Research and Development Cell

Research Promotion Committee: (2013-14 to till date)

 Dr. Om Mahodaya, Chairman

Dr. S.S. Zade, IQAC Co-ordinator

Dr. P.V. Tekade, Convener

Mr. G. V. Lakhotiya, Member

Dr. A.D. Theng, Member

Dr. D. D. Naik, Member

Dr. U.A. Bidwai, member

Dr. P.S. Saudagar, Member

Dr. S.R. Tiple, Member

Dr. P.G. Borkar, Member


Facilities Available:

  • Recognized as “ Place for higher learning and research” leading to Ph.D. degree in “Departments of Chemistry and Botany”
  • Central Instrumentation Centre
  • Animal cell culture lab
  • Plant cell culture lab
  • Zoology Museum
  • Botany Museum
  • ICT Lab
  • Research/Statistical Databases (R-software, Chem-draw, Biorad, Sigma plot etc.)


Status of Research and Development in the college:


  • Sixteen teachers recognized as research guides by RTMNU, Nagpur
  • Established a separate central instrumentation laboratory through which consultancy services (XRD, FT-IR, UV-Vis. spectrophotometer, gel-documentation and water-soil analysis).
  • Four major research projects and six minor research projects funded by UGC have been successfully completed.
  • 10 students have been awarded PhD in different subjects.
  • 29 workshops have been organized covering different fields of research.
  • Created an eco-system for innovations (Incubation centre ) for creation and transfer of knowledge : ASTRO CLUB
  • More than 125 research papers published in the reputed Journals.
  • Around 40 books and chapters published in edited volumes.
  • 91 Papers have been published in national/international conference-proceedings.
  • Interdisciplinary research work initiatives.
  • Facilitates undergraduate students’ project beyond curriculum.



  • Edu-bridge Programm: ‘National centre for cell sciences (NCCS), Pune’.( NCCS, Pune has supported step-up programme for JBCS teachers to initiate research activity and develop new skill set which would be compatible for development of academic curriculum at UG and PG level. This activity would play very strong role for better development of faculties and students in teaching and research aspect.)
  • Centre for Materials for Electronics Technology C-MET Pune: Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY), Govt. of India
  • Mahatma Gandhi Institute for Rural Industrialization: MGIRI-Wardha: A National Institute under the ministry of micro and medium enterprises, Govt. Of India