lecture 08/01/2022 View
Inauguration of Symbiosis, Welcome function 25/12/2021 View
Short excursion 25/12/2021 View
National Level Workshop on Bio-instrumentation 29/10/2021 to 30/10/2021 View
Guest Lecture 30/09/2021 View
Guest Lecture 29/09/2021 View

2020 - 2021

Name of Activity Date Activity Report
Guest Lecture on Career opportunities in Botany after B.Sc. 09-09-2020 View
Guest Lecture on Basics in Taxonomy13-01-2021 View
Exibition of Woolen Models 12-03-2021 View
One Day National workshop on Strategies to Crackdown Competitive Exams in Life Sciences27-03-2021 View
Orientation Program on Landscaping 23/02/2021 View

2019 - 2020

Name of Activity Date Activity Report
Guest Lecture20-07-19 View
Teachers Day05-09-19 View
Poster prasentaion25-09-19 View
Guest Lecture20-10-19 View
Symbiosis04-01-20 View
National Workshop04-01-20 View
Guest Lecture10-01-20 View
Bot Intro25-01-20 View
Agricultureal Exihibition31-01-20 View
Short excursion18-02-20 View
Oilseed Research station18-02-20 View
Quiz Compitition29-02-20 View

2018 - 2019

Name of Activity Date Activity Report
Softskill10-08-18 View
Bot intro01-09-18 View
Teachers day05-09-18 View
SET/NET Workshop10-09-18 View
Guest lecture22-12-18 View
Harble product exibition05-03-19 View
Fairwail Function30-03-19 View

STUDENT PROJECTS

STUDENT PROJECTS


YEAR PROJECT LIST
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2019 - 20 View
2018 - 19 View

ACHIEVEMENTS


Department Achievements

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Teacher Achievements

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Student Achievements

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Composition of Board of Studies Faculty: Science Term: (2020-2021)


Name of HoD & other faculty member Shri S. N. Shinde Chairman Head, Department of Botany, Rajarshi Shahu Mahavidyalaya (Auto), Latur Dr. K. D. Savant Faculty Rajarshi Shahu Mahavidyalaya (Auto), Latur Miss S. S. Sarkale Faculty Rajarshi Shahu Mahavidyalaya (Auto), Latur Shri D. R. Awad Faculty Rajarshi Shahu Mahavidyalaya (Auto), Latur Shri G. A. Suryawanshi Faculty Rajarshi Shahu Mahavidyalaya (Auto), Latur
Two Subject experts from outside the Parent University nominated by Academic Council Dr. V. S. Maske Member Bahirji Smarak Mahavidyalaya, Vasmat, (Academic Council Nominee) Dist. Hingoli Prof. Dr. A. B. Ade Member Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune (Academic Council Nominee
One expert by V.C.from panel of 06 recommended by the college principal Prof. Dr. A. S. Dhabe Member Head, Dept of Botany (V.C. Nominee) Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad
One from industry/corporate/ allied area realating to Placement Shri Laxman Done Member Done’s Mushrooms, Kumbhari, Dist. Latur (Expert from Industry)
One PG meritorious alumnus by principal Prof. Dr. N. B. Gaikwad Member Shivaji University, Kolhapur (P.G. Alumni)
Expert from outside for special courses(Co-option)
Other members of the staff of the same faculty. Dr. D. V. Vedpathak Member Rajarshi Shahu Mahavidyalaya (Auto), Latur (From same Faculty)