About The University:
The Madurai Kamaraj University was established in the year 1966 as a public institution of higher education located about 12 kms west of Madurai city. Numerous expansions have produced a campus of nearly 800 acres which accommodates over 19 Schools, comprising 72 Departments and 19 Chairs/Centers. It is widely recognized and respected for the high quality of its programs.
Biochemical Technology :
In recent years, traditional biology has crossed over several frontiers and emerged into a multidisciplinary area with a lot of potential for a commercial exploitation. The development such as plant and animal breeding, vaccine production, hybridoma technology and gene therapy has revolutionized many of the concepts in the area of agriculture, public health and medicine. The new arrivals of the techniques such as recombinant DNA technology, hybridoma technology, construction of expression vectors and gene therapy have brought in tremendous changes.