M.Sc Microbiology

M.Sc Microbiology

About the Department

Microbiology is the study of a diverse group of microscopic organisms such as bacteria, viruses, fungi and protozoa. The courses focus on the general principles of microbiology and their effect on the living forms and environment.

The Department of UG Microbiology was established in the year 2019 and PG established in 2022.

The goals of our UG and PG programs are to provide basic and comprehensive interactive education in microbiology and to enhance the research activities along with state of the art laboratory and industrial interaction and internships. The graduation project provides an opportunity for the students for in-depth learning related to academic or a self-selected topic. The students are encouraged to communicate their research outcomes and views among the scientific society. The department has qualified and competent faculty members with broad teaching and research experience with research publications in both national and international peer-reviewed journals.

From 2020, the department also offers certificate course in Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT). From the MLT course, the students will be able to apply their knowledge and technical skills associated with medical lab technology and perform routine clinical laboratory associated analysis.


To nurture competency and disseminate knowledge for the benefit of society through microbial techniques and innovations


To update the curriculum that caters to the needs of academia and industry.
To instill the spirit of innovation and creativity that generates quality workforce
List of Laboratories
Microbial Inoculation Chambers
Animal Inoculation room
Instrumentations area
Medical Lab
Communication lab
Value added Courses
Certificate course in Medical Laboratory Technology (MLT).
Clinical Lab Technicians
Vermi-Composting Technology
Mushroom Cultivation
Spirulina Production and Marketing
Azolla Cultivations &Training
Industry Tie-Up (MoU)
HoD & Faculty
Awards and Recognitions
Dr.P.Udhayaraja, Assistant Professor and Head of the department has received the Young Achiever Award by Institute of Scholars (InSc), India. (2020)
Dr.P.Udhayaraja , Assistant Professor and Head of the department has been awarded with The Best Young Faculty in Microbiology by William Research Centre, India.(2019)