Department of Botany

Brief Departmental Profile:

It is the year 1996 from when the department started its glorious journey.  Honours course started in the year 2002. It gradually and steadily climbed for achieving excellence by the constant effort of faculty members, staffs and students of the department. The department has now found place in a newly build complex for Science faculties with more space for classrooms and laboratories. Now the department is well placed for the aspiring students who are interested to learn the vivid floral world and ready to disseminate knowledge in its full potential.


The department of Botany is looking forward to deliver best teaching learning processes so that the students of the department get maximum gain of knowledge through theory and practical exposures. It aims to prepare the students for its future so that they can excel not only in the subject area but also encourages them for developing their skills in other areas too.

Address of Communication:

Department of Botany, Government Degree College, Dharmanagar, North Tripura,
Pin-799253.     Ph No : 03822-220387

Courses Offered:

B.Sc.  (General)     Duration :Three Years(1+1+1). From 2014-2015 Credit Based Six-Semester Degree Programme Started

Subjects : Botany, Zoology, Human Physiology

B.Sc.   (Honours)     Duration :Three Years(1+1+1). From 2014-2015 Credit Based Six-Semester Degree Programme Started

Subjects: Botany Honours, General Subjects: Zoology, Human Physiology

Intake capacity:

In Honours Course: 30

Eligibility Criteria at Entry Level:

For admission in Honours course the candidate should have passed H.S in science with Biology as a subject. In case of general candidate, minimum marks required in Biology is 45%. For reserved candidate, eligibility criteria is only pass mark in Biology. Selection is done purely on merit basis.

Laboratory Facilities:

Well equipped laboratories with Microscopes (Simple & Compound), Autoclave, Laminar air flow,  Hot air oven, Bacteriological incubator, Water distillation plant, B.O.D incubator, colorimeter, UV- Visible spectrophotometer, Digital pH meter, Water bath, etc  

Other facilities:

Well spaced classrooms, Smart Class Room, access to central instrumentation laboratory.