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        M.Sc. Integrated Microbiology was introduced in 2002, CBCS in 2009 and M.Phil. & Ph.D programmes in 2007–08. In 2014. The Department is also actively engaged in research and has produced more than 40 Ph.Ds and 300 papers in reputed journals.

Highlights of the Programme
  • Skill development in theory and practical
  • Syllabi helps the students to get through UGC/CSIR-NET, SET and various com-petitive exams such as UPSC, TNPSC and TRB
  • Students have good employment opportunities in various institutions/industries and organisations.
  • Training programmes for placement

Research Thrust Areas
  • Bioactive molecules
  • Antimicrobial resistance
  • Microbial genomics
  • Microbial products
  • Organic farming

Job Opportunities
  • Bio industries
  • Teaching assignments
  • Research
  • Overseas placements

Programmes Offered
  • M.Sc. Microbiology (FIve Years Integrated)
  • M.Sc. Microbiology (Two Years CBCS)
  • M.Phil Microbiology
  • Ph.D Microbiology
The Head
Faculty of Science Annamalai University
Tel : 04144-238248 – Ext.337
e-mail : microbiologyfs@gmail.com