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About the Department


The Department of Biotechnology was incepted in the academic year 2006-2007 by offering B.Sc. Biotechnology with the aim to endow the students with extraordinary skills of life making them not just job seekers but also job creators. Later this Department has been elevated to PG Dept. by offering M.Sc. Biotechnology from the academic year 2010-2011. All the basic infrastructural facilities needed for conducting teaching and research programmes in different areas of Biotechnology have been developed in the Department. This Department has now become full fledge research Department with M.Phil. and Ph.D. (Full-Time and Part-Time) from the academic year 2013-14 onwards.
The Department is housed in a permanent building consisting of class rooms, well equipped student laboratories, research laboratories and special lab for DNA barcoding technology. The Department conducts high quality scientific research and effectively communicates results through publication and presentation to both academic and public audiences.
The Department has successfully completed a major research project funded by Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, New Delhi. the Department has received significant grants from DBT and DST which has helped to set up a modern cutting edge facility for biotechnology research. A separate instrumentation room consisting of sophisticated equipment such as Fermentor, PCR – Thermal Cycler, ELISA Reader, Gel Documentation System, Cooling Centrifuge, BOD incubator, Micro Centrifuge, Stereo Microscope, Phase Contrast Microscope, UV-VIS Spectrophotometer, High Precision Electronic Balances, Orbital Shaker, Electronic Water bath, Gel Rocker and various types of Electrophoresis unit. The Department has organized International as well as National Seminars, State Level Symposium, Extension Activity Programme and Hands on Training Programme on DNA barcoding at various period of time. 
The Department offers Consultancy Service for morphology and molecular based identification of Marine ascidians.


Establishment


S. No

Name of the Course

Major Subject

Year of Affiliation

1

B.Sc.

Zoology 

1967

2

B.Sc.

Zoology was converted to Biotechnology

2006

3

M.Sc.

Biotechnology

2010

4

M.Phil. (FT & PT)

Biotechnology

2013

5

Ph.D. (FT & PT)

Biotechnology

2014


Faculties


Dr. H Abdul Jaffar Ali M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D.

HOD

Dr. H. Abdul Jaffar Ali  was born (14th April 1974)  and brought up in the Pearl City, Tuticorin. After Schooling, he gained higher

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Dr. N.P.M Mohamed Tariq M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., PGDCA., DQA.,

Assistant Professor

Dr. N.P.M.Mohamed Tariq studied in B.Sc. M.Sc., Ph.D., PGDCA., Jamal Mohamed College, Trichy, (1993-2000). M.Phil studied in Periyar University, Salem

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Dr. M A FAROOK Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

I intend to pursue my ambition in the field of teaching and research. I am interested to take up a challenging research projects in Molecular biology

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Dr. N Shabeer Ahmed M.Sc., M.Phil., TNSET., Ph.D

Assistant Professor

Dr. N. Shabeer Ahmed was born and brought up in Vaniyambadi, Tamil Nadu. He completed his school education from the prestigious century old school in

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Best Practices


  • Peer group learning.
  • Certificate courses for Employability and Skill Development.
  • ICT Based teaching.
  • Alumni interactions with the students.

Future Plan


  • To have collaboration with other reputed institutions for research projects.
  • To organize International Conference/Seminar on thrust area in collaboration with foreign universities.
  • To establish Guidance Cell for various competitive  examinations (TNPSC, UPSC, NET, SET, GATE, ICMR, DBT etc).
  • To introduce more Entrepreneur Development courses such as Aquarium Keeping, Herbal Gardening and Vermicompost.

Events


Ph.D Viva | 07-09-2020 | Venue: Online - Gmeet

Online Viva

Candidate Name: Mr. N. Shabeer AhmedRegister Number: BIOTDEC11024University: Bharathiar UniversityRe...

Ph.D Viva | 24-08-2020 | Venue: Online - Gmeet

Online Viva

Candidate Name:Mr. B. Kaleemullah KhanRegister Number: PhD/170/2016University:Thiruvalluvar Universi...

Seminar | 22-05-2020 to 24-05-2020 | Venue: Online Webinar

3 Day online National Workshop on DNA BARCODING

DEPARTMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY Organizes 3 Day Online National Level Workshop on “DNA barcoding&r...

Seminar | 09-01-2020 | Venue: Allama Iqbal Auditorium

Seminar

INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR ON “RECENT ADVANCES IN BIOTECHNOLOGY”

Conference | 23-06-2019 to 27-06-2019 | Venue: Bangkok, Thailand.

Abroad Visit

Dr. H. A. Jaffar Ali, presented his research findings at the 2nd International Conference on 23rd to...

Seminar | 27-02-2019 to 28-02-2019 | Venue: Seminar Hall

Department of Biotechnology organizes National Biodiversity Authority , Chennai Sponsored Two Day National Seminar on "Awareness on Current Scenario of Biodiversity and The Biodiversity Act, 2002" on 27 & 28th February 2019.

Department of Biotechnology with National Biodiversity Authority, Chennai organized Two Day National...

