(Recognised under section 2(f) & 12(B) of UGC Act, 1956 - Accredited by NAAC & an ISO 9001:2008 certified institution)
Affiliated to Periyar University
Opp. Periyar University, Salem- 636 011, Tamil Nadu, India


About Department

Department of Botany was established in the year 2015 with Bachelor degree (B.Sc. Botany) and Post Graduate (M.Sc. Botany) courses affiliated with Periyar University, Salem-11. The major scope of our Botany Department is to develop research in different areas of Botany namely Plant Physiology, Plant Taxonomy, Cytology and Genetics, Medicinal Botany, Horticulture etc., Students gaining knowledge about Plant Agricultural microbiology with practical field of Vermicomposting, Mushroom cultivation technology and Algal Biofertilizer production.They also gain multitasking education in the field of plant science with wide subject areas and focusing the exploration of plant science all over the world.


  • To explore and not to exploit the plant world
  • To be a centre of excellence for plant sciences


  • The Department of Botany is committed to produce high standard graduates of B.Sc., M.Sc. and M.Phil. Level with capacity and capability to conduct research in different areas of Botany.
  • We are maintaining high level of integrity and responsibility at individual and department level and producing well trained man power to participate in the development of country and nation.
  • To development and enhance of scientific knowledge for our women empowerment.