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About the Department

The Department of Biotechnology was established in the year 2000. It offers UG, PG and M.Phil Programme in Biotechnology. The Research programme was started in the year 2009. The department imparts quality education with hands on experience to fit into the biotech industries. The importance of biotechnology has been realized in the last few years by many industries. The need of trained manpower in this area is on increase, to cater the needs of the industries. Eminent scientists from various premier educational / research institutes help the students with their expert guidance. Apart from this, the students are taught about recent advancements in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics through internet facility and guest lectures. The ultimate idea of our department is to encourage the students to come up with their innovative ideas to utilize our fully equipped laboratory for the betterment of the society through biotechnological ideas.

Laboratory Facilities

  • Molecular and Genetic Engineering laboratory
  • Plant Biotechnology  laboratory
  • Microbiology laboratory
  • Immunology laboratory
  • Animal Tissue culture laboratory

Department Achievements

  • Through the association of the department BIOGEMS many seminars, symposium and workshop has been arranged for the benefits of the students and staff.
  •  The faculty participated as resource person in various workshops and seminars.
  • Students participated in International and National level seminar.
  • Students are permitted to attend various in-plants training in reputed industries to explore their knowledge.
  • Department organizes state level and National level Seminars, Symposium and workshops on regular basis.
  • Industrial visit are arranged for the students to give them practical exposure for their curriculum.
  • The department is committed and indulged with the prime goal achieving placement-oriented education with recent trends coupled with discipline and human values.
  • The department produces so many rank holders every year.
  • The department is tie-up with the institutions such as Institute of Vector Control board, Growmore Biotech Pvt Ltd, Central Sericulture Board–Hosur, ACME Progen Salem and Sai Bioscience Pvt Ltd, Coimbatore.
  • The students have secured many state and university level prizes in the sports events.
  • The students are placed in leading multinational companies across the globe like Biocon , Reddy’s Laboratory and Ranbaxy.

Faculty
Languages
English
Mathematics
Business Administration
Commerce
Computer Science
Biotechnology
Microbiology
Biochemistry
Physics
Chemistry
Hotel Management and Catering Sciences
Physical Education

Dr.P.Balaji M.Sc., Ph.D.,

Assistant Professor & Head

Dr.G.Neethirajan M.Sc., Ph.D.,

Assistant Professor

Mr.K.Chinnadurai M.Sc., M.Phil.,

Assistant Professor

Mr.J.M.Murugan M.Sc., M.Phil.,

Assistant Professor

Mr.R.Madhanraj M.Sc., M.Phil.,

Assistant Professor

Dr.K.Suresh M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D

Assistant Professor

Mr.R.Selvam M.Sc., M.Phil.,

Assistant Professor

Dr.N.Mathiyazhagan M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D

Assistant Professor

Mr.S.Arul Ganesh M.Sc.,

Assistant Professor