An extension programme for experiential learning on medicinal plants was organized by Department of Botany Biotechnology & Institution Innovation Council in association with District Ayurveda Hospital, Thodupuzha.
World environmental day 2022 commonerated by Department of Botany & Biotechnology with an invited lecture on ‘Anthropocene: Human invasion or sustenance?’ and a training session on flora identification and documentation.
An orientation talk on Future Prospects in Botany and Biotechnology was delivered by the invited Speaker, Ms. Anita Joy, Asst. Professor (on contract), St Thomas College, Pala.
Students visited pharmacology, pharmacognsy, Pharmaceutical chemistry and molecular biology labs at Nirmala college of pharmacy. The students also visited the botanical garden, mushroom house and arboretum maintained by Nirmala college.
Department of Botany & Biotechnology organized hands on workshop for first year UG students on basic IT skills. The programme was organized after identifying the deficit areas in soft skills of the newly admitted students due to pandemic and lack of access to computers for many students from economically weaker sectors. Ms. Swathy Venugopal of Department of Commerce (SF) was the resource person.