ST. FRANCIS DE SALES COLLEGE NAGPUR, INDIA
Estd. 1956

NAAC Accredited "A" Grade

ST. FRANCIS DE SALES COLLEGE NAGPUR, India

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Department of Botany

Courses Offered

B.Sc. Botany

(Following subject combinations are available at the UG level) 

Chemistry, Biochemistry and Botany

Chemistry, Botany and Zoology

Chemistry, Botany, Biotechnology

  • It is a grant-in-aid undergraduate course affiliated to Rashtasant Tukdoji Maharaj Nagpur University. Approved by Government of Maharashtra and recognized by UGC under 2f and 12b.
  • The course is of the Three years duration comprising of Six Semesters. Examinations are conducted by R. T. M. Nagpur University.

Syllabi – As per UGC recommendations and adopted by the R. T. M. Nagpur University

Course Structure:

SEMESTER I – Two Papers (50 marks each)

Paper I – Viruses, Prokaryotes & Algae

Paper II – Fungi, Lichen, Plant Pathology & Bryophyta

SEMESTER II – Two Papers (50 marks each)

Paper I – Pteridophyta & Gymnosperms

Paper II – Palaeobotany & Morphplogy of Angiosperms

SEMESTER III – Two Papers (50 marks each)

Paper I – Angiosperm Taxonomy

Paper II – Cell Biology, Plant Breeding & Evolution

SEMESTER IV – Two Papers (50 marks each)

Paper I – Angiosperm Anatomy & Embryology

Paper II – Genetics & Molecular Biology

SEMESTER V – Two Papers (50 marks each)

Paper I – Biochemistry & Plant Physiology-I

Paper II – Plant Ecology I

SEMESTER VI – Two Papers (50 marks each)

Paper I – Plant Physiology II & Biotechnology

Paper II – Plant Ecology II, Techniques & Ethnobotany

Program outcomes:

  • B.Sc. graduates can join a Postgraduate level Degree programme in one of their optional subject to pursue further studies.
  • Students can opt to join B.Ed course to make career in Teaching
  • Students can prepare and join IAS and other State and Central Government           Services
  • B.Sc graduates can get employed in research laboratories, Pharma companies and other ventures that require Science graduates with Life Science background