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|Department||Earlier built-up area
in square meter
|Present built-up area after expansion
in square meter
|No. of teaching staff
|GLI||No. of Non- teaching staff
(Including casual staff)
|Botany||121.12 m2||217.61 m2||4||0||3|
|Chemistry||210.66 m2||300.00 m2||5||0||4|
|Physics||179.22 m2||326.16 m2||4||0||3|
|Physiology||155.44 m2||258.91 m2||3||0||3|
|Zoology||137.44 m2||204.30 m2||6||1||3|
The Botany Laboratory is quite a well-equipped laboratory under the University of Calcutta. Basic and advanced facilities, available/acquired over the years are: a Plant museum, Laboratory with dissecting facilities, Centrifuge, Microscope both Compound and Simple, Camera lucida,Occular micro-meter, Stage micrometer, Overhead projector, Incubator, Microtome for tissue section, Colorimeter, Digital photo-electric Colorimeter, Centrifuge, Pointer eye piece, Analytical balance, Single pan balance, Digital pan balance, Refrigerator, etc. Recently they have innovatively set up a virtual herbarium with the meticulously preserved species (properly tagged and identified) from their collection.
The Chemistry Laboratory is one of the best and well equipped laboratories under the University of Calcutta. Basic and advanced facilities are acquired over the years. Important and exclusive Instruments available are: Digital Photoelectric Colorimeter with 8 filters, LPG Gs pipe line, Colorimeter, Conductivity meter, Hot Plate Melting Point Bath, Micro oven, Polarimeter, Potentiometer, Vacuum Pump, PH Meter, Hot air-oven etc.
Well-equipped laboratory with basic and advanced facilities, acquired over the years. The Department has a separate computer laboratory as the syllabus is ICT based and there are 9 computers and internet facility with LAN Connection. The laboratory boasts of instruments like A.C Millivoltameter, Polarimeter, Moment of Interia set, Newton Ring Set, Null Detector for Anderson Bridge, Spectrometer with extra-rotation of prism table, Digital Instructor Box, Bi Prism with eye piece, Gang Capacitator, Spectometer, Anderson set, Transformer 9-0-9/1 AMP , Transformer 9-0-9/1 AMP, Variable Power Supply, Function Generator 1M HZ Model etc.
The Physiology Laboratory is a well-equipped laboratory under the University of Calcutta. Basic and advanced facilities are available with modern equipment for effective learning process. Some notable instruments include Compound Microscope, Oil Immersion Microscope, Digital Incubator, Distilled water plant, Splygmomamometer , Stethoscope, Anthropometric measurement set with caliper, Ergograph, DNA Gel apparatus with power packOne Verticle Chamber with Mini Model, One Horizontal Chamber Model 02-02, Digital Electrophoresis Power Supply Unit, Digitally controlled Biological Incubator, Microtome etc.
The Zoology Laboratory is one of the best and well equipped laboratories under the University of Calcutta. Basic and advanced facilities, available/acquired over the years are: Animal Museum, Laboratory with dissecting facilities, Microscope both Compound and Simple Micro – Microscope, Camera lucida, Oculometer, Stage micrometer , Overhead projector, Slide projector, Epidiascope, Camera for field study, Incubator for tissue processing, Microtome for tissue section, Colorimeter ,pH meter, Digital photo-electric Colorimeter, High speed centrifuge. Tissue homogenizer, Gel Electrophoresis apparatus, Pointer eye piece, Micro-microscope, Projection microscope, Calorimeter, Stage micrometer, Field binocular, Centrifuge (max 3500 rpm), Analytical balance, Single pan balance, Digital pan balance, Refrigerator, REMI Tissue homogenizer (12500 rpm)(vertical and horizontal with power pack) etc.