The department conducted a Golden Jubilee Seminar on Classification and Distribution of Gingers in connection with Ripples 2018 and an exhibition as part of Extravaganza 2018.

The department also organized a two day UGC National Seminar on Climate Change and its Impact on Forests from 1-2 April 2019.

National Science Day was celebrated on 28 February 2019 by the departments of Chemistry and Botany with a talk on Green Chemistry by Dr.I.G. Shibi.