Department of Botany

1. Year of Establishment: – 1971

2. Names of Program: – UG (B.Sc.)

3. Names of Interdisciplinary courses and the departments/units involved

  • Environmental Science

  • Computer science

4. Annual/ semester/choice based credit system: – Semester

5. Participation of the department in the courses offered by other departments

  • Environmental Studies

6. Teaching Staff

 

Name

Qualification

Designation

Specialization

Dr. Pangrikar P. P.

M. Sc., Ph.D.

Head and Assistant Professor

Plant Pathology

Dr. Solanke S. N.

M. Sc., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Taxonomy of Angiosperms

 

7. List of senior visiting faculty:

  • Prof. A. M. Chavan, COE, Dr. B. A. M. University, Aurangabad

  • Prof. Dilip Pokale, Department of Botany, Dr. B. A. M. University, Aurangabad

  • Prof. D. S. Mukadam, Department of Botany, Dr. B. A. M. University, Aurangabad

  • Dr. Santosh Tawre, Pr. Sorghum Breeder-India & Africa at ADVANTA India Ltd;(A UPL Group Company) Aurangabad 

  • Dr. Milind Sardesai, Department of Botany, Dr. B. A. M. University, Aurangabad

  • Dr. Milind jadhav, Botany BOS chairman, Dr. B. A. M. University, Aurangabad

8. Supporting Staff:

Laboratory Assistant :- Mr. Rode Sanjay Marotrao

Laboratory Attendant :- Mr. Kale Sada Manikrao

9. Departmental projects funded by DST FIST; UGC, DBT, ICSSR, etc. and total grants received

Dr. Pangrikar P. P. completed a minor research project funded by UGC and received grant of Rs. 1, 40,000/-

10. Chapter in Books

Sr.No

Title with Page no

Book title, Editor and Publisher

01.

Women and water management: An integrated approach”: 134-138.

Book Entitled – “Role of Woman in rain water conservation and its management”

02

Roof top rain water management by domestic sources: 37-41.

Book Entitled – Role of Woman in rain water conservation and its management

11. Awards / Recognitions received by faculty and students

Dr. Pangrikar P. P. is recognized as PG teacher in Botany by Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad (M.S.).

12. List of eminent academicians and scientists / visitors to the department

Prof. A. M. Chavan, COE, Dr. B. A. M. University, Aurangabad

Dr. Santosh Tawre, Pr. Sorghum Breeder-India & Africa at ADVANTA India Ltd; (A UPL Group Company) Aurangabad 

Dr. M. S. Wadikar, Head Department of Botany, VP college, Vaijapur.

Dr. S. M. Pawar, Head Department of Botany, Shivaji college Kannad.

Dr. Ravi Patil, Head Department of Botany, Deogiri college, Aurangabad.

Dr. P. P. Sharma, Department of Botany, Shrimuktanand college, Gangapur.

Dr. R. J. Savant, Department of Botany, Shrimuktanand college, Gangapur.

Dr. Salve Uttam, Head Department of Botany, Savarkar College, Beed.

Dr. Talekar Santosh, Head Department of Botany, K.S.K. College, Beed.

Dr. I. B. Salunkhe, Head Department of Botany, MAjalgaonCollege, Majalgaon.

Dr. S. T. Bandewar, Head Department of Botany, Rajashri shahu college, Phulambri.

Dr. Bhosle S. S., Department of Botany, Balbhim college, Beed

13. Special guest lectures were organized by department by different experts.

Prof. A. M. Chavan, COE, Dr. B. A. M. University, Aurangabad

Dr. Santosh Tawre, Pr. Sorghum Breeder-India & Africa at ADVANTA India Ltd; (A UPL Group Company) Aurangabad 

Dr. M. S. Wadikar, Head Department of Botany, VP college, Vaijapur.

Dr. S. M. Pawar, Head Department of Botany, Shivaji college Kannad.

Dr. Ravi Patil, Head Department of Botany, Deogiri college, Aurangabad.

Dr. P. P. Sharma, Department of Botany, Shrimuktanand college, Gangapur.

Dr. R. J. Savant, Department of Botany, Shrimuktanand college, Gangapur.

Dr. Salve Uttam, Head Department of Botany, Savarkar College, Beed.

Dr. Talekar Santosh, Head Department of Botany, K.S.K. College, Beed.

Dr. I. B. Salunkhe, Head Department of Botany, MAjalgaonCollege, Majalgaon.

Dr. S. T. Bandewar, Head Department of Botany, Rajashri shahu college, Phulambri.

Dr. Bhosle S. S., Department of Botany, Balbhim college, Beed

14. Future Plan:-

  • To start Research centre in the department.

  • To undertake Major and Minor research projects.

  • To develop Herbarium of Cyperaceae as well as store the students collection of plants in deferent families.

  • To organize International seminars and conferences.

  • Collaboration with various industries.

15. BEST PRACTICES

  • Near farmers visited our lab and faculty from botany guided them about biofertilizers, Pest management and preparation of composts and their importance. We are providing information to farmers and students regarding Organic farming.

  • Department library for Students and Staff.

  • Open day for different school student.

  • Arrange Wel- Come and Fare well function in department.

  • Celebrate student birthday in department.

  • Department organizes Guest lecture series in the department.

  • Tree plantation in the college campus.

  • Maintenance of Green house in Botanical garden.