Funded Schemes - Sri GVG Visalakshi College for Women

Funded Schemes

DBT – STAR COLLEGE SCHEME

Department of Biotechnology (DBT), New Delhi initiated and launched the Star College Scheme for improving logical, critical and innovative thinking to improve and inculcate hands on experimental experience with modern approaches towards technology development needed for modern biological studies at undergraduate (College) level.

The Departments of Zoology, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics have been selected by the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, for financial assistance under the Star College Scheme and initiated from June, 2017. The Department of Biotechnology has launched Star College Scheme with an aim to strengthen life science and biotechnology education and training at undergraduate level

MAJOR OBJECTIVES OF THE SCHEME ARE

To strengthen the academic and physical infrastructure for achieving excellence in teaching and training.
To enhance the quality of the learning and teaching process to stimulate original thinking through ‘hands–on’ exposure to experimental work and participation in summer schools.
To promote networking and strengthen ties with neighboring institutions and other laboratories.
To conduct specialized training programmes for faculty improvement for optimizing technical capabilities
To increase capabilities of core instrumentation resources by procuring new equipment and upgrading of existing facilities
To provide access and exposure to students to research laboratories and industries in the country
To help in devising standard curricula and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) / kits for practicals.
To provide better library facility to students and teachers.

ADVISORY COMMITTEE MEMBERS

CHAIRMAN (PRINCIPAL)

Mrs.S.Kalaiselvi M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed, PGDCA.,
Principal In-Charge, Sri GVG Visalakshi College for Women,(Autonomous)
Ph. (Off) 04252-223019, Mobile: 9487291330
E- mail: gvgprincipal@gmail.com

MEMBERS
DBT REPRESENTATIVES

Dr. Suman Govil
Adviser, HRD Division
Department of Biotechnology
(Ministry of Science & Technology)
6th Floor, Room No. 606
Block-2, CGO Complex, Lodi Road
New Delhi-110003
Telefax : 011-24369610
Email : suman@dbt.nic.in

Dr. Garima Gupta
Scientist 'D', Room No.509
5th Floor, Block III
Department of Biotechnology
CGO Complex, Lodi Road
Delhi-110 003

Members
External Experts

Dr.M.Ramesh
Professor and Head, Department of Zoology
Bharathiar University, Coimbatore – 641 046, Tamil Nadu, India
Phone: (Off) 0422-2428493,Mobile: 9894534418
E-mail: mathanramesh@yahoo.com

Dr.N.Ponpandian
Professor and Head, Department of NanoScience & Biotechnology
Bharathiar University, Coimbatore – 641 046, Tamil Nadu, India
Phone: (Off) 0422-2428493,Mobile: 944355227

COORDINATORS FROM PARTICIPATING DEPARTMENTS OF THE COLLEGE

Mrs. B. Nirmala, M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil., PGDCA., – Associate Professor, Department of Physics.
Mrs.S. Kalaiselvi, M.Sc., M.Phil, B.Ed., PGDCA.,.- Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics.
Dr. (Mrs.) S. Umamaheswari M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed., Ph.D., – Associate Professor, Department of Zoology.
Mrs.M. Malarvizhi, M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil.,PGDCA., – Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry

FACULTY MEMBERS FROM PARTICIPATING DEPARTMENTS OF THE COLLEGE
Department of Physics

Mrs. T.V. Banumathi, MSc., MPhil, ADJP., Associate Professor
Mrs. B. Nirmala, M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil., PGDCA., – Associate Professor
Mrs. S. Aram, M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil., Associate Professor
Dr. (Mrs.) B. Kavitha, M.Sc., M.Phil., PhD., Assistant Professor
Dr. (Mrs.) M. Nirmala, M.Sc., M.Phil., PhD., Assistant Professor

Department of Chemistry

Mrs. M. Malarvizhi M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil., PGDCA, Assistant Professor,
Mrs. S. Umadevi, M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed., Assistant Professor
Mrs. P. R. Chitrdevi, M.Sc., M.Phil., Assistant Professor
Mrs. V. Anitha, M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil.,, Assistant Professor
Dr.(Mrs.) J. Bhuvaneswari M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Dr. (Mrs.) M. Indrani, M.Sc., M.Phil., PhD., Assistant Professor
Dr (Mrs.) E. Vaishnavi, M.Sc., PhD., Assistant Professor

Department of Mathematics

Dr.(Mrs.) A.R. Thilagavathi, M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed., PGDCA., Ph.D. – Associate Professor
Mrs. S. Kalaiselvi, M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed., PGDCA – Associate Professor
Dr.(Mrs.) N. Jeyanthi, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. – Associate Professor
Dr.(Mrs.) N. Rajeswari, M.Sc., M.Phil., M.C.A., PGDOR., Ph.D., -Associate Professor
Mrs. M. Thamilselvi, M.Sc., B.Ed., M.Phil., -Associate Professor
Mrs. R. Angel Joy, M.Sc., M.Phil., PGDCA., -Associate Professor
Mrs. B. Kalaiselvi, M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed., PGDCA., -Associate Professor
Mrs. P. Padmavathi, M.Sc., M.Phil., M.C.A.,.-Assistant Professor
Ms. P. Jayalakshmi, M.Sc., M.Phil., -Assistant Professor
Dr.(Mrs.) V. Pankajam, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. -Assistant Professor

Department of Zoology

Dr. S. Umamaheswari, MSc., MPhil, B.Ed., PhD, Associate Professor and Head
Mrs. S. Kalaichelvi, MSc., MPhil, B.Ed., PGDCA Associate Professor
Mrs. N. Vijayalakshmi, M.Sc., M.Phil., B.Ed., PGDCA., Assistant Professor
Dr.(Mrs.) K. Shobana, M.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D., PGDCA., PGDBI. DIB., Assistant Professor
Dr.(Mrs.) D. Abirami M.Sc., M.Sc (Bio Inf)., B.Ed., PhD., PGDCA., Assistant Professor

Coordinator, Member-Secretary

Dr(Mrs) S. Umamaheswari, M.Sc., MPhil., B.Ed., PhD,
Associate Professor& Head, Department of Zoology
Sri GVG Visalakshi College for Women,(Autonomous),Udumalpet
Ph. (Off) +91 4252 223019, Mobile: 9894565677
E- mail: umasakthi1261963@gmail.com,

Participatory Departments