UGC approved self-finance department in Saurashtra University, Department of Biochemistry, established in 1999. It has a place of pride amongst the departments affiliated to Saurashtra University.
Biochemistry students are encouraged to apply for dissertation research thesis work in various premier research institutes and universities as well as we give a platform for in house and out house research training.
Our students are regularly participating in national and international level symposiums/workshops and conferences to present their papers and research outputs. The strong alumni association of Department of Biochemistry enables our students to find the placements in industries, institutes and abroad for future study, research and job. Biochemistry department is also concerned about the overall development of students.
Programme outcomes of M.Sc. Biochemistry
M.Sc. Biochemistry program has been designed to meet the human resources needs of industries and research organisations involved in pharmaceuticals, enzymes, clinical diagnostics and academic institutions.
The program will provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to undertake a career in research, either in industry or in an academic setting. The program is based on a combination of theory and practicals along with dissertation work which incorporates a substantial element of hands-on research experience, with enhanced experimental skills. By the end of four semesters of M.Sc. Biochemistry, students will gain the breadth and depth of scientific knowledge in ‘Biochemistry’ and allied areas. On completion of the program, students will be qualified to apply for a PhD or to gain employment in the pharmaceutical, clinical research, agriculture or biotechnology industries, which are among the strongest growth sectors of the Indian Economy.
Programme outcomes of M. Phil. Biochemistry
Students will be able to display skills to handle biochemical and molecular techniques to sketch and accomplish experiments. Students will be able to exhibit skills in analyzing, interpretation of data, testing of hypotheses and reach at conclusions drawn from experimental data. Publication of their results from the research work in the peer reviewed journals and have a career in research.