Botany



About Department

Year of Establishment : 1985

Brief History of the Department :
In response to the aspirations of the people of Anantapur and Kurnool districts a Department of Bio-sciences started functioning from the year 1977 with two major disciplines –Plant Sciences and Animal Sciences. In 1984 it was proposed to start separate courses for Botany, Zoology, Microbiology and Biochemistry. As a consequences of this a separate full-fledged department of Botany started functioning from 1985.
Contact Us:
Chairman BOS : 255091
Head : 255091
Office : 255091





Head of the Department :

Prof. R.R. VenkataRaju

BOS Chairman:

Prof. S. Thimma Naik



Faculty

Name Designation Mobile Office Email
Dr. R.R. Venkata Raju Professor 9440289488 255882 rrvenkataraju@yahoo.com
Dr. C. Sudhakar Professor 9440030464 255054 chintasudhakar@yahoo.com
Dr. B. Raviprasad Rao Professor 9440705602 255091 rao@rediffmail.com
Dr. S. Thimma Naik Professor 9440732428 255727 stnaik_rsrs2002@yahoo.co.in
Dr. S. Sandhyarani Assistant Professor 9985031040 - sandhyasakamuri@gmail.com



Courses Offered

    COURSES OFFERED BY THE DEPARTMENT : M,Sc., M.Phil. and Ph.D.

  • a) P.G. Level : Experimental Plant Taxonomy & Ethnobotny, Environmental Plant Physiology.
  • b) M. Phil Level : Floristics, Taxonomy, Physiology, Conservation Biology
  • c) Ph.D Level : Floristics, Taxonomy, Stress Physiology, Ethnobotany, Molecular Biology, Conservation Biology



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