About the Department
The post graduate department of Microbiology of Mangalore University had been started in the year 1997 initially with two Lecturers with an annual syllabus scheme. The department had started within the premises of the Field Marsha K.M Kariappa Degree College, Cauvery campus at Madikeri of Kodagu district in Karnataka, India. Further with many students who were trained and with obtaining the post graduate degree from the department is standing strong to give quality education. The University has taken milestone steps towards shifting the Department of Microbiology to a new Post Graduate Centre at Chikka Aluvara, Kodagu district in the year 2014. The department now with 18 years of establishment with full pledged faculty of five dedicated staffs is working with fullest of their capacity to assure quality teaching and research in various fields of Microbiology. The teaching faculties of the department have been owed with diverse specialization for further advancing in the field of teaching and research.