S G K GOVERNMENT DEGREE COLLEGE

(Affiliated to Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur, A.P.)

NAAC with 'B'

Vinukonda, Guntur District, Andhra Pradesh




DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY PROFILE



  • BotanyDepartment was established in the year 1989 with Biological and physical sciences at intermediate Level and chemistry, Botany, and Zoology at graduation level.
  • The Department aims to provide knowledge and skills to rural students. The department has well equipped state of art laboratories.
  • The B.Sc (BZC), English medium programme was introduced in the academic year 2015-2016.
  • General electives and value added courses were introduced in the curriculum. The department of Botany, SGK GDChas a medicinal garden to promote and nurture endangered medicinal plants.

DEPORTMENTAL ACTIVES

TEACHING AND LERNING

  • Class room Instruction, Demonstration, Student Seminars
  • Presentations through PPTs, Visuals, Videos and Virtual Labs
  • Teaching through visual aids like live and preserved specimens, models, charts, OHP etc.
  • Celebration of Important Days and Invited lectures in addition to regular teaching
  • Mentoring System, Continuous evaluation, Assignments

Research and Extension

  • Study Projects, Field Trips & Study visits

Support Activities

 

  • Employment oriented training through Certificate Courses and Workshops
  • Encouraging students to participate in Sports, NSS
  • Provision of books through Departmental Library
  • Endowment prizes for meritorious students
  • Parent Teacher Interactions

Facilities

  • Spacious classrooms with good aeration, seating and blackboards
  • Two well equipped laboratories
  • General Library and Botany Departmental Library
  • Guidance and support for Higher education