Department of Botany

B.sc Botany course was started during academic year 1980 in this Periyar Arts College after the withdrawal of Pre University course by the government due introduction of 10+2 higher secondary school education. Thus the U.G course in Botany is established.

The PG course in Botany is established during . November 2011. Recently M.Phil and Ph.D. degree course are sanctioned.

Vision & Mission:

Our vision is to be a progressive department that serves as a national center for the plant science.

Our Mission is to discover and convey scientific knowledge about the plants and promote awareness and appreciation of the diverse and vibrant field of botany. Our Mission is to discover and convey scientific knowledge about the plants and promote awareness and appreciation of the diverse and vibrant field of botany.

Name of the Faculty Designation
Dr. S. Geethadevi Associate Professor & Head
Dr. M. Bakyalakshmi Associate Professor
Dr. K. Nirmal Kumar Assistant Professor
Dr. M. Anandaraj Assistant Professor
Dr. M. Sivagamasundari Assistant Professor
Dr. P. Pavadai Assistant Professor
J. Mathivanan Assistant Professor
C. Anbazhagan Assistant Professor