DEPARTMENT OF BIOCHEMISTRY


The Department of Studies in Biochemistry was established in the year 1993 with M.Sc., Programme. The department is presently offering M.Sc., M.Phil, and Ph.D., Programmes in major fields of Biochemistry such as Cancer Biology, Food and Drug Nanotechnology, Plant Biochemistry. The department has produced about 315 Biochemistry post graduates. More than 98% of them passing in I class or higher. Many of them are pursuing research in reputed Institutes and Universities in India and abroad. In addition many students of the department have cleared CSIR-UGC/NET, ICAR, JRF and GATE examinations. The faculty of the department are active in teaching and research. Faculties of the department have published more than 100 papers in National and International refereed Journals. Major research projects have been sanctioned to all faculty members in the department from DBT, DST, BRNS, UGC and ICMR with the grant to the tune of Rs. 3 crore. The department has adequate research facilities viz., Animal Cell Culture Laboratory, Advanced Nanotechnology Laboratory and Plant Tissue Culture Laboratory. The department has also entered into collaborative research with pioneer Institutes of India and abroad. The Department organizes National seminars and symposia inviting eminent Scientists and Professors from various Universities and Institutes across the country.


Vision:

To develop Department into a high-tech research oriented department with emphasis on value addition.


Mission:

Commitment to Teaching and Research and to provide world-class teaching using modern laboratory facilities for our valued students at affordable fee.



Faculties:    
Name of Faculty Qualification Designation
Dr.Basavaraj Madhusudhan M.Sc., Ph.D. Professor
Dr. Gopal M. Advi Rao M.Sc., Ph.D. Professor
Dr. Vadlapudi Kumar M.Sc., Ph.D. Associate Professor and Chairman
Number of Guest Faculty : 4

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