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Biochemistry

About the Department

The goal of the Biochemistry Graduate Program is to prepare students for careers in science as both researchers and educators. The department will accomplish this by expanding their knowledge and cultivating their ability for critical analysis, creativity and independent study. The department was established in the year 1993 offering BBM combination, later BMBt combination has been offered in the year 2005.  

In 2017, we have upgraded the syllabus from the semester system to Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) pattern. The Department has spacious and well equipped laboratory with experienced and dedicated faculty members. In addition, the department is also engaging B.Voc and M.Voc courses as one of the General component subjects.

The department is regularly hosting special lecture program series to enlighten the future aspirants of science by reputed scientists from pioneer institutes. The students are taken to special visits to reputed industries and institutes to expose them to the latest developments in the area.

Programme Offered  :

  • B.Sc in BBM and BMBt   

Programme Objectives:

  • To provide a strong foundation in biochemistry to the students.
  • To develop student’s appreciation of the role of biochemistry and scientific research in modern life.
  • To prepare students for a sucessful career or future studies in biochemistry and life science field. 

Programme Outcomes:

Program outcomes for the students who completed a B.Sc degree with Biochemistry as one of the optional subject include the following:

  • Graduate Program will prepare students for careers in science as both researchers and educators by expanding their knowledge and cultivating their ability for critical analysis, creativity and independent study.
  • Students will be able to demonstrate an understanding of fundamental biochemical principles, structure and biological function of bio-molecules, metabolic pathways and their regulation.
  • Students will gain proficiency in basic laboratory techniques in both chemistry and biology, and be able to apply the scientific method to the processes of experimentation and hypothesis testing.
  • Graduates can work as a laboratory technician, biochemists or medical scientist.
  • Graduates can further continue their higher education, such as a masters or PhD in the field of biochemistry.

Curriculum :

The present scheme and syllabus are under Choice Based Credit System (CBCS).

Laboratory facilities:

Department has a well-equipped laboratory with a state of art infrastructure to meet the needs of students as per the prescribed syllabus.

  • Well equipped laboratory: 01
  • Preparation Room:01
  • Store Room: 01

Placements:

Sl. No Name of the Company/Organization/Department No. of Candidtes Placed
1 Bioclinica, Mysuru 01
2 Cipla Pharmaceuticals, Mysuru 01
3 Kemwell Biopharma, Bengaluru 02
4 Molecular Connections, Bengaluru 01
5 Prime hospital, Kushalnagar 01
6 Remidex Pharmaceuticals Pvt. Limited,Bengaluru 01
7 Richcore life sciences, Bengaluru 01
8 SCPS, Pandavapura 01
9 SNS School, Hunsur 01
10 Tyrocare Technology, Mumbai 01
11 Wipro Technology, Mysuru 01

Higher education:

Sl. No Name of the University/Institutuion  
1 Bangalore university, Bangalore 01
2 Christ College, Bengaluru 01
3 Davangere University, Davangere 02
4 DRDO DFRL, Mysore 01
5 Hemagangotri, Hassan 01
6 Jain University, Bengaluru 01
7 JSS College, Ooty Road , Mysuru 21
8 JSS University, Mysuru 15
9 Kuvempu University, Shivamoga 01
10 Mahajana’s College, Mysuru 02
11 Maharani’s College, Mysuru 02
12 Manasagangothri, UOM, Mysuru 16
13 Mangalore University, Mangaluru 02
14 Teresian College, Mysuru 01

Contact

 

Dr. M. S. MANJUNATH
Assistant prof and HOD
Phone No: +91-9449080661
Email: msmanjunath11@yahoo.co.in

 

Faculty

Dr. M.S. MANJUNATH
M.Sc., Ph.D | Assistant Professor
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Dr. RASHMI. R
M.Sc., Ph.D | Assistant Professor
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SANIYA IQBAL
M.Sc. | Assistant Professor
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