About Department

Microbiology, the study of microorganisms such as bacteria, fungi, algae, protozoa and viruses plays an enormous role in many areas of society and our daily life. From the study of emerging infectious diseases to biotechnology, microbiology plays a vital role in basic and applied science. They constitute vast potential resources in varied areas such as food, feed, fuel, Mari culture, biofertilizer, pharmaceuticals, pigments, enzymes, besides combating pollution. There are abundant career opportunities in microbiology, an outstanding field for students interested to become professionals.

The department of microbiology was established in the year of 2005. The department offers the course at the UG level and the department upgraded to UG Micrbiology into PG Applied Microbiology 2017 -2018 Batch onwards. Right from its inception, the department is very zealous in providing quality education to its students. The well equipped UG and PG  laboratory and library have made the teaching- learning process more effective.

Faculty Details :

Dr. D. Manikandan, M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed.,Ph.D.,
HOD

Prof.N.Sundaramoorthy, M.Sc., M.Phil.,
Asst. Professor

Prof. C. Kavitha, M.Sc., M Phil., B.Ed.,
Asst. Professor

Prof. M. Sakthivel, M.Sc., M.Phil.,
Asst. Professor

Prof. A.M. Rajalakshmi, M.Sc., M.Phil.,
Asst. Professor

Prof. S.Sujitha, M.Sc.,
Asst. Professor

Miss.P.Megaladevi, M.Sc., M.Phil.,
Lab Technician