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Research at Victoria

Govt. Victoria College has been recognised as a Research Center of University of Calicut with five Research departments offering Ph D degree in Science and Humanities. Five Ph.Ds have been awarded and currently a total of 49 Research scholars are pursuing Ph D under 27 Research guides in various disciplines. Various departments received grants for carrying out  major and minor research programmes.

 

 

We have been regularly collaborating with national Institutes of international standards such as TIFR , Indian institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics, IIT Palakkad, NIT Calicut, BARC, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Raman Research Institute  etc.

 

One of the teaching faculty has filed an indian patent ((Appl. No.201841005500, date of filing: 14/02/2018). 

 

The Faculty of the Department of Botany could find nine new plant species as part of the biodiversity documentation studies across the Palghat Gap.

 

The college has been sponsored by DST, Govt. of India, under the DST-FIST programme for augmenting facilities for Science research. A sum of 2.5 Cr has been mobilised through four Major Research Projects and thirty eight Minor Research projects undertaken by faculty members and also through research awards received by various faculty. Many of the research scholars received fellowships from various funding agencies such as CSIR, UGC, KSCSTE, etc

 

There are initiatives to express science in native languages by publishing science books and conducting talks at schools in Malayalam.

 

Around 160 research papers and more than 100 book chapters/ books have been published during this period. The faculty members have received various Research awards /post-doctoral fellowships including Raman Fellowship instituted by UGC. Assistance by way of collaborations as part of post doctoral research and for participation in international conferences are also received by faculty members. Every year, we are conducting seminars or workshops to foster scientific temper and faculty members delivered invited talks in National and International seminars.

 

Conducted outreach programmes “Sastrajalakam” and “Sastrapatham” for school students to develop aptitude in science and mathematics. “Sastrayan- V-Know” a mega exhibition sponsored by MHRD under RUSA was successfully organised in the year 2018. Various other government departments were also participated in the event.

Major Research Projects

Faculty: Dr. Maya C. Nair
Department: Botany
Duration: 01-01-2005 to 31-12-2007
Funding Agency: KSCSTE, Govt. of Kerala
Amount: ₹ 8,00,000

Faculty: Dr. Maya C. Nair
Department: Botany
Duration: 03-03-2008 to 31-05-2010
Funding Agency: KSCSTE, Govt. of Kerala
Amount: ₹ 13,00,000

Faculty: Dr. Saji K.J.
Department: Physics
Duration: 11-11-2013 to 10-11-2016
Funding Agency: DST-SERB
Amount: ₹ 27,60,000

Faculty: Dr. Gopikrishna M
Department: Physics
Duration: 20-Mar-2018 to 20-Mar-2021
Funding Agency: DST-SERB
Amount: ₹ 39,00,000

Minor Research Projects

Faculty: Dr. Suma Parappattoli
Department: Sanskrit
Duration: 2015 to 2017
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹

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Faculty: Dr. Jayaraman P. N
Department: Hindi
Duration: 2015 to 2017
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 1,55,000

Faculty: Dr. Jyothi N.
Department: Hindi
Duration: 2013 to 2015
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 1,00,000

Faculty: Dr. Suresh V.
Department: Botany
Duration: 2015 to 2017
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 3,95,000

  • Faculty: Dr. Reshmi C. P.
    Department: Chemistry
    Duration: 2016 to 2018
    Funding Agency: UGC
    Amount: ₹ 4,90,000

Faculty: M P Reshma
Department: English
Duration: 2016 to 2018
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 60,000

Faculty: Mrs. Sheeba S
Department: History
Duration: 2015 to 2016
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 95,000

Faculty: Mrs. Shiny Joseph
Department: History
Duration: – to –
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹

Faculty: Dr. Rekha. E.
Department: History
Duration: – to –
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹

Faculty: Dr. Abubakkkar K.K.
Department: English
Duration: 2015 to 2018
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 1,00,058

Faculty: Dr. V. Santhi
Department: Chemistry
Duration: 2015 to 2017
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 3,30,000

Faculty: Dr. John P.R.
Department: Chemistry
Duration: 2015 to 2017
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 4,50,000

Faculty: Dr. Shanthil M.
Department: Chemistry
Duration: 2014 to 2016
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 2,00,000

Faculty: Dr. Rasmi A.R.
Department: Botany
Duration:
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 1,00,000

Faculty: Dr K.R. Leena
Department: Botany
Duration:
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 1,00,000

Faculty: Prasad M.G.
Department: Economics
Duration:
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 1,00,000

Faculty: Dr. T. Sreevalsan
Department: Malayalam
Duration: 01-04-2014 to 31-03-2016
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 1,00,000

Faculty: Ambily Krishnan
Department: Physics
Duration: 06-01-2016 to 05-01-2017
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 4,65,000

V. Vijayakumar
Department: Physics
Duration:
Funding Agency:
Amount: ₹ 2,00,000

Dr. Padmakumar K.
Department: Chemistry
Duration: 2014 to 2016
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 2,00,000

Dr. Reshmi Krishnan
Department: Hindi
Duration: 2013 to 2015
Funding Agency: UGC
Amount: ₹ 1,15,000

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