Field study tour of Botany students at Dihing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary
The Biology subject was started along with the establishment of the Namrup College in 1973 having Pre-degree science course. The subject was taught by temporary or flying teachers till 1986. Degree course in Biochemistry core was started from 1987. In the meantime, the science stream of the college was brought under deficit grants in aid system of the government of Assam in 1992. Major course in Botany has been running on since 1993.
Now, Department of Botany of Namrup College is one of the well equipped department in the college. It has been imparting the teaching on B. Sc Major and core courses in the subject Botany under the academic curriculum of Dibrugarh University. Apart from B. Sc course, department is providing hands on training to the students on gardening, plantation technique, usage of herbal medicine, tree plantation technique, carrier consultation for Biology students and study about biodiversity. For creating awareness and bringing more closure with the nature department has formed Botanical Society. Each student may voluntarily engage themselves towards the plantation programme, biodiversity and nature conservation and be a part of nature conservation through this small platform.
Our ex-students are well established in various fields of career world. There are University Professor, Higher Executives of Banks, Central Government Services, School Teachers etc among our passing out students.
We feel proud of being a faculty of this department of Namrup College.
1.H. S. Course
2.B. Sc Major and B. Sc Core
3.B. Sc Major student may choose Biotechnology as core subject.
Learning process: The department is well equipped with modern teaching aids and instruments. Theory classes are doing through projector, model chart, topic wise field visit etc. Department has high resolution microscope, best autoclave, 20000 RPM ultra-centrifuge etc