Star College Scheme

“Star College Scheme” has been initiated by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT),NewDelhi, to support colleges to improve science teaching and strengthen Life Sciences andBiotechnology education at undergraduate level. The programme aims to improve the skills ofteachers by organising faculty training, improved curriculum and emphasis on practical training tostudents by providing access to specialised infrastructure and laboratory equipments. Five Science Departments of Justice Basheer Ahmed Sayeed College ForWomen(Autonomous),Chennai, namely Physics, Chemistry, Plant Biology & Plant Biotechnology,Zoology and Biochemistry have received the Star college grants in the year 2015.The following are the activities conducted by the five science Departments under the Starcollege scheme for the year 2015 - 2016.