Periyar University,Salem
அறிவால் விளையும் உலகு
Wisdom Makth the World

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 21 Aug 2018
      AUGUST 2018 PRIDE EXAMINATION – EXAM CENTRE LIST
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      Posted on 21 Aug 2018
      PRIDE - I,II,III Year and Arrear Student Pending Fess Details
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      Posted on 20 Aug 2018
      Tenders Notice- Lab Cupboard Door for the Department of Microbiology
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      Posted on 18 Aug 2018
      AUGUST 2018 PRIDE EXAMINATION – TIME TABLE
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      Posted on 10 Aug 2018
      Purchase of Sports Equipments for Periyar University from reputed Firms.
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      Posted on 07 Aug 2018
      July 2018 Supplementary Examinations Result (UG / PG Courses)
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      Posted on 07 Aug 2018
      Tenders - Purchase of Refrigerated Centrifuge for DST Project in the Department of Environmental Science from reputed firms.
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      Posted on 07 Aug 2018
      Advertisement for Junior Research Fellow (JRF) Position in the DST-SERB-EMR Project
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      Posted on 06 Aug 2018
      Application for the Post of REGISTRAR
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      Posted on 06 Aug 2018
      Application for the Post of CONTROLLER OF EXAMINATIONS
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      Posted on 06 Aug 2018
      July 2018 Supplementary Examinations Result (University Departments)
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      Posted on 02 Aug 2018
      July 2018 Supplementary Examinations Result (PG Courses)
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      Posted on 31 Jul 2018
      Walk-in-interview to fill the position of JRF under DST-SERB research Project
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      Posted on 18 Jul 2018
      M.Phil Prospectus and Application 2018-19
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      Posted on 17 Jul 2018
      FEBRUARY - 2018 PRIDE REVALUATION RESULT
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      Posted on 16 Jul 2018
      Notification for PRIDE July 2018 Examinations - Last Date for Submission of Application (Date Extended)
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      Posted on 16 Jul 2018
      PRIDE July 2018 Examinations Online Application (Date Extended)
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      Posted on 13 Jul 2018
      Walk-in Interview for the Post of Project Assistant in the DST-WTI Project
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      Posted on 12 Jul 2018
      Second International Conference on ICRTAST-2018 - Department of Chemistry
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      Posted on 10 Jul 2018
      Tender Notice – “Provision of Network connection to launch On-Line Student Enrollment Registration in PRIDE”(R14)
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      Posted on 04 Jul 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of FT-IR for DST - “FIST Program” Project
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      Posted on 02 Jul 2018
      Walk-in Interview - Post of Supporting Staff (Field Assistant)-Department of Environmental Science
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      Posted on 27 Jun 2018
      Tender Notice – Purchase of FT-IR for DST - “FIST Program” Project
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      Posted on 26 Jun 2018
      JUNE 2018 - UICP - EXAM CENTRE LIST - REVISED
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      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 20 Nov 2017
      Inviting Express of Interest to Establish “Learning Support Centre” and Service to Co-ordinate Periyar University Distance Education Programmes.
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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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