The post graduate department of Applied Microbiology was started in August 1999. In September 2000, the undergraduate course was started foreseeing the increased demand for Microbiology as a research-oriented career course. The department organizes frequent workshops, seminars and guest lectures to give the students an edge over the latest developments in the field of Microbiology.
To transform socially and economically backward students to become qualified and competent in education and skills to enable them pursue a career in Microbiology.
To prepare students with in-depth knowledge and research skills for professional careers in Microbiology. To enhance opportunities for research and promote employability for undergraduate and postgraduate students.