Biochemistry, Nutrition and Dietetics

Biochemistry, Nutrition and Dietetics

Head of Department

Dr. Jayakumar

Biochemistry is perhaps the most fascinating subject as it deals with the chemical language of life, be it human, animal, plant or microorganism. No other science subject has as much application as biochemistry to the disciplines of medicine and health.

The department of Biochemistry is committed in imparting detailed knowledge regarding biochemical pathways, various diseases at molecular level, diagnostic techniques and various areas of applied biochemistry. It also familiarizes lifestyle diseases in milieu and terrain of dentistry.

Highly qualified and dedicated faculties are the strength of the department. The department holds adequate infrastructure and library facilities for providing excellent training in basic biochemistry for both UG and PG students. The department also encourages the PG students to take up biochemistry related research program to enrich their academic and research aptitude.

CLAB Class room associated lab for imparting student-oriented education. Department of biochemistry in Collaboration with other departments facilitate interdisciplinary learning and research experience.

The teaching modalities include lectures, lecture demonstrations, activity-based microteaching, practical demonstrations and exercises along with modern digital tools and platforms in teaching. This enables the students to apply basic biochemical concepts and knowledge in related medical and dental subjects in their higher classes.