Botany

Year of establishment: 1980

Faculty

Sl.No.Name/Phone No./E-mailQualificationField of Specialization
1.Dr. M. S. Patil 
Associate Professor and HeadMSc., MPhil, Ph.DPlant Biotechnology
2.Sri. D. G. Joshi 
Associate ProfessorMSc.Phycology
3.Pooja Suryawanshi 
Assistant ProfessorMSc. (Ph.D)Microbiology, Medicinal
4.Piya Roychoudhury 
Assistant ProfessorMSc., (Ph.D)Algal Biotechnology

Result: BSc VI Sem.

YearExam AppearedPass Percentage
2012-1311796.66%
2013-1412491.66%
2014-1515684.36%
2015-1615587.58%
2016-17162

Research Activities By Staff

Name of Faculty
With Designation
Title of the ProjectFunding AgencyGrant Received(Rs.)
Mrs. T. Umadevi 
Principal Investigator
Biodiversity of Aquatic Fauna of Karanja River, Bidar 2011 to 2012UGC1,25,000/-
Dr. Modse Sanjeevareddy 
Principal Investigator
Studies on the Status of Blackbuck in Bidar Forest Division 2012 to 2013UGC70,000/-
Dr. Modse Sanjeevareddy 
Coordinator
People Biodiversity Register(Master PBR) 
Project 2013-14(Phase I)
Karnataka Biodiversity Board, Bangalore 
Govt. of Karnataka
5,20,000/-
Dr. Modse Sanjeevareddy 
Coordinator
People Biodiversity Register(PBR) 
Project 2014-15(Phase II)
Karnataka Biodiversity Board, Bangalore 
Govt. of Karnataka
56,000/-

Faculty with the ongoing projects

DurationName of FacultyTitle of the ProjectName of Funding AgencyGrant Received(Rs.)Status
2017-2019Dr. M. S. Patil (PI);
Piya Roychoudhury (Co-PI)
Computational Classification of AlgaeUGC-CPE25000/-Minor

Departmental Projects

Title of the ProjectFunding AgencyGrant Received(Rs.)
The existency of Environmental Status of
Medical Plants of Bidar District, Bidar
Karnatak, India
UGC72000/-
Ethnobotanical and Phytochemical Studies on
Medical Plant Resources of Bidar District
UGC1,10,000/-

Infrastructure ( including ICT)

  1. Library: Central
  2. Department Library: 109
  3. Central Library: 1130
  4. ICT facilities:
    • Desktop: 1
    • Printer: 1
    • Internet: Available
  5. Laboratories: Two with instrumental facilities (PCR, Centrifuge, Autoclave, Microscope etc)

Research activities/Enrichment Programmes by Students

YearTitle of the ProgrammeName of the Resource Person(External)
2012-13National Environmental Awareness CampaignProf. B. S. Sajjan 
Department of Botany 
B.V.B College Bidar
2012-13World Ozone DayDr. B. V. Shivparkash 
HOD Surgery 
Vet. College Bidar
2014-15Food AdulterationC. D. Patil 
Sec. of KRVP Bangalore
2014-15Food AdulterationC. D. Patil 
Sec. of KRVP Bangalore
2015-16Plant BreedingDr. Ravindra Mulge 
Dean, Horticulture college, Bidar
2015-16Importance of Ozone layerDr. G. M. Vidyasagar 
Dept. of Botany, GUK
2015-16Plant PropagationDr. Praveen Jolgikar, 
Asst, Prof, Dept. of Fruit Science 
Horticulture College, Bidar
2015-16Remote SensingDr. Naikode 
Asst. Prof. Dept. of Soil Science, 
Horticulture College, Bidar
2015-16Fruit Processing and PreservationDr. Praveen Jolgikar, 
Asst, Prof, Dept. of Fruit Science 
Horticulture College, Bidar
2016-17Disease in Crop PlantsDr. Sunil Kulkarni 
KVK, Bidar
2016-17Importance of VermicompostDr. Ravi Deshmukh 
Coordinator, KVK, Bidar

Seminar/Workshop/Conference Organized

YearTitle of the Seminar/Conference/WorkshopFunding AgencyGrant Received(Rs.)
2016National Conference on Biodiversity Threats,
Conservation, Status and Sustainable Utilization
for Human Welfare
UGC75000/-

Seminar/Workshop/Conference Attended/Presented(2012-13 to 2015-16)

InternationalNationalStateTotal
Attended
Presented190221
Total190221

Future Plan

  • To organize an International Conference on “Biodiversity and Climate Change”.
  • To start the centre in higher learning and research in Botany.

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Karnatak Arts,Science,Commerce College(KASCC),
Bidar
Hyderabad Road,
Bidar (Karnatak), India - 585 401
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