The institution comprises around two dozen specialists with the following specializations: 

1.       Microfungal taxonomy

2.       Biotechnology

3.       Plant Taxonomy

4.       Nomenclature

5.       Weed Invasions

6.       Forestry

7.       Entomology

8.       Ethnobotany

9.       Soil Physiology

10.    Horticulture

11.    Pomegranate and Grapes

12.    Farmer's Programmes

13.    Agriculture and Physiology

14.    Cryopreservation and Genetic Engineering

15.    Angiosperm Taxonomy and Conservation

16.    Mycorrhizal Fungi

17.    Botany and Micro fungi

18.    Plant Taxonomy and Biodiversity

19.    Medicinal Plants

20.    Foliicolous Fungi and Marketing Bioproducts

21.    Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi 

22.    Fungal Herbarium