School of Biological Science

Department Overview

About the department

The School of Biological Science aims at providing fundamental yet quality education in Biological Sciences. The School of Biological Sciences offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs in Biological Sciences under the choice based credit system (CBCS), with autonomous curricula and syllabi. These programs train the students to make them fit to join R&D laboratories, Academic streams, Industries etc.

Unique placement and research-oriented curriculum is designed and approved by the experts from Bharathiar University, other renowned institutions and Bio based industries. The team has committed staff members who have expertise in various fields of Biological Sciences. The School has also received major and minor research grants from University Grants Commission (UGC), Govt. of India. 

Methodology of Teaching / Teaching Process

  • Taught program consists of Lecture, advanced seminars, directed assignments, participation in science exhibitions, Medical/Clinical laboratory training, expertise training in Biochemical Techniques and audiovisual media assisted instruction. 
  • Extra coaching for weaker students and Tamil / Malayalam medium students.

Key Features


The school has spacious and well – equipped laboratory with independent Undergraduate, Post-graduate and research laboratories. Sophisticated instruments including Eppendorff® Thermal cycler (PCR), Lawrence and Mayo® Phase contrast and Fluorescent microscopes, VilberLourmat® gel documentation system, Sanyo® CO2 incubator, Sanyo® Inverted Microscope with digital photography, Genesys® UV-Vis Scanning Spectrophotometer, Vestfrost®- 20°C deep freezer, BBraun® Bioreactor with mass flow controller, Biorad® ELISA reader with inbuilt incubator, Waters® HPLC system with PDA detector, Lyodel®Lyophilizer, BBraun®Ultrasonicator, Equitron® Automatic autoclaves and Sanyo® – 86°C Ultralow Freezer, Hybridization Oven, Flame photometer, Semi auto-analyser, Rotary Evaporator, Sigmaplot® with Enzyme Kinetics Module are available for routine student practical as well as for research.

There are separate, air-conditioned, Plant tissue culture, Animal cell culture and Microbial cell culture labs, Phycology lab, Environmental Microbiology Lab, Medical and Immunology Lab, Molecular Diagnostics Lab and a walk in cold room for Down Stream Processing. These advanced facilities are unique in School of Biological Sciences, which provides individual hands-on working experience to all students. A well maintained Green House and Poly House facilitate incubation and hardening of tissue-cultured plants.


Well equipped labs with modern equipments for front office, food production, food and beverage service, housekeeping management to develop the practical knowledge of the students.


CABB: Centre for Advanced bioresearch and Bioanalysis was inaugurated by Dr. Devaraj, Chairman, UGC on 8.3.15. It was initiated with a moto as:

  • To promote research and bioinstrumentation skills among the students of the School of Biological Sciences.
  • To help research scholars and students from other colleges and universities to pursue their project work and be acquainted with advanced and latest bioinstrumentation facility available at our College.
  • To promote admission to the School of Biological Sciences by publicizing the  state of the art lab facility, infrastructure, green and eco friendly campus of our college.
  • To generate fund from utilization of instrumentation facility at the school of Biological sciences.


Dr. T. Vinoth Kumar
M.Sc., M.Phil., PGDCA., MCA., Ph.D.,
Associate Professor & Director

Dr. S. Priscilla Helen Christy
M.Sc., M. Phil., PGDBI., Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor and Course Coordinator, Biotechnology

Dr. V. Nandhini
M.Sc., M. Phil., PGDBI., Ph.D.,
Associate Professor and Course Coordinator, Biochemistry

Dr. Shethal Anilkumar
M.Sc., M.Phil., PGDCA., Ph.D.,
Associate Professor and Course Coordinator, Microbiology

Dr. S. Shanthipriya
M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Associate Professor, Microbiology

Ms. K. Ramya
M.Sc., M. Phil.,
Assistant Professor, Biotechnology

Dr. Iwin C. Varkey
M.Sc., B.Ed., MBA., PGDED.,
PGDBI., Ph.D.,
Associate Professor, Biotechnology

Dr. Anubhama K.V.
M.Sc., Ph.D., PGDBI.,
Assistant Professor,

Dr. V. Geetha
M.Sc., M.Phil. Ph.D.,
Associate Professor,

Dr. D. Latha
M.Sc, M.Phil, PGDBI, Ph.D.,
Associate Professor, Microbiology

Mr. V.M.M. Deepak
M.Sc., M.D (ACU)., (Ph.D)
Assistant Professor, Biotechnology

Dr. G. Suja
M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor, Biotechnology

Dr. M. Sathya
M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,
Associate Professor, Biochemistry

Mr. B. Venkatrajah
M.Sc, M.Phil., PGDBI., M.A.,
M.B.A., (Ph.D)
Assistant Professor, Microbiology

Dr. M. Nithya Devi, M.Sc,
M.Phil, MBA, B.Ed, Ph.D,
Ph.D., Ph.D.,
Assistant Professor,  Biochemistry

Mr. J. Jayaramjayaraj K.,
M.Sc., (Ph.D)
Assistant Professor, Biochemistry

Mrs. M. Malathi
M.Sc., (Ph.D)
Assistant Professor, Microbiology

Mrs. G. Akilandeswari., M.Sc.,
M.Phil., (Ph.D)
Assistant Professor,

Mrs. Vidhya Ashokraj, M.Sc.,
Assistant Professor, Microbiology


Industry Connect

  • MoU with M/s Senthil Papain and food products Ltd, Coimbatore.
  • MoU with NIST Institute Pvt Ltd, Chennai.
  • MoU with M/s Nara Intech (P) Ltd, Chennai.
  • MoU with M/s Sri Ayyappa Ghee, Coimbatore
  • MoU with Orbito Asia Laboratory, Coimbatore.
  • MoU with Pearl Restaurant, Coimbatore
  • Proposed MoU with M/s Ramsen Biocare (P) Ltd, Palladam.
  • MoU with Erode Arts and Science College, Erode.
  • MoU with R.A.N.M Arts and Science College, Erode.
  • MoU with Swastik Labs, Coimbatore.
  • MoU with Cistron Biological Labs, Coimbatore.
  • MoU with Vimal Jothi Hospitals, Coimbatore.
  • MoU with Mycoblooms, Coimbatore

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