Government M. H. College of Home Science & Science for Women, Autonomous, Jabalpur, M. P.
NAAC Reaccreditated 2012 : A grade CGPA - 3.41
 

Microbiology
Parent Department: Botany

Microbiology is a major branch of Botany. This branch deals with the studies of micro-organisms. The study of micro-organisms is very important because they are directly or indirectly related to so many fields of study like Agriculture, Industries, Environment, Medical sciences etc.

Laboratories. –

Microbiology department has two well equipped labs.-

Labs contain following instruments.

  1. Laminar Air Flow - 1
  2. Incubator - 3
  3. Hot Air Oven - 3
  4. Colony Counter - 1
  5. Digital pH meter - 1
  6. Colorimeter - 1
  7. Tilak Air Sampler - 1
  8. Binocular Microscope - 1
  9. BOD Incubator - 2
  10. Autoclave - 1
  11. Electrophoresis Kit - 1
  12. UV Transluminator - 1
  13. Distillation plant - 2

Department has a good collection of 600 books in the library according to the course curriculum.

Semesters. -

  • Under graduate

    Under graduate students are imparted the knowledge in the following areas during their six semesters.

    • Semester I General Microbiology Tools & Techniques in Microbiology
    • Semester II Basic Biochemistry & Growth Microbial Physiology & metabolism
    • Semester III Molecular Microbiology Molecular Genetics
    • Semester IV Genetic Engineering Immunology
    • Semester V The students attend different institutes/labs for internship. The duration of internship is two months. (As per the direction of M.P. Higher Education Bhopal). After returning from internship they have to attend their academic session to cover the remaining portion of syllabus of --

      Environmental Microbiology.

      & Medical Microbiology.

    • Semester VI

      Food & Industrial Microbiology.

      Soil & Agriculture Microbiology.

  • Post graduate

    Post graduate students are imparted the knowledge in the following areas during their four semesters.

    • Semester I Bacteriology, Mycology, Virology, Microbial Biochemistry
    • Semester II Molecular Biology and Recombinant DNA Technology. Biostatistics & Computer Application. Microbial Genetics. Microbial Metabolism.
    • Semester III Environmental Microbiology Industrial & Food Microbiology Medical Microbiology Agriculture Microbiology
    • Semester IV In their fourth semester, students proceeds for their dissertation work in different institutes according to their choice of topics.

      The name of Institutes are as given below –

      • Tropical Research Forest Institute
        Indian Council of Forest Research & Education
        Mandla Road, Jabalpur. (Director).
        Ph. – 2840483 (off.)
        Fax. – 2840484
      • Institute of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences.
        (Inmas), DRDO (Defence Research & Development Organisation). (Director).
        Ministry of Defence New Delhi.
      • National Research Centre for weed science.
        Indian council of Agricultural Research Maharajpur,
        Adhartal, Jabalpur
        Ph. – 0761 – 2353101
        Fax – 0761-2353129
      • Desert Medicine Research Centre
        Indian Council of Medical Research
        New Pali Road Jabalpur – 342005
        Ph. – 0291-2771181, 98280-68842
        Fax – 0291 – 2720618
      • Central Institute of Medical – Aromatic plants council of scientific & Industrial Research.
        P.O. CIMAP, Lucknow – 226015
      • Indian Institute of Chemical Technology.
        Council of Scientific & Industrial Research.
        Hyderabad – 500007
        Ph. – 27160123
        Fax. – 91-40-27160387, 91-40-27153198
      • National Research Centre for Soya bean.
        Khandwa Road, Indore – 452001
        Ph. – 2362835, 2364879 (o), 9303224211
        ® Fax – 9107312470520
      • National Institute of Maleria Research.
        Indian Council of Medical Research
        Ministry of Health & Family welfare.
        22, Shamnath Marg, Delhi – 110054.
        Ph. – 011-23981690, 23981905, 23921026
        Fax – 011-23946150, 22515086
      • Best Biotek Research Labs (P) Ltd.
        Recognised Research Centre of Kuvempu University, Karnataka.11, 5th Cross Byregowda Layout
        Mallathahalli off Nagabhavi
        Ring Road, Jnanabharathi
        Bangalore – 56. Mob. – 09845394526
        Dr. M.R. Raghu. (Director).
        Ph. – 41210158, 41210147
      • Office of the Director.
        A.P. Forensic Science Laboratory.
        Red Hills, Hyderabad – 500004
        (AP Police Deptt.)
      • Indian Council of Medical Research
        V. Ramlingaswami Bhawan, Ansari Nagar
        P.O. 4911, New Delhi (ICMR)
        Ph. – 26589791, 26588930
      • Director, State Forest Research Institute
        Polipathar, Jabalpur M.P.
      • Central Drug Director Research Institute.
        Chattar Manzil P.O. 173,
        Lucknow – 226001
        Ph. – 2212411 – 18 (PABX)
        Fax – 0522 – 2223405 / 2223938
      • Deptt. Of Applied Microbiology & Biotechnology.
        Dr. Hari Singh Gaur University, Sagar.
        Ph. – 264474, 264475 Ext. – 120
      • Central Instrumentation Laboratory, Punjab University,
        Chandigrah 160014 India.
        I.R. Bhardwaj Director.
      • Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering
        Nabi Bagh, Berasia Road Bhopal
        (Contact during Dec. for Adm.)
      • Daksh Laboratories
        1370, II Floor.
        Napier Town, Jabalpur
        Dr. M.K. Agrawal 09424310737, 0981269114

      Both UG & PG students do their project work in different labs according to their choice in each semester which are job oriented.

Placements :-

Students have got Placements in Good industries, and few of them are as under:-

  1. Shraddha Palne – Net qualified, J.R.F. in CDRI Lucknow.
  2. Bhawana Dubey CFSL Kolkata.
  3. Manjari Vishwakarma- Govt. M.H. College of Home Sc. & Sc. For Women, as a Guest Faculty.
  4. Nidhi Yadav - Govt. M.H. College of Home Sc. & Sc. For Women, as a Guest Faculty.
  5. Deepti Khare - Govt. M.H. College of Home Sc. & Sc. For Women, as a Guest Faculty.
  6. Surbhi Agnihotri – Technical Officer in LILAC Talent Search Lab Diagnostics in Mumbai.
  7. Smt. Sonali Nigam – St. Aloysius College Jabalpur as a Assistant Professor.
  8. Varsha Shukla – J.R.F. in Biotechnology Lab. R.D.V.V. Jabalpur.
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