Brief History of Department:

  • 1952 - Biochemistry subject was started as a branch of Chemistry.
  • 1954 - Biochemistry along with other science subjects was moved to Bangalore PG Centre.
  • 1962 - Restarted at Manasagangotri. Degrees were awarded in the subject Chemistry.
  • 1968 - Degrees were awarded in Chemistry (Biochemistry).
  • 1974 - Degrees were awarded in the subject Biochemistry.
  • 1975 - Semester system was introduced.
  • 1980 - Shifted to its own building.

Best Practices  

  • Our M.Sc., programme is up to date
  • Our course is designed for teaching, research and industry
  • We give special attention to our students
  • We provide free and open atmosphere
  • Our evaluation is fair and impartial
  • We train students in taking up competitive exam
  • We follow the democratic principles even in preparing the exam time table.