Name of the Department with Address and Contact number :
Department of Genetics and Genomics
Yogi Vemana University
Kadapa – 516005
Contact Number : 08562 –225475
Year of Establishment :
The Genetics and Genomics department was established in the year 2010 in Yogi Vemana University. The department has five faculty members from diversified research fields like immunogenetics, viral genetics, microbial genetics and plant biotechnology. The central and department laboratories have advanced equipments like PCR, UV Spectrophotometer, Gel documentation system, Refrigerated centrifuges, Laminor air flow chamber, Steriomicroscope, incubator shakers, Autoclaves, BOD incubators, freezers, Electrophoresis units, Western blotting units and Chromatography to carry out modern experiments related to Genetics, Molecular biology, Genetic engineering and Cell biology. Further the department is having Genomics laboratory for carrying out advanced research and genomics practical for students. This course is designed for students to get exposure with wide range of aspects in the fields like Advanced Biotechnology, Genetics and Genomics to make them highly skilled in both theory and lab work. The Department of Genetics and Genomics offers 2 year M.Sc., course in semester pattern with intake of 15 regular and 15 self-finance seats. The research program has been launched in the year 2012 and the first batch research scholars are about to submit their Ph.D., Dissertation.
Carrier opportunities:
Successful students from this department are working in many Genomics and Biotechnology related companies and research organizations in both government and private sectors.
Details of the faculty members :
Dr. L. Dakshayani Assistant Professor & Co-ordinator
Dr. Muni Kumari Assistant professor
Dr. P. Osman Basha Assistant professor
Dr. B. Ramesh Assistant professor