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Department of Microbiology – Self-Financing

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About the Department

The Key factors underlying the success of the Department are the leadership, commitment and effort of its staff. There is perceptible determination to stretch beyond excellence in research and teaching. The Department has excellent infrastructure for teaching and research. There are three main Laboratories, Central instrument room, three classrooms, one seminar Hall and a conference Hall. The department is equipped with an E-classroom. The Department houses, apart from regular on routine bacteriological equipments, advanced instruments such as UV spectrophotometer, Gel-Doc system, Trinocular microscope that offers bright field, dark field and phase contrast features, High speed refrigerated centrifuges, laminar air flow stations, Inverted microscope, PCR-thermo-cycler and Electrophoresis facilities.


  • To become a student-oriented centre of international repute, where student from all strata of the society are given a chance to bring out their best through continuous stimulus of scholarly progression and intellectual development.
  • To enhance the intellectual foundation of our students and prepare them for life in a complex, dynamic world where they would preserve, add to, evaluate, and transmit knowledge in the field of Microbiology and become responsible contributing citizens of society, who can take up leadership positions around the globe.
  • To groom proficient students as scientific workforce in national and global excellence for industry and to make accessible a large pool of well-educated entities as potential pedagogue.


  • To provide a captivating and pertinent Microbiology curriculum that will train students at a high standard of systematic literacy and divulge proper skill sets.
  • To nurture professionals to categories tasks with a broad perspective and knowledge and take inventiveness in interdisciplinary education and research.

Best Practices of the Department

  • Integration of post graduate curricula with research and Interdisciplinary approaches in research.
  • The department has excellent placement records for students in both research institution and industries PAN-India
  • Learning through exposure to industrial experts and alumni interactions at regular intervals.
  • Herbal garden plantation & maintenance by the students
  • Regular fumigation of all labs in the department once in a month
  • Association - active participation of the students in organizing Seminars/ symposiums/ Conferences/workshops by the department.
  • Inculcating environment consciousness in the minds of students.
  • Maintaining a good stock of identified and documented microbial culture collection.
  • Air quality analyses performed at regular intervals at DGVC where the microbial load present in air is analyzed.
  • Proper decontamination protocols are strictly followed where wastes are properly disposed off, in accordance with standard waste disposal norms.
  • Students are taught the importance of publications in academics as well as in industry and are encouraged to publish in reputed scientific journals.
  • We offer our students a choice based elective system or open elective system where students can choose any interdisciplinary elective of their choice from a huge collections of courses available to them.

Courses offered by the Department

Post Graduate
  • M.Sc. Applied Microbiology
M.Phil Courses
  • Microbiology
Ph.D Programme
  • Microbiology


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Time Table

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Industrial Visit to DiligenceBio, 25th July, 2019


Student Induction Programme, 31st July & 1st August, 2019


Alumni Meet, 15th August, 2019


Educational trip, 17th & 18th October, 2019


Workshop on Microscopy and Photomicrograph, 21st January, 2020


Workshop on Biofertilizer & Organic Farming, 21st February, 2020


Herbal Garden plantation at DGVC, 26 February, 2020


Department Activities

Academic Activities

Academic Activity 2019-2020 Download
Academic Activity 2020-2021 Download
Academic Activity 2021-2022 Download

Annual Planner

Annual Planner 2020-2021 Download

Alumni Meet

Alumni Meet 2019-2020 Download

Department Prospectus

Prospectus Download


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