ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
The department has its inception in 1986 with an intake of 25 students at under graduate level.
The department offers two academic programmes namely B.Sc. and M.Sc.
Microbiology is offered with Botany or Zoology and Chemistry.
Biotechnology is offered with Microbiology and Chemistry.
Department was expanded to the Post Graduate level in the year 2001, with an intake of 14 students.
In the district, this is only the department having the PG programme.
The Department of Biotechnology is solely managed by Microbiology Department.
Department of Food Processing and Engineering was managed by Microbiology Department up to 2017-2018.
Department offered two UGC sponsored career-oriented Programmes up to 2016-2017.