2022-2023 Admissions
About Department
Hands on training for
Botany students of the college on
terrarium, flower arrangements, bonsai etc

In July 1965, the department of biology was established to handle the pre-degree classes. In 1970, a full-fledged department was formed with the commencement of B.Sc. Botany Course with a sanctioned strength of 36 students. The department started under the headship of Rev. Sr. Janitta S.D. The department aims to develop an aptitude towards science and nature there by achieving academic excellence. The faculty also trains the students in Laboratory skills and encourages them to pursue higher studies, research and entrepreneurship.

Strengths and Achievements

The four faculty members are actively engaged in academic, extension and outreach programmes and among them two are PhD degree holders. Prof. Jacob Varghese is a much sought after horticulturist, expert in landscaping, columnist.  He serves as landscape consultant for Southern Naval Command residential Complex and conducts horticulture awreness programmes in various TV channels and has 8 books to his credit. Some of our students secured prizes in various intercollegiate quiz programmes. Chandini A. S secured A+ & IV rank in M G University B.Sc Degree CBCSS exam 2016

What makes us unique?
  • Short term workshop for vocational higher secondary students on horticulture, landscaping, flower arrangements etc
  • Hands on training for Botany students of the college on terrarium, flower arrange­ments, bonsai etc
  • Hands on training for Botany students of the college on preparation of vegetable seedlings using innovative techniques.
  • Vegetable cultivation in the campus premises.
Methodology Of Teaching Learning
  • Lecturing
  • Power point presentation
  • Board & pen
  • Spontaneous class tests
  • Routine Test papers

Infrastructural Facilities

The department has two laboratories and a library enriched with around 2300 books which includes recent books and latest editions