Division of Microbiology

  • Teaching: To impart quality teaching in Microbiology across the faculty
  • Research: To carry out basic and strategic research with focus on microbial  biodiversity, biofertilizers, biopesticides and other fields related to agriculture, industry and environment
  • Extension: To disseminate knowledge about practical applications of microbiology through  trainings and demonstrations
  • Field testing for validated technologies/modules
  • Externally Funded Projects / Activities :
Dr. A.K. Bhat
Designation : Professor & Head
Area of Specialization : Soil Microbiology, Environmental Microbiology ,Wet land Biogeochemistry and GHG emissions
E mail : schoolgmm@gmail.com
Contact No : 09419138702


Dr. Brajeshwar Singh
Designation : Assistant Professor (Plant Pathology)
Area of Specialization : Microbial biodiversity Molecular Plant Pathology, Endophytes, Microbial Diagnostics, PGPR
E mail : brajeshbhau@yahoo.co.in
Contact No : 09419210036

Dr. Upma Dutta
Designation : Assistant Professor (Plant Pathology)
Area of Specialization : Mycology and Plant Pathology, PGPR
E mail : paarthupma@gmail.com
Contact No : 08803284866

Dr. Anil Kumar Taku
Designation : Professor & Head (Veterinary Microbiology) Adjunct Faculty from F.V.Sc & A.H, R S Pura
Area of Specialization : Veterinary Microbiology
E mail : aniltaku@hotmail.com
Contact No : +91 9419353886
S.No. Name of Student Registration No. Advisor Title of thesis
1. Ms Shivangi Singh J-13-MBS-01 Dr Upma Dutta Studies on plant growth promoting activities of Pseudomonas species in Solanummelongena (L.) (Brinjal)
2. Ms Hemshiveta Pandita J-13-MBS-02 Dr Brajeshwar Singh Studies on isolation, characterization and antimicrobial activities of endophytic microflora of Digitalis purpurea.
3. Ms Diksha Raina J-13-MBS-03 Dr Brajeshwar Singh Studies on antimicrobial activities of endophytes isolated from Picrorhiza kurroa.
4. Ms AkankshaRathore J-13-MBS-04 Dr Brajeshwar Singh Isolation and screening for novel bioactive molecules from endophytic populations associated with Arisaema erubescens
5. Ms Manisha Slathia J-13-MBS-05 Dr A. K. Bhat Bio mediated transformations in industrial belt of Jammu
6. Aijaz Ah. Dar J-13-MBS-06 Dr A. K. Bhat Isolation, Characterization and efficacy of Phosphate solubilizing bacteria