Department of Botany

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Department of Botany, Year of establishment - 1976

Botany covers all aspects of the life of plants. It includes their structure and development, physiology and biochemistry, genetics, as well as their relationships with the environment and other organisms.
The Department of Botany came into the existence in 1972 under the headship of Dr. A.J. Dixit with the graduate programme B.Sc. in view to prepare the students desirous of learning, understanding and practicing various aspects of plant science. In the ensuing year 1995 the department offered post graduate programme M.Sc. with adjoined faculty like Dr. V. R. Deshmukh. In view of academic excellence, the department has distinction of having one of the richest Botany laboratory recognized under Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University as Research laboratory for Ph.D aspirants.
The Department of Botany aims at promoting an integral understanding for utilization of plants and to explore underlying mechanisms for promoting eco-friendly environment. Particular emphasis is laid on focusing the application of current advances in Genomics, Plant Physiology, Plant Tissue and Cell Culture, Applied Botany, Phyto-Medicines. The Department strives at its best to boost the diverse applications of plants and their products and to tackle emerging issues of the rapidly growing population. The department is prevailing a record of producing the gold medalist and merit students at university level. A well maintained botanical garden is an asset of department.
The department is enriched with academic and research capabilities to prepare national human resource in future perspective. Additionally, all our energies are directed at promoting conducive environment of learning and grooming talent through academic and co-curricular activities. Our purpose is to nurture well-trained visionary manpower to shoulder responsibilities in the future scenario of development.



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Details Of Faculty Members

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Dr. P. G. Bansod

Associate Professor

Faculty Details

  • Qualification : M.Sc., NET, Ph.D.
  • Experience : 14+ Years
  • Research Experience: 10 years
  • Email : prafullabansod@rediffmail.com
  • Mobile : 9970367128

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Dr. Mrs. M. S. Patbage(Ghurde)

Assistant Professor

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  • Qualification : MSc. M.Phil. B.Ed. Ph.D
  • Experience : 09+ Year
  • Research Experience: 10 yrs
  • Email : monali.ghurde@gmail.com
  • Mobile : +91 9423621670

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Dr. P. V. Pulate

Assistant Professor

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  • Qualification : M. Sc. PhD.
  • Experience : 14+ Year
  • Research Experience: 10 yrs
  • Email : pvpbot2005@rediffmail.com
  • Mobile : +91 9423621833

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Ms. Lubna P. Khalid

Assistant Professor

Faculty Details

  • Qualification : M.Sc. B.Ed.
  • Experience : 04+ Year
  • Research Experience: 05 Years
  • Email : lubnakhalid180@gmail.com
  • Mobile : +91 8624084114

Events
  Sr.No   Name of the Event   Date
  1) Advances in Life Sciences: Present and Future   11th -12th Jan 2013
  2) Basic Techniques in Molecular Biology   23rd January 2013
  3) Isolations Techniques of Macro-biomolecules   2nd March 2013
  4) DNA Isolation, Estimation and Electrophoresis   30th March 2013
  4) Rain Water harvesting   28th July 2018
Research thrust areas as recognized by major funding agencies

1. Cytology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Phyto-chemistry.

List of the distinguished alumni of the department
  Sr.No   Name   Present Position   Place
  1)   Dr. D.D. Khedkar   Lecturer in Botany   Amravati
  2)   Dr. Dilip Hande   Lecturer in Botany   Amravati
  3)   Dr. M.R.Wath   Lecturer in Botany   Amravati
  4)   Dr. Anil Dahat   Lecturer in Botany   Arvi, Wardha
  5)   Dr. Pallavi P. Ulhe   Asstt. Prof. & Head   Karanja Ghadge
  6)   Ms. Snober Bhatt   Lecturer in Botany   Handwara J&K
  7)   Mr. Nilesh S.Borade   Jr. Lecturer   Yeotmal
  8)   Mr. Sachin Ade   Jr. Lecturer   Digras
  9)   Mr. Vivek Kamble   Jr. Lecturer   Pusad
  10)   Mr. Vaibhav Swarkar   Jr. Lecturer   Deulgaon Raja
  11)   Mrs. Priyanka Rode   Microbiologist   Aurangabad
  12)   Ms. Vidya Wankhade   IT Teacher   Pune
  13)   Ms. Rupali Bhamblkar   Jr. Lecturer   Murtijapur
  14)   Ms. Shilpa Manohar   Lecturer in Botany   Tiwasa
  15)   Ms. Priti Diwan   Lecturer in Botany   Amravati
  16)   Dr. S.J. Ishwarkar   Lecturer in Botany   Amravati
  17)   Dr. Anjali Thakare   Lecturer in Botany   Akola
  18)   Ms. A. D. Gulhane   Lecturer in Education   Pune
  19)   Dr.Pallavi Ulhe   Lecturer in Botany   Karanja(G)
  20)   Ku. Bhagyashri Dhore   Jr Lecturer in Biology   Ramtek
  21)   Mr. Prashant Joshi   Jr. Lecturer in Biology   Wani
Students cleared Eligibility test and competitive examinations
  Sr. No.   Name of the Student   Name of the Examination
  1)   Dr. D. D. Khedkar   SET-2000
  2)   Dr. M. R. Wath   SET-2002
  3)   Dr. Ravi S. Dhande   SET-2009
  4)   Ms. Vijya P. Chavan   NET,SET.
  5)   Mr. Mudassir A. Dar   ASRB-2015
  6)   Mr. Shah Rafique   ASRB-2016
  7)   Mr. Prashant D.Deshmukh   ASRB-2016,CSIR-2016
  8)   Mr. Nasir A Wagay   ASRB-2018,SET-2018
  9)   Mr. Mushtaque Ahmad   CSIR-2018
Some of our landmark achievements are as under :
  • Paper published :                         25

  • Grant Received :             10,75,000/-