Bio Chemistry

Post Graduate Studies and Research in Biochemistry

Mission :

Improve best possible academic environment to prepare postgraduates and doctoral candidates in the field of biochemistry.

About the Department :

The postgraduate department of Biochemistry was established in the year 2003 in Field Marshal K.M. Kariappa College at Cauvery campus, Madikeri, Kodagu district.  It started with an intake of 14 post graduate students and presently the strength is increased around 20 students per batch. Intake in the department is 38. As on date, the department has produced about 170 post graduates.

In addition to MSc course, PhD programme too has commenced in the department in 2005. The post graduate department of Biochemistry was shifted to a picturesque place namely Chikka Aluvara, in Somwarpet taluk of Kodagu district in January 2014. Six permanent faculties are working and it is a full- fledged department now.