Department of Botany



About the Department

The Botany Department came into existence in the year 1960 as an elective subject of two years’ Intermediate Science Course. The honours / Major classes of degree classes have been introduced in 1975. Since the inception of the department, a number of distinguishing teachers adorned the faculty of Botany from time to time. Presently the department has 5 full time teachers (one on lien) and one as part time teacher against lien of the full time teacher. The academic condition in terms of the quality of faculty and learning process is healthy and adequate. All teachers of the department are sincerely engaged in scholarly pursuits. Besides, the faculties are engaged in students’ project work on different topic of different discipline.

Learning Resources

The department has well equiped library having specialised books on botany along with wi-fi internet connectivity. The classroom is equiped with digital projection and smart board technology. Moreover the department owns a botanical museum and botanical garden.


Future Plan of Action

  • Opening PG courses
  • Publishing departmental journal
  • Academic Tour, Awareness and Extension Programmes for students

Faculties of the Department



Dr. Dilip Hazarika, MSc, PhD
Associate Professor
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Dr. J.N. Sarmah, MSc, PhD
Associate Prof. (HOD)
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Dr. J. Barukial, MSc, PhD
Associate Professor
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Dr. R. Sarmah, MSc, PhD
Assistant Professor
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Anima Kutum, MSc, MPhil
Assistant Prof
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