The Star College Scheme has been initiated by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India, New Delhi to support colleges and university departents offering undergraduate education to improve science teaching. This programme aims to improve the skills of teachers by offering faculty training, updated curriculum and emphasis on practical training to students by providing access to specialized infrastructure and consumables. It paves a way for the improvement of basic sciences and for facing the new challenges in the field of modern Biology among the young minds thereby improving the quality of education in the institution augmented by upgraded and modern equipments and to procure other essentials to enhance the practical skills.
DBT - Star College Scheme at GVN College
Our college has been selected under the DBT -STAR College Scheme
Strengthening of Support category by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India. The Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India has sanctioned
Star College Scheme in September 2020 for four undergraduate science departments viz., Mathematics, Chemistry, Computer Science and Electronics. Under this Scheme, the College aims to strengthen the academic and physical infrastructure for achieving excellence in teaching and training, stimulate original thinking through
hands-on exposure to experimental work and participation in summer schools, promote networking and strengthen ties with neighboring institutions and other laboratories, provide access and exposure to students to research laboratories and industries and conduct specialized training programmes for faculty improvement for optimizing technical capabilities.
ChairmanDr. N. R. Santhi Maheswari Principal,
G. Venkatswamy Naidu College,
DBT RepresentativeDr. Meenakshi Munshi Scientist G & Adviser
HRD in Department of Biotechnology
Ministry of Science and Technology
Block2, 7th Floor, CGO complex, Lodi Road
New Delhi-110003 Phone:011-24361035
External ExpertsDr. R. Rajendran, Associate Professor, Department of Microbiology,
PSG College of Arts & Science,
Civil Aerodrome (Post),
Coimbatore-641014, Tamilnadu, India
Phone: (Off) 0422-4397901 to 905, Mobile:+91-9443751400
Dr. Garima Gupta Scientist E
Programme officer of Star College Scheme,
(HRD Division),Department of Biotechnology,
Ministry of Science and Technology
Block-3, 5th Floor, CGO Complex, Lodi Road
New Delhi 110 003
Phone: 011-24369385, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. P.B. Harathi
Assistant Professor, Department of Zoology,
PSGR Krishnammal College for Women, Coimbatore
Phone No.(Off) +91 422 4295959,
Mobile. No: +91-9944960978
Dr. B. Makesh Kumar,
Mrs. R. Manimegalai
Dr. M.Subbulakshmi, Head, Department of Mathematics
Department of ElectronicsMr. S. Sankar Ganesh, Assistant Professor.
Mrs. G. Jeyapriya, Assistant Professor.
Mrs. V. Sivaramasubbu, Assistant Professor.
Department of MathematicsDr. A. Pandiarani, Associate Professor.
Dr. E. Sucila, Associate Professor.
Dr. R. Krishnaveni, Associate Professor.
Dr. N. Shanmugapriay, Assistant Professor.
Ms. M. Mariammal, Assistant Professor.
Ms. S. Sivabala, Assistant Professor.
Department of ChemistryMr. R. Venkatesan, Associate Professor.
Dr. V. Gomathi Sankareswari, Associate Professor.
Mrs. P. Yogalakshmi, Assistant Professor.
Dr. P. Santharaman, Assistant Professor.
Mrs. G. Kalarani, Assistant Professor.
Mrs. D. Jeyabharathi, Assistant Professor.
Mrs. S. Sivasakthi, Assistant Professor.
Dr. S. Krishnaveni, Assistant Professor.
Mrs.I.Gethzi Ahila Poornima
Mrs. K. Karthiga