Seminar & Workshop | 26-12-2018 | Venue: Seminar Hall

Carrier Opportunity Program – Medical Coding Report

Carrier Opportunity Program – Medical Coding Report

Seminar | 07-03-2018 | Venue: Allama Iqbal Auditorium

Seminar

SEMINAR ON "RECOMBINANT DNA TECHNOLOGY IN HORMONE AND VACCINE PRODUCTION"

Awarness Programme | 13-12-2017 | Venue: Seminar Hall

UGC Autonomous Funded Extension Activity - Awareness on KISAN SUVIDHA APP to Farmers on 13.12.2017.

UGC Autonomous Funded Extension Activity - Awareness on KISAN SUVIDHA APP to Farmers was held on 13....

Awarness Programme | 18-06-2017 to 27-06-2017 | Venue: Vaniyambadi, Town

COVID-19 AWARENESS SURVEY STUDY

COVID-19 AWARENESS SURVEY STUDY Title: STUDY ON IMPACT OF COVID-19

Seminar & Workshop | 05-01-2017 to 07-01-2017 | Venue: IslamiahCollege

National Workshop on BIOINFORMATICS-BASICS LEADING TO STRUCTURE BASED DRUG DESIGN

The Department of Biotechnology and Chemistry withBIODISCOVERY GROUP, INDIA jointly organised  ...

Seminar | 14-12-2016 to 15-12-2016 | Venue: Seminar Hall

Seminar

TWO DAY NATIONAL LEVEL SEMINAR ON “CURRENT SCENARIO AND FUTURE PERSPECTIVES OF MOLECULAR BIOLO...

Training | 07-09-2016 to 10-09-2016 | Venue: DBT and DST Labs

National Workshop cum Hands on Training on "DNA barcoding - Molecular Analysis & Bioinformatics Approaches" 7th - 10th September, 2016

The Department of Biotechnology was conducted a National Workshop cum Hands on Training on “DN...

Parents meet | 31-07-2016 | Venue: Seminar Hall

Parent-Teacher meet-Biotechnology Dept. 31.7.2016

Department of Biotechnology was organized a Parent-Teacher meet on 31.7.2016 at seminar Hall.  ...

Awarness Programme | 14-07-2016 | Venue: Seminar Hall

Dengue Awareness Programme

Dengue Awareness Programme was organized by the Department of Biotechnology in association with Prim...

Awarness Programme | 29-06-2016 | Venue: Seminar Hall

Awareness Programme on Sericulture - 29.06.2016

An awareness programme was organized by Department of Sericulture, Govt. of Tamilnadu in association...

Training | 07-03-2016 | Venue: DST Lab and Multimedia Hall

Biotechnology - 3 Days Hands on Training on DNA barcoding

Dr. Jaffar Ali, Dept. of Biotechnology has organized a 3 day hands on training programme on DNA bar ...

invited talk | 01-03-2016

Biotechnology - Special Lecture - 1.3.2016 - Seminar Hall

Department of Biotechnology has organized a special Lecture on "Endocrine Distruptors and Human Heal...

Celebrations | 01-03-2016 | Venue: Allama Iqbal Auditorium

National Science Day celebration

NATIONAL SCIENCE DAY CELEBRATION 

Seminar | 01-03-2015 | Venue: Seminar Hall

Seminar

One Day National Seminar on “New Perspectives in Biotechnology for Human Welfare”

Examination | 13-02-2015

Biotechnology- Ph.D Public Viva voce Exam - 13.2.2015

Ph.D. public viva-voce examination was held on 13-02-2015 at 2.30 pm in the Dept of Biotechnology, B...

Parents meet | 27-01-2015 | Venue: Seminar Hall

Dept. of Biotechnology Parents - Teachers - Students Meet

Dept. of Biotechnology organized a Parents - Teachers - Students meet on 27.01.2015. More than 150 s...

Awards | 01-06-2014 to 31-12-2019 | Venue: -

Awards

Dr. H. Abdul Jaffar Ali Awarded Scientist of the Year award for his outstanding contribution in...

Visit | 29-08-2013

Inspection Commission visit

Dr Hussain Munavar, Professor, Dept. of Molecular Biotechnology, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai...

Seminar | 12-03-2013 | Venue: Seminar Hall

Dr Arun Chandrasekhar, President, R & D, BHAT Bio-tech PVT Ltd., Bengaluru, Presenting Views on Opportunities in Life and Physical Sciences

Dr. Arun Chandrasekhar, President, R & D, BHAT Bio-tech PVT Ltd., Bengaluru, presented his views...

General | 26-02-2013 | Venue: New Seminar Hall

Extension Activity Programme for Farmers and General Public

Dr K Prem Nazeer, principal, addressed the students on the occassion of UGC sponsored TWO days Exten...

Seminar | 22-09-2012 | Venue: Seminar Hall

Dr B Naziruddin, Director, Islet Cell Laboratory, Delivered Special Lecture on Pancreatic Islet Transplantation: Laboratory and Clinical Aspects

Dr B Naziruddin, Director, Islet Cell Laboratory, Baylor University Medical Centre, Simmons Transpla...

Competition | 01-01-1970 to 23-06-2020 | Venue: Online

Online Quizzes

Online Quizzes 

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Tamil Nadu, INDIA.
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