Department of Microbiology
The department came into existence in 1974, with Prof. R.C. Pandey as the first head. Since then the department is imparting teaching to MBBS students. Presently it also imparts teaching to DMLT students.
The laboratory diagnostic facilities have increased fourfold and number of tests has increased many folds with nearly all modern microbiological diagnostic tools. Department has a ICTC & a SRL (State Reference Laboratory) for HIV testing & Counseling.
It also provides laboratory services for Revised National
Turberculosis Control Programme