Department of Life Science

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Mr. Sudeep Tiwari

(Head of Department)

Education:

M.Sc (Bio Technology), M.Sc. (Botany)

Ph.D

About us:

The Faculty of Life sciences at IIMT is the only academia in holy educational land of Aligarh offering higher education in all the branches of biological sciences under one roof .It is an integrated unit of the five departments of Biotechnology, Microbiology, Botany, Chemistry and Zoology located in the same building, these five departments work with the objective of imparting up-to-date knowledge in modern science, with an inter-disciplinary, vocational, and social element.

The Departments are well equipped with smart classrooms and laboratories with basic and advanced instrumentation to carry out student practicals as well as research projects. FLS consists of an Auditorium with smart class facility and houses classrooms and laboratories representing five Departments, FLS also has a has Bio-entrepreneur Laboratory cum workshop along with central facility for analytical instrumentation.

To identify attract & develop students of the highest ability who are most able to benefit from education at the college.The department follows the strategies which in term of education are:

  • Intellectually challenging & inspiring environment.
  • To provide an educational experience that empowers graduates & post graduates to be a leader in their chosen careers & contribute to the long term needs of the society.

 

Faculty

Designation No. Gender No.
Ph.D=11 (73%) Professors

Assistant Professors

1

14

Women 9
Women %age=68 Guest Faculty/From other Depts. 3 Men 6
Total 18 Total

15

Student profile:

No. of students: 397

%age of female students enrolled: 68.5

Teacher student Ratio- 1:25

 

Teaching Learning Practices:

  1. Teacher Clarity
  2. Classroom Discussion
  3. Feedback
  4. Formative Assessments
  5. Meta cognitive Strategies
  6. Regular guest lectures
  7. Regular educational visits
  8. Regular industrial visits
  9. Regular field exposures

 

Chronological Progress:

 

Programs Offered:

  1. B.Sc. Biotechnology
  2. B.Sc. Microbiology
  3. B.Sc. Biogroup (ZBC)
  4. M.Sc. Biotechnology
  5. M.Sc. Microbiology
  6. M.Sc. Botany
  7. M.Sc. Chemistry

 

Working Exposure:

  1. Maintenance of Botanical Gardens
  2. Cultivation and Production of Mushrooms
  3. Medicinal and Modern Crop Production
  4. Protein Production Technology
  5. Molecular & Microbiological Techniques

 

Academic Interactions:

  1. G.B.Pant University of Agriculture & Technology Pantnagar Uttrakhand
  2. CSK Himanchal Agriculture University Palampur H.P.
  3. Aligarh Muslim University
  4. National Research Center for Orchids Gangtok Sikkim
  5. Directorate for research on Rapeseed Mustard Bharatpur.
  6. Helix Biogenesis Noida U.P.
  7. Rapture Biotechnology Noida U.P..