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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.

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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)
      21 Jan 2019
      Wanted for Research Associate (RA) in the DST-SERB - Chemistry

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      11 Jan 2019
      Supply of Printer for the Office of the Controller of Examinations (R14 section)

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      09 Jan 2019
      Online Registration Application Form for Admission to Ph.d. Programmes (Full Time/Part Time) December - 2018 Session

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      09 Jan 2019
      JANUARY 2019 PRIDE PRACTICAL EXAMINATIONS – TIME TABLE

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      09 Jan 2019
      Ph.D Result ( December 2018)

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      07 Jan 2019
      BC/MBC Scholarship Link

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      07 Jan 2019
      SC/ST Scholarship Link

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      07 Jan 2019
      Tender-Purchase of Lovibond Colour Measurement (Tintometer) Integrated Package Model: LC100& SV 100 Kit for DST Project in the Department of CN&D

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      07 Jan 2019
      Tender-Purchase of Solar Simulator for DST Project in the Department of Physics

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      03 Jan 2019
      January 2019 PRIDE Exam – Online Attendance Entry

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      03 Jan 2019
      CIMF - TRAINING PROGRAM - 24,25 JAN 2019 AND 8,9 FEB 2019

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      03 Jan 2019
      CIMF - WORKSHOP - 30-31 Jan 2019

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      Posted on 31 Dec 2018
      Establishing Network connectivity between PRIMS Building and Computer Science Building(New) and Science Block-III

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      Posted on 31 Dec 2018
      January 2019 PRIDE Exam Hall Ticket

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      Posted on 26 Dec 2018
      “Purchase of Solar Simulator with I-V Characteristics for DST “FIST-Programe” Project in the Department of Physics “

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      Posted on 26 Dec 2018
      “Purchase of Nitrogen Gas Cryostream Cooler for DST "FIST-Programe" Project in the Department of Physics “

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      Posted on 26 Dec 2018
      “Purchase of Powder X-ray Diffractometer with Chiller and UPS for DST “FIST-Programe” Project in the Deptment of Physicsar“

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      Posted on 26 Dec 2018
      UICP - JANUARY 2019 - EXAMINATIONS – EXAM CENTRES LIST

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      Posted on 26 Dec 2018
      “Furnitures for the Department of Computer Science “

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      Posted on 24 Dec 2018
      New Programmes to be offered for the Academic year 2019-20

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      Posted on 24 Dec 2018
      JANUARY 2019 PRIDE EXAMINATION – TIME TABLE

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      Posted on 24 Dec 2018
      JANUARY 2019 - UICP EXAMINATION – TIME TABLE

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      Posted on 21 Dec 2018
      3rd International Conference -PRIMS

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      Posted on 17 Dec 2018
      Purchase of Dewar 160 L Self Pressurising Cryogenic Storage Vessel for DST “FIST-Programe” Project in the Department of Physics

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      Posted on 17 Dec 2018
      Purchase of Polarizing Microscope for DST “FIST-Programe” Project in the Department of Physics

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      Posted on 17 Dec 2018
      Purchase of Microplate Reader for DST “FIST-Programe” Project in the Department of Physics

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      Posted on 13 Dec 2018
      “PRIDE December 2018 Examinations Online Application “

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      Posted on 12 Dec 2018
      WEB TRAINING PROGRAMME ON URKUND:ANTI PLAGIARISM SOFTWARE

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      Posted on 10 Dec 2018
      Rules to be followed for Plagiarism Checking

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      Posted on 08 Dec 2018
      Walk-In Interview : The Post of JRF to work under the research project sponsored DST, Govt. Of India

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      Posted on 06 Dec 2018
      Tender Notice - Equipments for the Department of Physics

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      Posted on 06 Dec 2018
      Tender Notice - Lab Table and Island tables for the Department of Botany

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      Posted on 06 Dec 2018
      PRIDE – EXAMINATION REVISED FEES STRUCTURE

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      Posted on 05 Dec 2018
      Notification : Inviting Researcher of the University/ Research laboratories in India/ Abroad.

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      Posted on 05 Dec 2018
      PRIDE ADMISSION PORTAL IS OPEN

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      Posted on 03 Dec 2018
      Tender Notice - Purchase of Island Table in the Department of Environmental Science

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      Posted on 04 Dec 2018
      Tender Notice - Island tables for the Department of Microbiology

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      Posted on 03 Dec 2018
      Tender Notice - Purchase of Island Table in the Department of Environmental Science

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      Posted on 30 Nov 2018
      Tender Notice - Purchase of Capillary Suction Timer and Accessories

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      Posted on 30 Nov 2018
      Tender Notice - Work of Lab Cupboard Door ( Balance one part 93.55Sqft).

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      Posted on 28 Nov 2018
      Tender Notice – Printing of Periyar University Calender-2019 ( R14 Section) from reputed firms.

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      Posted on 22 Nov 2018
      Alumini Meet - 2018

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      Posted on 15 Nov 2018
      PRIDE : Extension of Date for Fees Payment

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      Posted on 12 Nov 2018
      DECEMBER 2018 - UICP Examinations - Last Date for Submission of Appplication

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      Posted on 12 Nov 2018
      SUB : Revised Fees Structure ( Affiliated Colleges / University Department / PG Extension Center )

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      Posted on 12 Nov 2018
      Pennagaram Constituent College - College Committee List

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      Posted on 02 Nov 2018
      AUGUST 2018- PRIDE EXAMINATIONS - RESULT

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      Posted on 01 Nov 2018
      PRIDE - NO DUES FOR CONVOCATION - 2018

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      Posted on 01 Nov 2018
      PRIDE EXAM - MAXIMUM PERIOD FOR COMPLETION OF COURSE

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      Posted on 31 Oct 2018
      Circular for Study Centres - Tuition Fees

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      Posted on 25 Oct 2018
      Circular for Study Centres - Using of Periyar University Name and LOGO

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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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      13 Jan 2019
      III rd Three Days - Training Programme on Edible Mushroom Cultivation Technology for Unemployed Womens, SC/ST Population in the Salem District, Tamil Nadu, India

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      Posted on 21 Dec 2018
      3rd International Conference -PRIMS 28,29 JAN 2019

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      Posted on 06 Dec 2018
      International seminar on “Research Intelligence and Databases” on 14th December, 2018.

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      Posted on 22 Nov 2018
      A Two Day National Seminar on FOOD is not just a CURRY : Raison d’etre of Food in Literature (FDLT-2019)

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      Posted on 22 Nov 2018
      International Conference on current approaches in Nutraceuticals and food technology for Diabetes Management (ICNDM-2019)

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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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