The department of Biochemistry was established in the year 1995. It offers primarily B.Sc., Biochemistry, a three year undergraduate degree in Biochemistry. The undergraduate curricula are devised to meet the challenges of new advances in the field. Oral presentations, seminars, quiz tests and assignments are given to the students throughout the degree programs. It enhances students understanding of the subject. In addition to course work, students undergo minor projects such as ‘ORGANIC FARMING’ to achieve the objective of capability, and to inculcate concept building aptitude. The goal of the program is to prepare young scientists for the knowledge based society of the 21st century.

The laboratory is well equipped with instruments required for the undergraduate programme such as Calorimeters, Agarose, Gel electophorectic units, U.V transilluminator etc. Also Biochemistry lab is well equipped for working on health related projects. The department usually organizes ‘GENERAL HEALTH CHECKUP’ to all the faculties and members of the college to keep them healthy.

The faculty members of this department are highly qualified and well experienced in their respective fields. The department of Biochemistry has five faculty members. Two of them are qualified with M.Phil., and one of the faculty is Pursuing her Doctoral research work on Nanotechnology and one faculty has qualified the SET. They truly care about development and success of their students, creating an atmosphere that is conducive to good science.

Ms. B. NITHYA, M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed.,Head & Associate Professor
Ms. M. REKHA, M.Sc., M.Phil., SETAssistant Professor
Ms. M. MARIYAM BEEVI, M.Sc., B.Ed.,Assistant Professor
Ms. S. MUTHU PRIYA, M.Sc.,Assistant Professor
Ms. V. VALAVANTHAL, M.Sc.,Assistant Professor