Department of Pathology

The department was founded with the goal of offering BDS graduate study in Pathology. Since its inception, it has been engaged in research, teaching and diagnostics. The department occupies 1000 sqft location in the 3rd floor of Sree Balaji Denatl College .


  • Central lab comprising of histopathology, cytology and clinical pathology laboratories
  • Research lab with immunohistochemistry for post graduates
  • Histopathology / clinical pathology students lab for undergraduates
  • Computer, data processing and microscopy laboratory
  • Department library
  • Trinocular microscope and photography with cctv apparatus
  • Seminar room
  • Faculty offices
  • Post graduate common room
  • Monthly clinicopathological correlation meetings, weekly journal clubs and seminars for post graduates

Under Graduate Curriculum:

  • Pathology, as general, systemic and clinical pathology, along with lab medicine is taught at II BDS
  • This curriculum includes 2hrs of theory and 2 hrs of practicals weekly.
  • Undergraduate students are encouraged to participate in seminars periodically in various topics
  • Exhibits on various pathologies are prepared by the students and judged
  • Quiz programmes for the students are organized