Established in 1979, Chandbali College, Chandbali is a premier institution in Bhadrak district of Odisha run by the Higher Education Department, Govt. of Odisha.Department of Botany was affiliated to F.M.Uuiversity from the academic session 2003-04. This department has facility of Honours with 16 seats. Since its inception the mission of the department is to train the rural young men and women to become good citizens of the country, develop global competencies and the skills necessary for being successful in life. To achieve this goal, utmost importance is given to teaching-learning and evaluation process. Feedback is obtained from the students of regarding the performance of learning process. The feedback so obtained are analysed by the Principal and later discussed in IQAC (Internal Quality Assurance Cell). The positive aspects as well as the negative aspects are taken into consideration for proper implementation in academic reforms. A yearly academic calendar is planned/ prepared prior to the commencement of each academic year by the Principal in consultation with faculty members. The lecture method is predominantly used in all classes, providing sufficient time for interaction.

In addition to classroom interactions, Seminars, Presentations, Group discussions, Project work, and Field work are made regularly for the development of the academic process. Advance information about topics to be taught in the next class is given so that the students can come prepared for active discussion with teachers. The teachers of Botany department function as counselors and mentors for the students.

1. Name of the department: DEPARTMENT OF BOTANY

2. Year of Establishment: 2003-04

3. Name of Programmes / Courses offered : UG

Name of Lecturer Qualification Designation Specialization No. of Yerars of Experinces No. of Ph.D Students guided for the last 4 years
Dr.Taranisen Panda M.Sc. Ph.D. Sr. Lecturer Microbial Ecology & Ethnobiology 26 Nil
Bikram Pradhan M.Sc Lecturer Microbial Ecology & Ethnobiology 04 Nil
Nimain Ch.Mohanty B.Sc. Demonstrator   22 Nil
Sabita Parida B.Sc. Demonstrator   02 Nil