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The Department of Pharmacognosy offers a bachelors degree in Pharmacognosy. The department has an undergraduate laboratory and a postgraduate lab which is equipped with instruments like the Clevenger’s apparatus, Incinerator, Camera Lucida, Soxhlet apparatus, TLC chamber and sprayer, hot air oven, Autoclave, Laminar air flow, Flourimeter, Spectrophotometer, eye piece micrometer, reflux flask with condenser, microscope with stage, moisture balance, vacuum pump, heating mantle and water bath.

Thrust areas of the department Phytochemical and Pharmacological Screening of natural products

Dr. Santanu Saha, M.Pharm, Ph.D, Assistant Professor Grade II
Dr. Divya Jyothi, M.Pharm, Ph.D, Assistant Professor Grade I
Ms. Nimmy Kumar, Assistant Professor Grade-I
Mrs. Rajisha K, Assistant Professor Grade-I