UG / PG Programme



Since 2002

Biotechnology is the application of scientific, medical and engineering principles to the processing of materials by biological agents to provide goods and services to the mankind. Biotechnology plays a major role in serving mankind by contributing to industries like Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, and Health Care With this view in mind and aim to impart knowledge to the future generations and mould them to face the challenges in the trends of modern science, Department of Biotechnology was established in the year 2002, affiliated to Bharathiar University.

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Programmes offered

  • B Sc Biotechnology
  • M Sc Biotechnology

The Department possesses a highly sophisticated lab with necessary modern amenities for carrying out the research works.

  • Thermal Cycler-PCR, ELISA Reader, Gel Doc Unit, Walk in Cold Room, Fluorescent Microscope, Binocular Microscopes, Electrophoresis Units, Modernized Working Tables, UV-Visible Spectrophotometer, BOD Incubator, Refrigerated Centrifuge, Lyophilizer, Rotatory Shaker, Mini Fermentation Unit, Microkjeldahl Unit, Steam Sterilizer, Hot Air Oven, Deep Freezers, etc.
  • Separate Animal, Plant Tissue Culture, Microbial Culture Labs, and Green House.

Excellent well ventilated class rooms are available Gene Arch, association for Department of Biotechnology was inaugurated on September 2003. Every year association activities include conducting International /National Seminars, Conferences, Workshops, Science Exhibitions, Quiz etc.

Apart from the curriculum our Department also involved in various services to the community successfully like,

  • Demonstration of Vermi-composting to the Villagers in and around Sulur.
  • Production and Supply of Biofertilizers.
  • Mushroom Cultivation
  • Demonstration of Tissue Culture techniques to the school students in villages.
  • Waste water treatment
  • Biogas Production.( Pilot scale)
Contract Research – Bioanalysis
  • DNA Barcoding
  • DNA Fingerprinting
  • Microbial Sample Analysis
  • Biochemical Analysis
  • Sample Analysis (Water & Soil)