It was July of 1964, Moran College in Sivasagar District came into existence by the efforts of a group of enthusiastic people of Moran area. The college was started at first with the arts stream with a motive to start science stream also in near future. Realizing the growing importance of science education in modern day world the science stream was opened in the year 1984. The actual academic classes for the session began from July 1985-86. With only one teacher and 25 students, classes were started in the arts building from 12th September, 1985, in the morning shift. From 17th October 1986, classes were shifted to the newly constructed science building of area 200 square feet. Degree courses (Core only) were started in the year 1987 and classes were held from that academic session 1987-88. Major courses were started in the year 2000 and classes were started from the session 2000-2001 with twelve students
The Botany Department at Moran College is dedicated to providing high-quality education and research opportunities for students interested in the study of plant life. Our faculty members are passionate about their work and strive to engage students in a dynamic learning environment that fosters critical thinking, scientific inquiry, and a deep appreciation for the natural world.
Our vision is to become a leading center for botanical research and education, with a focus on promoting sustainable practices for the protection and preservation of plant life.
Our mission is to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of the principles and concepts of botany, as well as practical experience in the field and laboratory. We aim to prepare our students for careers in plant science, environmental science, agriculture, and related fields, and to inspire a lifelong commitment to the study and conservation of plant life. Additionally, we strive to contribute to the advancement of botanical knowledge through our research, publications, and community outreach programs.