Holycross College Nagercoil



Prepare students with a clear and concise knowledge of their subjects in the context of global issues and environmental challenges that is taking place across the world.


  • To form students with good skills and knowledge of their subject, so as to enable them to compete successfully in the job market.
  • To instill values so that students may work with proper ethical and moral values.
  • To train the students to have innovative thinking and motivate them towards research.
  • To increase knowledge and skills to advance the practice of Botany.


The Department of Botany was established in 1966; P.G. Biotechnology was introduced in 2003; and, the department became a research centre in 2009. It has well furnished laboratories with the latest equipments. The department has efficient and dedicated faculty and supportive staff who strive to offer the learners holistic development, academic excellence and research orientation.

Holycross College Nagercoil