Department of Microbiology

Events Announcements

Departmental Activities

Guest lecture

1. Dept of Microbiology organised a guest lecture on ‘Communication Skill’ by Dr, Sanjay Reddy on 03.08.18.

2. Guest lecture was organised b y Dr. Ninave on 11.10.18 on current cineraria in the field of research in Microbiology and Biotechnology.

3. Dept. has organised guest lecture on the topic fermentation by Dr. Penshanwar, HOD Dept of Microbiology Shivaji college, Chikhali on 20.01.19.

Educational visit

Educational visit was organised by Microbiology department at pathology lab on 25 and 26 Feb 2019.

Various Competitions

1. Quiz Competition was organised for B.Sc. I students by B.Sc.II and III students of Microbiology department on 28.08.2018. Ms. Riya bajaj, Ms. Samiksha Deshmukh and Kamalika Bagade bagged I, II and II prize respectively.

Departmental visit

1. Students of B.A. III from Kesharbai Lahoti visited the department of Microbiology laboratory to understand basic Microbiology along with their teachers. Dr. Mrs. C. S. Ukesh has described very well about the subject in the month of February.

2. Students of X standard from SDF English School also visited Microbiology laboratory to understand basic Microbiology along with their teachers.

3. Demonstration of lab scale fermenter has given to the students of B.Sc. III Environmental Science Department, Shri Shivaji Science College, Amravati in the month of March.

Students Achievements

1. Ms. Rakshita Ukesh awarded as best student for active participation by Microbiologis’s Society.

2. Ms. Nikita Dange received Gold medal in Thal Sena Camp (TSC) in Map reading.

3. Ms. Vaibhavi Dahake B.Sc. II Microbiology participated in Avishkar-19.

4. Kaushal Kale received colour coat in youth festival in Sept 2018.

Student’s Project

B.Sc. III students performed various projects in Sem VI under the supervision of Teachers.

Project Title Supervisor
Food Technology - Dr. C. S. Ukesh
Isolation of microorganisms from soil For antibiotic production - Dr. Nikhil Agrawal
Isolation of and Identification of E. coli and S. aureus from sewage water and food sample - Ms. Suwarna Mankar
Isolation and enumeration of soil microorganism for Production of biofertilize to improve soil fertility - Dr. Rasika Jane
Isolation of microorganisms from soil for production Of bioactive compounds for degradation of dyes - Dr. Vikram Pundkar
Degradation of plastic and bioplastic - Dr. Vikram Pundkar

Teachers Achievements

Dr. Rasika Jane, Ms. Suwarna Mankar and Dr. Nikhil Agrawal attended state level workshop on “Teaching Methodology: Need of Today’s Higher Education” organised by Rajarshee Shahu Science College, Chandur Rly. on 4 January 2019.

Dr. Rasika Jane, Ms. Suwarna Mankar and Dr. Nikhil Agrawal attended state level seminar on ‘My Health, My Responsibility: Complementary to Medicine and Health Care” organised by Shri RLT Science college, Akola on 28 Feb 2019.

Academic Calendar 2019-20
Department of Microbiology

Sr. No. Activity Date
1. Essay competition and Guest lecture July 2019 forth week
2. Visit to water treatment plant August second week
3. Visit to sewage treatment plant August forth week
4. Guest lecture September second week
5. Interaction with school students October second week
6. Blood grouping and Hb testing by B.Sc. II (CLT) December first week
7. Hands on tissue culture tech. program January second week
8. Visit to pathology February First week