The Dept. was founded goal of offering Undergraduate study in microbiology for BDS students. Since its inception it is engaged in Diagnostic, teaching and research. The departmental occupies one wing of third floor in SBdC and 1500 sqft. in central lab.
The under graduates learn medical microbiology for period of 12 months, in their 2nd year BDS.The curriculum includes General microbiology, Immunology, Systematic bacteriology, Virology, Mycology, Bacteriology & Applied Microbiology. The undergraduate students have hands on practices in various techniques Followed in diagnostics work.
They write eight internal assessment tests and two model practicals before appearing for university examinations. Prize examination is conducted for every batch for motivating their interest in Microbiology. Seminars are conducted for the students for increasing the knowledge and communication skills.
The Dental clinical specialty Postgraduates is guided in Microbiology to satisfy the training requirements as per their specialty norms, dissertations, thesis and research.