Keshav Memorial Institute of Commerce and Sciences College Code: 1110, For admission A.Y.20 21-2022, Contact: +91 040 2322 4651 / +91 8331029974
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Microbiology

Profile

HISTORY

  • Micro biology Department was established at Keshav Memorial Degree College in 2006.
  • The President of Keshav Memorial Degree College vision for Life science courses at under graduate level and has taken the initiation to establish the department.
  • The then Management members were Secretary Shri. Hari Hara Sharma Garu, Correspondent Shri. Bhava Narayana Garu and the Principal was Shri. Krishna Murthy Garu.
  • The Department of Micro biology was established at the college premises obtaining the required permission from Osmania University.
  • The first batch for Bt/Mb/C course was started in the same year of Department establishment with 25 numbers of students.
  • The first lectureR recruited for Microbiology department was a M.Sc graduate Mr. Avinash who served the department from 2006-2007
  • Second lecture Smt.Sreedevi, M.Sc graduate, join the department in 2007 and continued her services till 2009.
  • Third lecture Smt. A.Padmaja, M.Sc graduate, join the department in 2008 continuing the services till date.
  • Fourth lecture Dr.B.Kiran Kumar, Ph.D graduate, joined in 2016 and is continuing his services till date.
  • Since the department has been functioning and flourished with a strength of (94) students with (3) big fully furnished class room and well equipped laboratories with around 22 equipments including full stock of chemicals and glass ware.
  • At present 2 faculty members are working for the department. The Microbiology course serves in English medium from its establishment.
  • The student teacher ratio is
    The faculty are well experienced and qualified. The faculties have been updating the knowledge by attending various conferences, national seminars and workshops.
  • Though the initial strength is 25 it has enhanced up to 100% during the academic years 2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18 due to heavy demand of the course.
  • From 2016, CBCS has been introduced with semester system the entire admission procedure has been employed by on-line. Hence the question of increasing strength does not arise from the current year.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE DEPARTMENT

  • The Department Provides handsome training on Microbiological techniques suitable for Pathological laboratories and Industries
  • The Department also provides students centric environment addressing each student understanding strengths and lacunae
  • Creating Research atmosphere at U.G level and the students are encouraged to participate in the National and International
  • Seminars
  • We also strive to inculcate this hunger for knowledge on the cutting edge of Microbiology in our students
  • To prepare students to excel in the field of Microbiology and prepare professionally competent individuals.
  • To familiarize the students with basics to advanced concepts of Microbiology.
  • To facilitate the latest information in the field of Microbiology to advance their career.
  • The Department philosophy is to encompass diverse areas and topics that gives a broad research perspective.
  • To develop students with necessary and appropriate laboratory skills and techniques.
  • Designed the students to gain familiarity with the history ofmicrobiology through reading, reviewing and writing about notable papers in the field.
  • Discusses current research and the use of advanced techniques to illustrate how microbiology is contributing to many cross-disciplinary problems that can involve engineering, public health, sociology, ecology, geology, etc. Course Syllabus
  • It is a multidisciplinary unit consisting of Bacteriology, Immunology, Parasitology, Mycology, Anaerobic Bacteriology, Mycobacteriology and Virology sections.Teaching is an integral part of Departmental academic activity.