DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY
YEAR OF ESTABLISHMENT: 1957 | 2002: HONOURS
|ACHIEVEMENTS||§ 5 rank holders in University Examinations in the last 6 years.
|ACTIVITIES CONDUCTED BY
|§ Celebration of Special Days like Science Awareness Day and Earth Day.
|Category||Eligibility Criteria For Form Fill Up||Additional Criteria|
|General||Minimum aggregate 60% AND 60% in Botany or Biology or Biotechnology AND 50% in Chemistry||Must have passed in English|
|SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B||Candidates belonging to the SC, ST, OBC-A & OBC-B communities should obtain a minimum of 40% marks in the aggregate OR 40% marks in the subject or related subjects. SC, ST & OBC communities recognised by Govt. of West Bengal are only eligible for the exemption mentioned above .||Must have passed in English|
|Index Marks Calculation for Merit List||(Aggregate + (Botany or Biology or Biotechnology) + Chemistry)/3|
|BOTANY AS ELECTIVE:|
|ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA :||45% and above in the subject AND 50% in aggregate.|
|ENGLISH AND ONE MODERN INDIAN LANGUAGE (MIL) ARE COMPULSORY. HINDI / BENGALI / URDU ARE OFFERED AS MODERN INDIAN LANGUAGES. STUDENTS ARE TO CHOOSE THE HONOURS SUBJECTS AND TWO ELECTIVE SUBJECTS TAKING ONE SUBJECT ONLY FROM A GROUP. MUSIC MAY BE OPTED AS A NON-TAUGHT SUBJECT.|
Events & Workshops
- Special Lecture was organized by Research Committee of our College for Botany Honours and Bio-General students on 15.02.16. Ramyani Chattopadhyay, Assistant Professor, Department of Zoology of our college delivered a lecture on ‘Effect of Commonly Used Detergents On Fish and Other Aquatic Animals’.
- The students of Department of Botany went for an educational excursion to Kalimpong (West Bengal) and Ravangla (Sikkim) on 21.02.16 and returned on 28.02.16.