Department of Botany

Year of Establishment: 1947

Primarily, Biology was introduced in I.Sc. level in 1947 and got affiliation from Gauhati University in 1953. The degree section came into existence in 1958 with Botany in intermediate level in addition to Biology and the department was coined as "Department of Biology & Botany". Later in1970, it came to be known as 'Department of Botany' when separate Zoology department was established. Major Course in the subject was introduced in 1968. Besides regular teaching-learning, the department has taken keen initiatives in research. The research laboratory of Botany department was recognized by Gauhati University in 2011.It is note-worthy that the department introduced post-graduate course in 2012.


Programmes Offered

H.S.

B.Sc. (Major)

B.Sc. (General)

M.Sc.

Six Month Certificate Course on Mushroom Cultivation

Faculty members:


MR. KRISHNA KANTA MEDHI

Associate Professor

+91 94351 64512

medhikrishnc@gmail.com


Head of The Department

DR. FARISHTA YASMIN

Assistant Professor

+91 94350 62705

fyasmin@nowgongcollege.org


DR. SIBA SAHARIA

Assistant Professor

+91 94352 75234

sibasaharia@rediffmail.com


NABANITA BHATTACHARYYA

Assistant Professor

+91 94353 23220

msnbhattacharyya@yahoo.co.uk


DR. JURIMONI SHYAM

Assistant Professor

+91 98641 51882

juri_shyam@rediffmail.com