Department of Microbiology

Department of Microbiology

Microbiology is not only study of microorganisms, but it is one of the significant branches of sciences to understand the principles of life which has roots in the study of various microbial systems. Though it is a basic science, it is multidisciplinary as well. Its various branches such as Medical Microbiology, Immunology, Biochemistry, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Virology, Air Microbiology, Water Microbiology, Soil Microbiology , Agriculture Microbiology, Food and Dairy, Space Microbiology, Biotechnology, Fermentation Technology etc. has never ending impact on human life and making mother earth a better place to live. Since microorganisms are simpler life forms, how they interact with one another and with the surrounding.

Department of Microbiology was established in academic year 2014-2015 to inculcate the significance of Microbiology. The department envisions creating skilled human resource in the field of Microbiology. The department offers under-graduate course under general streams with Microbiology as special subject at third year level along with that co-curricular activities are conducted for enhancing overall progress of students. The Laboratory is well equipped with all the equipments such as laminar air hood, Incubator ,autoclave etc.

The faculty in the department is well qualified with experience. The research of faculty of the department has been published in peer reviewed national and international journal. The department organizes various social activities to create awareness about the impact of microbial world on human health and environment.

Faculty Profile

Name of Faculty Designation Qualification Email Contact No.
Mrs. Gurave N.A Head & Assistant Professor M.Sc., PGDBI nehagurave21@gmail.com 9850070538
Miss. Patil N. S. Assistant Professor M.Sc. nampatil07@gmail.com 7620883817
Miss. Deshmukh P. G. Assistant Professor M.Sc. pallugd1995@gmail.com 8379817936
Miss. Eakhande A. K. Assistant Professor M.Sc. aishwaryaeakhande@gmail.com 7249217384

Programme

Achievements

Faculty Awards

Name of the Faculty Name of the Committee Level
Mrs. GuraveN.A.

Young Scientist Award for Best Oral Presentation in National Conference "Current Trends in Biosciences, Medicinal Plants and their Scientific validation and it's Novel application" , organized by PVP College, Loni during 9th-10th Jan 2016

Poster Presentation - Third Prize in State Level Seminar on Recent Trends in Life Sciences,PVP College Loni, during 12th - 13th Feb.2018

National

State

Student Awards

Name of the Student Name of the Award Level
Miss. Bhakti Pramod Rahane "Creative Microbiologist" Award in State Level Microbiocanvas Competition, held in R.C.Patel ASC College,Shirpur,Dist-Dhule,27th Jan 2018 State
Mr. Sayyad Juned Kadar Patel Best Entry in State level Microbiocanvas Competition, held in R.C.Patel ASC College, Shirpur,Dist-Dhule,27th Jan 2018 State
Miss. Ankita Kadaskar, Miss. Mayuri Shirsath Best Poster Presentation-Recent Trends in Life sciences PVP College,Loni State

Events

Event Organized Date and Description Level
Establishment of Microbiologist Society, India Student Unit Students unit has been established for the students to strengthen the knowledge of subject as well as holistic developement among the students Departmental level-Total 52 students became annual member of unit
"Agarosh" Agar Art Exhibition Agar Art Exhibition was conducted for S.Y and T.Y.B.Sc Microbiology students by department to inculcate the innvovative approach among students-21st February 2018 Departmental level -Total 30 students participated
Screening Round of 17th Statelevel Microbioloympiad Screening Round was arranged for State level Microbioloympiad 2018.on 9th Jan 2018 Departmental level Total 63 students participated
Fresher's and Farewell Party To inculcate social culture and good rapport in students the party's are arranged. Departmental level