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ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT

The Department of Microbiology, Periyar University, was started during the academic year 2009-2010, with a vision of establishing world class Science and Technology base with a view to provides knowledge, skills and services in Microbiology with internationally competitive systems.

VISION

Aspires to be a reference center, committed to an academic excellence and to the attainment of national and international recognition for the quality of its educational, research, and service activities in agriculture, medical and public health microbiology.

MISSION

  • Prepare Post graduate students and Researchers to recognize, investigate, engage with resolve and manage the myriad of microbiological problems affecting health, and the environment through the programmes designs.
  • Contribute to the health sciences by pursuing high quality research and other scholarly activities
  • Function as an expert resource within the local and regional geographical area regarding all issues related to medical and public health microbiology.

PROGRAMMES OFFERED

  • M.Sc.
  • M.Phil.
  • Ph.D.

FACULTY

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      ACTIVITIES

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      FUNDED PROJECT

      Name of the Faculty Project Title Funding Agency Total amount Sanctioned (in Lakh)
      Dr. R.Balagurunathan Potential Tuberculosis drugs from Marine Actinomycetes DST 09.14
      Dr. R.Balagurunathan Potential Antifouling compounds from Marine Actinomycetes UGC 09.14
      Dr. R.Balagurunathan Potential Tuberculosis drugs from Marine Actinomycetes DST 09.69
      Dr. R.Balagurunathan Optimization, synthesis and evaluation of noel antibiotic Transitmycin isolated from marine Streptomyces species R2 ICMR 07.50
      Dr. R.Balagurunathan Potential anti – leptospiral drug from marine actinomycetes DST 19.50
      Dr. A. Murugan Bioremediation of aromatic hydrocarbons using surface displayed catechol dioxygenase UGC, New Delhi 07.74
      Dr. P.M. Ayyasamy Prototype development and bioreactor designing for lab scale treatment of ground water and soil containing nitrate and fluoride UGC, New Delhi 12.96
      Dr. P.M. Ayyasamy Detoxification of arsenic and iron from ground water and soil through bioreactor designing and different treatment columns CSIR 15.92
      Dr.D.Arvind Prasanth Apoptosis Inducing Microbial metabolites of Endophytic fungi isolate from medicinal plant from Eastern Ghats, Tamilnadu DST 09.14
      Dr. R. Dhandapani Combined approaches on Acetyl CoA carboxylase activity for enhanced lipid production in microalgae DBT 16.11
      Dr. R. Dhandapani The role of probiotics in the control of Blue Green Algae and Zoothamnium sp. for sustainable south Indian shrimp culture SERB 19.60

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      Programmes Duration Syllabus
      M.Sc. CBCS – Semester scheme(4Semesters) Download
      M.Phil., Full Time( One year) Download

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      CONTACT

      • Department of Microbiology

      • Periyar University
      • Periyar Palkalai Nagar
      • Salem – 636011
      • Tamil Nadu
      • India
      • Phone : 0427-2345766 (Ext.No : 227 , 228)
      Posted on 19 Jun 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of Lab Equipments (Bio-Tech) for the Periyar University P.G. Extension Centre
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      Posted on 18 Jun 2018
      April 2018 UG / PG Examination Result
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      Posted on 18 Jun 2018
      April 2018 UG / PG Examination Result (University Department)
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      Posted on 15 Jun 2018
      JUNE 2018 - UICP EXAM CENTRE LIST
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      Posted on 15 Jun 2018
      JUNE 2018 - UICP EXAMINATION - TIME TABLE
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      Posted on 15 Jun 2018
      Purchase of Glassware for the Department of Bio-Technology,P.G. Extension Centre, Dharmapuri .
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      Posted on 15 Jun 2018
      Purchase of Chemicals and Glassware for the Department of Geology,P.G. Extension Centre, Dharmapuri.
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      Posted on 11 Jun 2018
      Purchase of UPS 15KVA Equipment for the Establishment of Common Computing Centre
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      Posted on 11 Jun 2018
      Purchase of Split AC – 2 TON, Stabilizer – 5 KVA, MS Stand, Timer Control Equipments for the Establishment of Common Computing Centre
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      Posted on 08 Jun 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of Lab Equipments (Geology) for the Periyar University
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      Posted on 05 Jun 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of RFID Tages & Printed Self Adhesive Label
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      Posted on 04 Jun 2018
      Online application for Common Entrance Test of M.Phil & Ph.D. Programmes
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      Posted on 01 Jun 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of Up Down Movable Boards and Sliding Board for DST “FIST Program” Sealed Tenders will be received on or before 03.00 PM on 19/06/2018
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      Posted on 01 Jun 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of Petrological Microscope Student Grade for DST (FIST Program) Sealed Tenders will be received on or before 03.00 PM on 19/06/2018
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      Posted on 01 Jun 2018
      JAN 2018 – UICP EXAMINATION – REVALUATION RESULT
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      Posted on 28 May 2018
      FEBRUARY 2018- PRIDE EXAMINATION – RESULT
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      Posted on 28 May 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of Real Time PCR System for DST-“FIST Program”
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      Posted on 25 May 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM) with Energy Dispersive X-ray Spectrometer (EDS) Equipments for Periyar University
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      Posted on 25 May 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of High Speed Centrifuge for DBT Project in the Department of Environmental Science
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      Posted on 25 May 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of UV-Visible Spectrophotometer for DST – “FIST Program” Project in the Department of Biotechnology
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      Posted on 25 May 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of Corel Draw Graphics Suite 2017 (Education License Software) for the Department of Textiles and Apparel Design
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      Posted on 25 May 2018
      WALK-IN-INTERVIEW for RA – BIOTECHNOLOGY
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      Posted on 11 May 2018
      Department of Microbiology – International Conference on Extremophilic Microbes for Sustainable development in agriculture environment and Health – from 19th Dec to 21st Dec 2018
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      Posted on 25 April 2018
      Department of Sociology – Two Day National Seminar on Women and Justice: A Challenge to Secured World – 19th & 20th July 2018
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      Posted on 25 April 2018
      Department of Computer Science – Faculty Development Programme on Data Science and Optimization – 28th May to 11th June 2018
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      Posted on 05 April 2018
      Centre for Geoinformatics and Planetary Studies – International conference on Impact of Climate change on Water resources during 12-13th July 2018
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      Posted on 14 March 2018
      Department of Geology – National Seminar on Effects of Paleo and Anthropogenic Events on Earth System and Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Geological Society of India – 19th-21th September 2018
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