Faculty Profile

Name of Faculty Designation Qualification DOJ
Dr. Neepa D. Pandhi HOD /
Asso. Prof.
M.Sc./Ph.D. 07/08/1990
Dr. Vasantba J. Jadeja Asso. Prof. M.Sc./Ph.D. 07/08/1990
Name of Faculty Designation Qualification NET/SLET/Other DOJ Photograph
Dr. Nilkanth J. Faldu HOD /
Asso. Prof.
M.Sc./Ph.D.   13/06/2004
Dr. Minaxi M. Parmar Asso. Prof. M.Sc./Ph.D.   07/06/1995
Ms. Hemangi P. Bhatt Asst. Prof. M.Sc.   01/07/2009
Dr. Apexa R. Patadia Asst. Prof. M.Sc./Ph.D.   25/06/2012
Dr. Abhijeet S. Joshi Asst. Prof. M.Sc./NET/GATE   30/05/2017
Dr. Mousumi Das Asst. Prof. M.Sc./M.Phill/Ph.D.   01/06/2017
Mr. Nikunj V. Bhadja Asst. Prof. M.Sc./Ph.D.   24/07/2017
Dr. Rohan V. Pandya Asst. Prof. M.Sc./Ph.D.   11/12/2017
Dr. Varun P. Shah Asst. Prof. M.Sc./Ph.D. Post Doc. 19/06/2018
Ms. Dimple K. Kachhadiya Teaching Assi. M.Sc.   20/06/2018
Ms. Shivani H. Tank Teaching Assi. M.Sc. NET/GSLET 22/06/2018
Ms. Mansi N. Kotecha Asst. Prof. M.Sc.   12/07/2016
Name of Faculty Department Designation DOJ DOR
Ms. Rachana Joshi Microbiology Assistant Professor 19/07/2016 31/03/2018
Dr. Bhavtosh A. Kikani Microbiology Assistant Professor 12/07/2014 30/11/2016
Dr. Rushit J. Shukla Microbiology Assistant Professor 16/06/2016 31/03/2017
Ms. Jagruti Vitthalbhai Chauhan Microbiology Teaching Assistant 11/07/2016 06/05/2017
Mr. Sulabhsinh G. Solanki Microbiology Assistant Professor 07/12/2015 30/06/2017
Dr. Archana S. Rana Microbiology Assistant Professor 04/07/2005 30/06/2017
Ms. Priya Birju Mehta Microbiology Assistant Professor 01/04/2015 31/07/2017
Dr. Akhilesh Upgade Microbiology Assistant Professor 02/07/2016 28/02/2018
About the Department
  • The Department maintains the legacy of providing quality education for 27 years
  • The largest department having highest student strength
  • One of the oldest setup for microbiological studies at Saurashtra region
  • The department consistently produces rank holders (top 10) at Saurashtra University
Best Practices
  • Intensive course structure and integrated teaching-learning process

  • Follows outcome based education (OBE) based curriculum

  • Offers induction for fresher’s and remedial classes to overcome difficulties

  • Integrates human values for personal development as a part of curriculum

Departmental Highlights
  • Offers an array of programs and courses in UG and PG level

  • Highly qualified and motivated faculty members

  • Posses excellent infrastructure and lab facilities

  • Offers a range of Co-curricular, Value added courses for skill development

  • Strong Alumni base. Alumni are placed in high positions in diverse fields.

  • High placement record for UG and PG students
  • Summer placement of students to various industries and institutes
  • Participation in various Conference/Workshops etc
  • Department regularly organizes inter-departmental and inter-college events for students.