“The more I study nature
The more I stand amazed
At the work of the creator
Science brings man nearer to God”
Welcome to the department of microbiology at Idhaya college of arts and science for women, pudupalayam, Tiruvannamalai. The department of microbiology was established in the academic year 2004. The department is located in the first floor of the college building. Has a strong commitment to excellence in teaching.
The department boasts of a team of highly efficient and well qualified teaching faculty with fairly good experience in teaching and research.
SCOPE OF THE SUBJECT
Career opportunities are also aplenty for microbiology graduates in many core areas such as pharmaceutical, hospitals, analytical laboratories, fermentation industries, food and dairy industries, medical coding, clinical research, business (mushroom cultivation, vermitech,..etc.)
The department frequently organizes invited lectures from renowed experts and conducts seminar. The department also encourage the students to participate the seminar from other colleges.
FACILITIES / INFRASTRUCTURE
The department has separate well equipped laboratory. The department has all the necessary facilities required for modern-day teaching and major equipments such as light microscope, incubator, hot air oven, autoclave, centrifuge, colorimeters, freezers, laminar safety cabinets, digital precision balance etc.
Frequent industrial visits as part of the curricular are arranged for the students to have a glimpse of the role of microbiologists in various production facilities and to learn the nuances of production and quality aspects.
Our department student got university gold medal in 2012, we are proud to say, every year our department students are getting university ranks.
Professor and Head
Department of Microbiology