Dravyaguna Dept. deals with the quality (pharmacognostical & pharmacological) of drugs (Herbal/Mineral/Animal origin products etc.) Here we teach students to identify the drugs, how to use them, how they work in the body, what effect they show on the human body & in which diseases they work. The subject deals with basic principles of mode of action of drug & detailed study of herbal drugs, thus creating platform for therapeutic application of herbs.
Herbal Garden :- There are total 1134 plants of near about 275 species are cultivated in the Herbal Garden with rare species like Rudraksha, Sarpagandha, Kuchala etc.
Museum: -Herbal drug Museum of this department is worth to mention. It is fulfilled with more than 303 dry specimens & 50 wet specimens. 107 Herbarium sheets of rare medicinal plants with their photographs and 52 dry herbaceous drugs & Informative Charts.
Laboratory: -Department has Well equipped laboratory with advanced equipments & instruments for pharmacognostical practicals.