C. ABDUL HAKEEM COLLEGE

Bio-Technology

The department that has struck the El'dorado of unprecedented popularity in reverential recognition of its outstanding and wide-ranging contributions to quality movement in the campus is offering a Post-Graduate Programme in Bio-Technology. Of the four staff members, one is a Ph.D., and one is an M.Phil. By driving quantitative parameters to cultivate quality culture, the inmates of the department have been instrumental in achieving a symbiotic bond of the teacher and the taught, the Guide and the Scholar.

The departmental library with sizeable number of books is an intellectual catalyst that promotes and accelerates innovative practices. The unshakeable rock-support of the department and the master mind behind the matchless achievements within National and International research frontiers is one exalted luminary who has been honoured with the most distinguished M.S.Swaminathan Award by Professional Fisheries Graduates Forum, Mumbai and the Tamil Nadu Scientist Award by the Government of Tamil Nadu. He is most venerably complimented with the most coveted designation of the only Indian OIE Expert. Yet another feather of honour adorning his cap of glory is his assignment as Visiting Professor at the University of Terengganu in Malaysia.

The department has strengthened its most sought after collaborative ties with four Premier Institutions at the National level and six prestigious Institutions at the International level that include the University of Montpellier, France and the University of Kaiserslautern in Germany.

The Bio-Tech lab is widely felicitated as an OIE Reference Laboratory for white Tail Disease. The department has the most praiseworthy distinction of imparting training to teaching and technical personnel at Can Tho University, Vietnam. The department generates fabulous funds from Funding Agencies for its ongoing Projects. In the last three years, the department had accomplished most exemplarily six Research Projects with a total outlay of Rs.1.82 crores.

The department treasures in its jewel boxes of fame, 43 International publications till date apart from several Papers penned and presented at various National and International Seminars. The department's penchant for taking on newer challenges by adopting customized strategies is an Epic in its grandeur.