V.V.Vanniaperumal College for Women

Department of M.Sc Biochemistry

Mail ID - pgbiochemvvvc@gmail.com

Objectives

♦ To infuse inspiration and awareness in the minds of students about the modern development in the biological field.

♦ To associate biochemistry with other disciplines- technical, nutritional, Pharmaceutical and environmental sciences.

♦ To motivate women students to become entrepreneurs in the field of clinical diagnosis.

Faculty Members

1 Dr.(Mrs.)R.Mallika M.Sc.,M.Phil.,Ph.D., Head & Associate professor
1 Mrs.K.Sudha Rameshwari, M.Sc.,M.Phil.,PGDBI., Assistant professor
2 Mrs.R.Gloria Jemmi Christobel, M.Sc.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
3 Mrs.M.Rajakumari,M.Sc.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor
4 Dr.(Mrs.)R.Salini, M.Sc.,Ph.D., Assistant Professor
5 Mrs.G.Selvi, M.Sc.,M.Phil., Assistant Professor

Students Strength :  23

Infrastructure:

♦ Well equipped air conditioned lab with modern instruments.

♦ Library stocked with advanced and research oriented books, journals and rare back volumes.

♦ Number of books in the department: 404

♦ Number of journals: 7

♦ Computers with advanced configuration.

♦ Separate staff room with intercom facility.

♦ Well furnished spacious class rooms.


Consultancy Service

A noteworthy achievement is that all the reputed concerns have certified that the protocols suggested are highly practicable and relevant

Industries which availed consultancySolution prescribed
Renuga soft X Towels ltd., TheniBiotransformation of primary sludge into organic fertilizer
Color yarns, ThirumangalamBiotransformation of primary sludge into organic fertilizer
Dharani sugars and chemicals ltd., VasudevanallurTransformation of yeast sludge into animal feed
Renuga soft X Towels ltd., TheniBiochemical analysis
Rani feeds, VirudhunagarWater analysis
Rani feeds,VirudhunagarProtein analysis

JOB ORIENTED, DEPARTMENTAL AND INTERDEPARTMENTAL COURSE

Year Course Departmental/ interdepartmental No. of participantsDurationIssue of certificate
2004Bioinformatics (Tie-up with Centre for Entrepreneurship Development, Perungudi) Interdepartmental2015 DaysCentre for entrepreneurship development, perungudi
2005Applied biotechnologyDepartmental2010 DaysV.V.V.College
2005VermibiotechnologyInterdepartmental2010 DaysV.V.V.College
2006Biochemical separation techniquesInterdepartmental76 DaysV.V.V.College
2007Certificate course in bioinformaticsInterdepartmental2815 DaysV.V.V.College
2015Diploma in Medical Laboratory TechnologyInterdepartmental402 YearsV.V.V.College

Impact Of The Interdepartmental Course:

♦ Creating an awareness of avenues for gainful employment for unemployed womenfolk.

♦ Students Prepare vermicast and sell in our campus.

Extension Service

♦ Our department renders service to the rural women folks and school students.

About Alumni

Alumnae have distinguished themselves as

♦ 40% of students are employed

♦ 30% pursue their higher education

HighLights

♦ Students get TNSCST project of worth RS.5000/each

♦ Students get autonomous project fund of worth Rs.5000/each

♦ Arranging industrial visits - a regular feature to enable students to do Projects, to widen the scope of job opportunities and to acquire practical Knowledge.

♦ Projects are part of students' activity. Every year, final year students undertake project work. Faculty members guide the students in various branches of applied biochemistry. Students are carrying out their projects in collaboration with other Institutions, Hospitals, Research Institutes and Industries.

♦ Encouraging a good rapport between the students, teachers and parents through Parents- teachers association meeting.

♦ Encouraging and motivating the students to participate in regional, national and international competitions and paper presentation.

♦ Students successfully clear SLET and CSIR NET examinations.

Seminars and Conferences Organised

♦ State level seminar on Recent trends in Molecular biology 1996

♦ State level seminar on Bioinformatics -2007

♦ State level seminar on Recent Trends in Herbal Medicine- 2010

♦ International seminar on Emerging Trends and Innovative Technologies in Biological Sciences for a Better Tommorow-2011.

♦ State level seminar on Modern Biology-Henceforth and Hitherto - 2013.

♦ National Conference on "Biological Sciences, The Amalgamation and Advancement of Multidisciplinary Life Sciences"-2014.

♦ State level workshop on "Clinical & Laboratory Practices"-2015.

♦ State level workshop on "Bioinformatics-Genomic Analysis and Protein Designing"-2016.



M.Phil Biochemistry is going to be started in forth coming Academic year(2016-2017)