The Department of Biochemistry was established in 2016 to provide comprehensive Biochemistry education to our students. The department comprises of goal oriented group of highly qualified and experienced faculty members.

Research domains

  • Natural product research,
  • Cosmeceutical research,
  • Bioinformatics/Drug discovery research,
  • Nutraceuticals research
  • Animal/Marine/Microbial Biotechnology and
  • Environmental research

Our core research interest is to find new/novel bioactive constitutes from natural source (with reference to various biological activities such as skin whitening, anti‑aging, anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant and wound‑healing).


Advisory Board

1. A. Suresh Kumar,

Scientist, Biochemistry & Biotech Division,

CSIR-CLRI, Chennai-20.


2. Balu Ranganathan,


M/s Palmsconnect Solutions Pvt. Ltd, Chennai.


3. P. Vasantha-Srinivasan,

Assistant Professor and Head,

Department of Biotechnology,

St. Peter’s Institute of Higher Education and Research (SPIHER),

Avadi, Chennai-54.