Institute of Science

PhD Programme



With the mission to promote excellence in the field of Science, the Institute offers full time and external Doctoral programme in Science with an emphasis to unravel the problems related to health, agriculture and environment and to train highly skilled manpower for research and teaching. The programme is offered in the fields of Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Microbiology. The current thrust areas for full time Ph. D. programme are Immunological memory, Mucosal Immunology, Animal Toxicological studies, Anticancer therapeutics, Biodegradation, Bioremediation, Microbial Diversity, Mitochondrial functional polymorphism in sperm, Multi-Drug Reversal studies, Nucleoside Analogs, Protein Stability, Protein Folding, Misfolding and Aggregation, Plant Growth Promoting Rhizobacteria (PGPR), Plant Secondary Metabolites, Phosphate Solubilization, Probiotics and Urogenital infections and Microbicides; human cytogenetics and molecular genetic determinants of human congenital disorders including mental retardation, spontaneous abortions, and dysmorphism;  in vitro assessment of genotoxicity of various external agents like drug molecules, nanoparticles etc., and Neorobiology of Diabetes.
Ph.D Course Work