The Department of Botany of Women’s College, Agartala, was established in 1984 with general course having only one teacher, Dr. Prantosh Roy. The Honours course was introduced in the 1992-1993 session with three teachers. The students of both honours and general courses are achieving excellent results in the University examinations since it’s conception. Some of them attained highest rank for several occasions in the University examinations.
Presently the Department is running with 6 (Six) teachers, out of which three are Post graduate teachers. The department feels proud of its teachers and taught of the present and the past.
|Year of Establishment||June, 1984|
|Name of HOD||Dr. Shikha Banik|
|Courses offered||B.A (Major & General)|
|Intake Capacity||Major: 30 & General: 40|
|Entry level Qualification||H.S.(+2) passed|
|Faculty Position||06 (02 Associate Professor, 01 Assistant Professor, 03 PGT)|
|Staff Members||03 Staff Members (Senior Lab. Attendent: 01, Group-D: 02)|
|Total Research Project Funding (Completed & ongoing)||One Minor Research Project (MRP), sponsored by UGC, NERO- completed-(2010-2011), Rs. 1,50,000/-|
|Dr.Shikha Banik||Assistant Professor & HOD||Plant Pathology||9402168522
|Smt. Gayatri Barman||Post Graduate Teacher||Mycology & Pathology||9612334310|
|Smt. Sarmishtha Chakrabarti||Post Graduate Teacher||Angiosperm Taxonomy||9436566305|
|Smt. Tapashi Dhar||Post Graduate Teacher||Cytogenetic and Plant tissue culture||9774396716|
|Smt. Shanti Debbarma||Peon||9612182195|
|Smt. Asha Acherjee||Peon||9862468705|
|Smt. Sikha Sarkar (Acherjee)||Peon||8794199394|
Laboratory Facilities: 3 nos. of Laboratories.
Address of Communication
Department of Botany
B.K. Road, Agartala
Contact No: 0381-2326020 (Office)