Annasaheb Waghire College, Otur
Arts, Commerce and Science College



The Department of Botany of this college was established in 1970, with Pre-Degree and F. Y. B.Sc. Classes till 1978. Few of our notable things are :

  • In 1978, S. Y. B.Sc. class was introduced. In the year 1975, XI sci. was introduced and XII Sci. in the subsequent year.
  • At present the Department of Botany has F.Y. & S.Y. U.G. and XI & XII Jr. College Classes.
  • The Department has separate spacious Laboratory for smooth conduct of practicals.
  • The Department has two competent Doctorate Faculty at Sr. & two trained at Jr. Level.
  • The Department has One Laboratory Assistant & Two Lab. Attendants.
  • The spacious Laboratory is equipped with necessary Equipment & materials required for practicals of above mention classes.
  • The Department is also provided with computer facility & Internet connectivity.
  • The Laboratory has Instruments as per syllabus and Laboratory having 1600 sq. ft., Space with HOD Cabin, museum, Faculty room etc.
  • Collaboration with Department of Botany, B.J. College, Ale. For Major Research Project and Ghod Project Division, Junnar, Forest Department, Govt. of Maharashtra.


Course Offered
  • Seats/Intake : 120 at F.Y./ XI Sci. Level.
  • Eligibility : XII Science Passed with Biology as one of the subject / X Passed.
  • Admission Procedure : Merit and Reservation: On First come First serve basis.


Facilities/ Service Offered
  • Computer facility & Internet connectivity.
  • Arranging Exhibitions
  • Motivating students in Research / Avishkar Activities /Competition.
  • Providing access to Herbarium.
Year Class Percent (%)
2009-10 F.Y. 90.88 %
S.Y. 98.24 %
2010-11 F.Y. 95.10 %
S.Y. 99.12 %
2011-12 F.Y. 86.23 %
S.Y. 86.11 %
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