Teaching

The Masters’ programme endeavours to provide the students with excellent training in Biochemistry emphasizing on solid background of basic concepts as well as rapid advancement in the field.  In addition to theoretical knowledge, considerable emphasis is also given to offer the students hands on experience in the forefront areas of Biochemistry. In the first year they interact and train extensively with all the faculty members in several basic areas of practical biochemistry learning to design, execute, analyze and present scientific data. They are individually allowed to do experiments and are exposed to very sophisticated, state-of-the-art equipments. Besides, an important feature of our programme pertains to the dissertation carried out by every student during the second year in the supervision of a mentor. They are given a short research project with a defined problem that provides them an opportunity to grow in a research environment. It exposes them to various aspects pertaining to research including the habit of scientific reading, research methodology, analytical ability, organizational capability, independent thinking and scientific writing. Thus, they are well trained to join any laboratory of modern biology and start right away without much lag period. This has borne fruit for our masters’ students since many of them have co-authored papers and reviews in peer reviewed international journals, attended and presented posters at national conferences. 

Each faculty in the department takes immense pride in teaching and almost equally share teaching responsibilities. The courses taught by the faculties are as follows:


Current Faculties


Prof. Debi P. Sarkar –
   Infectious Diseases; Advanced Techniques; Basics of Biochemistry

Prof. Suman Kundu  –   Proteins: Structure, Folding and Engineering; Advanced Techniques; Enzymes and their biotechnological applications; Basics of Biochemistry

Prof. Alo Nag  –   Molecular Biology; Developmental Biology; Advanced Techniques; Basics of Biochemistry

Dr. Amita Gupta -  Immunology and Immunotechniques; Molecular Biology; Recombinant DNA Technology and Applications; Basics of Biochemistry 

Dr. Garima Khare -  Infectious Diseases; Cell Biology; Proteomics and Metabolomics; Basics of Biochemistry

Dr. Dau Dayal -  Advanced Techniques in Genomics; Advanced Techniques in Biochemistry; Basics of Biochemistry



Former Faculties


Prof. Anil. K. Tyagi –   Molecular Biology –I

Prof Vijay K. Chaudhary  –  Recombinant DNA Technology and Applications - I and II

Prof. Prahlad C. Ghosh  –   Cell Biology – I

 

Dr. Suneel Kateriya  –  Cell Biology – II (Cellular Signalling); Applications of Proteomics and Metabolomics



The M.Sc. students from the Department of Biochemistry take the following interdisciplinary courses offered by other Life Sciences departments on the campus:

1.  Microbial Pathogenicity - Department of Microbiology (Prof. J.S. Virdi)

2.  Bioinformatics - Department of Plant Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (Dr. Saurabh Raghuvanshi)

 

 

Biochemistry course outcome


Time Table for M.Sc. (Biochemistry) (April-July 2021)     Semester II

Time Table for M.Sc. (Biochemistry) (Dec 2020 to March 2021)  Semester I    Semester IV

Time Table for M.Sc. (Biochemistry) (Online Teaching) (Sept - Nov 2020)  Semester III

Time Table for M.Sc. (Biochemistry) (January - April 2020)   Semester II      Semester IV

Time Table for M.Sc. (Biochemistry) (July-November 2019) Semester III      Semester I

Time Table for M.Sc. (Biochemistry) Semester II and Semester IV (Jan-April 2019)
 

Time Table for M.Sc. (Biochemistry)  Semester I    Semester III

 


Result of M.Sc. Biochemistry 


Result of M.Sc. Biochemistry (Semester IV) May 2019

Result of M.Sc. Biochemistry (Semester II) May 2019


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