Department of Botany

“Botany, the science of the vegetable kingdom, is one of the most attractive, most useful, and most extensive departments of human knowledge. It is, above every other, the science of beauty.” Joseph Paxton

Department of botany is an integral part of Basic Sciences. IIMT University offers three years and two years M.Sc. degree in botany. Department will also offer the Ph.D. program in various disciplines of botany. It has state-of-the-art laboratory for undergraduate and postgraduate students well equipped with sophisticated instruments as per the syllabi.

The vision of the Botany department is to develop scientific and technical capabilities to become one of the centre of excellence in Plant Sciences so as to provide expert services in plant taxonomy, biodiversity characterization and conservation, plant disease control, stress physiology, molecular biology, seed storage proteins, remote sensing and geographical information systems to various research organizations, industries and educational institutes. Our aim is to develop institutional linkages and implement effective management systems for the promotion and development of plant biotechnology, plant disease control, biodiversity conservation, cryopreservation and natural botanical products.

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