Botany

Departmental Profile

  1. Name of the Department : Department of Botany
  2. Date of Establishment : 10-06-2013
  3. Nature of Department in brief:Patterns and processes of Mother Nature can be deciphered well when student studies Botany. The intellect & interpretation procured during this study can be relevant and form the foundation to the students for further higher studies especially in nearly all branches of life sciences. Besides, endowed with soft as well as hard skills making students eligible to pursue their interest & excellence in the spheres other than Botany. To make this transformation possible, dedicated & qualified teaching staff having diverse academic & research interest helping for all Botany students. The Department serves healthy, student-centric platform for students from diverse socio-economic backgrounds. The Botanical garden & field visits for habitat & plant diversity study connects them with the nature. All curricular, co-curricular & extracurricular activities conducted throughout the course sharpens their understanding about the subject & it’s interdisciplinary nature.
  4. Program and Course details of Department (2018-19):Program Name: B.Sc.

Program Specific Name : Botany

Class Semester Paper Nomenclature Course Code
FY I I Plant Diversity I USBO101
II Form And Function I USBO102
Practical Plant Diversity I, Form And Function I (Practical I & II) USBOP1
II I Plant Diversity I USBO201
II Form And Function I USBO202
Practical Plant Diversity I, Form And Function I (Practical I & II) USBOP2
SY III I Plant Diversity II USBO301
II Form And Function II USBO302
III Current Trends In Plant Sciences I USBO303
Practical Practicals based on all the three courses in theory USBOP3
IV I Plant Diversity II USBO401
II Form And Function II USBO402
III Current Trends In Botany I USBO403
Practical Practicals based on all the three courses in theory USBOP4
TY V I Plant Diversity III USBO501
II Plant Diversity IV USBO502
III Form And Function III USBO503
IV Current Trends In Plant Sciences II USBO504
Practical Practicals based on all the three courses in theory USBOP5
 

Applied Component

 

Environmental Science & Pollution

USACEVS501

(Theory)

USACEVS5P1

(Practical)

VI I Plant Diversity III USBO601
II Plant Diversity IV USBO602
III Form And Function III USBO603
IV Current Trends In Plant Sciences II USBO604
Practical Practicals based on all the three courses in theory USBOP6
 

Applied Component

 

Environmental Science & pollution

USACEVS601

(Theory)

USACEVS6P1

(Practical)

  1. Teaching Staff
    Sr. No Name Of the Teacher Designation Qualification Year Of Joining Experience CV
    1 Mrs. S. G. Borole Assistant Professor M.Sc.B.Ed. June 2013 View
    2 Mr. A. S. Pansare Assistant Professor M.Sc. NET GATE B.Ed. 12/06/2014 04 Years View
    3 Dr. S. D. Mahadkar Assistant Professor M.Sc. Ph. D. 24/08/2015 03 Years View
    4 Dr. M. N. Gawade Assistant Professor M.Sc. Ph. D. 18/11/2015 16 View
    5 Mr. A. N. Darsimbe Assistant Professor M.Sc. NET, SET, GATE, B.Ed. 06/01/2017 1.5 Years View
  2. Supporting Staff
    Sr. No Name Of The Staff Designation
    1 Mr. Ajinkya Arvind Zambre Laboratory Assistant
    2 MrSachin Narayan Jawharkar Laboratory Attendant
  3. Research activities and Publications at a glance
    Sr. No Name of the teacher Title of the project Funding agency Amount Project completion Year Publication

    (Full length papers Numbers)

    01 Mr. Anup S. Pansare 02
    02 Dr. Shivprasad  D. Mahadkar. Documentation and Ethno botanical Survey of Wild Edible Plants of Wada Tehsil. University of Mumbai 35,000/- 2017-18 14 view
    03 Dr. M. N. Gawade O6
    04 Mr. A. N. Darsimbe 01
  4. Final Year Result
    Sr. No Academic year Grade Fail Total appeared Total Successful Percent of success
    O A B C D E
    01 2015-16 02 01 00 03 03 100
    02 2016-17 06 02 01 01 03 13 10 76.92
    03 2017-18 02 10 02 02 16 14 87.5
  5. Student Progression :Admission to PG in Botany
    Sr. No Name of the student Name of the institute
    01 Vishal Gopal Bhoye Dnyansadhna College, Thane
    02 Tejalpatil Birla College, Kalyan
    03 MilindYashwantDalvi Ruparel College, Matunga
    04 PallaviShivajiPatil Birla College, kalyan

    Corporate employee

    Sr. No Name of the student Name of the Company
    01 Jyoti Santosh Gupta Tata Consultancy Services, Mumbai
    02 SanjivaniYogeshPatil Tata Consultancy Services, Mumbai
    03 Pankaj MangeshAdhikari Tata Consultancy Services, Mumbai
    04 ShrutiNandakumarMokashi Tata Consultancy Services, Mumbai

    Admission to other courses

    Sr. No Name of the student Name of the course Name of the institute
    01 Nikita MangeshPatil  

    Advanced DMLT Course

    Council of Education and Development Programmes (CEDP) Pvt Ltd,Thane.

     

    02 Priyanka Vijay Kedar
    03 PallaviPadmakarPatil
    04 DhanashrikantilalMahaskar

  6. Future Plan of Department
    • Development of Cactus garden, Fern Garden
    • Development of own Herbarium and Botanical Museum
    • Certificate courses of Fundamentals in Bioinformatics, Horticulture & Gardening, Biodegradable Solid Waste management, Terrace Farming,
    • Bridge Course for FY Botany students.
    • To start PG in Botany with specialization in Angiosperm Taxonomy, Plant Ecology & Environmental Botany.