Nowgong Girls' College

BOTANY DEPARTMENT

Visit to Tezpur University

Mushroom Cultivation

Hands-on-Training on 'Plant Propagation Techniques'

Laboratory Visit to Biotech Hub of Dhing College

Book Inauguration Programme

Field Trip to Tegheria Waterfalls, Sonapur

Exposure visit from Matrix Junior College on 24/02/2022

Workshop on 'Basic Food Microbiology'

Workshop on 'Contemporary Practices on Resource Management'

Workshop on 'Banking and SSC-2022

Popular Talk on Orchid Flora of Assam

Celebration of 'World Nature Conservation Day 2021

Plantation Drive at Jongal Balahu

Cultural Rally 2020

Wall Magazine 2022

Botanicum

Book Inauguration Programme

Workshop on 'Identification of Plants and Herbarium Techniques'

Cultural Rally 2022

Field trip to Daffodil College of Horticulture

Student and Faculty Exchange Programme

Educational tour to Kaziranga National Park

Workshop on 'Ayurveda and Mental Health'


Profile


Botany is a multi-disciplinary subject which draws from many areas of science and technology to study plants and plant science. The subject originated as 'herbalism', the study and utilization of plants and their derivatives for their biological and medicinal properties. We live in a world where we are witnessing ever-increasing loss of our precious bio-resources. In this backdrop, studying Botany assumes significaneein order to equip ourselves to tackle issues like bio-piracy and habitat loss and to ensure conservation of our biodiversity. Fully equipped with necessary facilities of classroom and laboratories, the Department of Botany of NGC was established in the year 2018 with the introduction of the Science stream in the College during the same year. The Department is involved in organizing several seminars, workshops, field visits and co-curricular activities. The Department has established research linkages with the Nagaon Forest Division to document the floristic diversity of Kholahat Reserve Forest, which is one of the oldest reserve forests of Northeast India. The NGC Botany Department includes infrastructure such as dedicated classrooms, fully-equipped laboratories, preparation room, botanical garden and herbarium. The first issue of the Departmental Wall Magazine, 'Botanicum' was published on 7th February 2018 during the College Youth Festival celebration.


BOTANY DEPARTMENT CONTACT

 Head of the Department: 7002237756

 ngcbotany2018@gmail.com