Hemvati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University
Central University
Srinagar (Garhwal) Uttarakhand-246174


The Department of Biochemistry was established in 2010 at the H. N. B. Garhwal University, as a center for teaching and research that imbibes vast aspects of Biochemistry.

Department had started with the commencement of U.G. programme from 2010 and P.G. course was introduced in 2016. Mode of admission In M.Sc. (Biochemistry) is through University conducted entrance test, whereas In B.Sc. (Biochemistry) selections are based on merit.

Besides routine syllabus, department is engaged in organizing various extra-curricular activities and events for making science more interesting and creating awareness about science, lifestyle, health and current issues among students. The Department has well established biochemistry and molecular equipment’s facilities with vivid collection of library books and Internet facilities. The faculty members have been honored by various awards and fellowships and grants viz., CSIR-UGC-NET, GATE, UGC- Start up Grant. At present, the faculty members of the Department are actively engaged in the following areas of research: (a) Cellular and Molecular Immunology of infectious diseases (b) Immunotherapy of cancer and diabetes (c) Antimicrobial resistance (d) Abiotic and Biotic stress in plants (e) Medicinal properties of High Altitude Plants of Garhwal.

The courses is suitable and beneficial to those who wish to work in industry and research laboratories and intend to develop their knowledge in the expanding area of biochemistry.

Last Updated on : 19/04/2019