About the Department

The Department of Biotechnology is a pioneering department, which harnesses and nurtures specific skill sets that integrates life science and technology, and the curriculum is constantly upgraded to suit the demands of the industry. Faculty members are trained both in reputed institutes and industries periodically in a constantly evolving field of engineering relevant to biotechnology. Currently, the Department of Biotechnology offers B.Tech.(Biotechnology), M.Tech.(Biotechnology) and Ph.D.(Full/Part-time) with a well-structured and balanced curriculum focusing on the major areas viz., Healthcare, Nutrition, Bioprocess Technology and Environmental Biotechnology.

From the HOD’s Desk

Dr. Baskar R, M.Sc., Ph.D

Professor and Head (i/c)

The Department of Biotechnology commenced its academic and scientific journey in the year 2002, and built up ambience and infrastructural facilities for effective academic and research activities over the period. Our students have excelled in curricular, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. The faculty members engage in effective curriculum delivery and research on socially relevant projects. Most of our graduates get placed in life science related companies and the rest pursue higher studies in reputed institutes in India and abroad. Our graduates, spread all over the world, are the dynamic ambassadors of our performance.

Vision

Strong teaching and research foundation in the area of biotechnology and allied fields through knowledge dissemination to students and the public and to scale new heights in the frontier areas of health, nutrition and environment and ethics for welfare of humankind globally

Mission

  • Develop and disseminate dynamic curriculum and syllabus to promote research culture.
  • Encourage students to acquire entrepreneurial skills and setting up of start-ups.
  • Train the students to find solutions for real-life problems.
  • Groom students to uphold professional and leadership qualities.

Dr. Baskar R, M.Sc., Ph.D

Professor and Head (i/c)

Specialization

Biochemistry

Recognized
Research
Guide

Sathish Kumar T

Assistant Professor III

Specialization

Biochemistry

Saraswathy N

Professor

Specialization

Plant Biotechnology

Nithyapriya S

Assistant Professor (SRG)

Specialization

Food Technology

Muthukumaran P

Assistant Professor II

Specialization

Microbial Technology

Thirumurugan A

Assistant Professor I

Specialization

Biotechnology

Ramalingam P

Professor

Specialization

Biochemistry & Environmental Biotechnology

Ram K

Assistant Professor II

Specialization

Biotechnology

Kumaravel K

Assistant Professor I

Specialization

Biotechnology

Sivarajasekar N

Assistant Professor II

Specialization

Chemical Engineering

Manimaran D R

Assistant Professor (SRG)

Specialization

Chemical Engineering

Veera Bhuvaneshwari V

Assistant Professor I

Specialization

Biopharmacutical Technology

Vinohar Stephenrapheal

Assistant Professor

Specialization

Biochemistry

Kumaresan K

Assistant Professor

Specialization

Microbiology

Head of the Department

Dr. Baskar R

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Alumni Coodinator

Muthukumaran. P

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Communication Coodinator

Dr. K. Ram

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Placement Coodinator

Kumaravel

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