The Department was started in 1991 by Prof. Hari Singh, now working as Prof. Emeritus, UGC in the department. Presently, Dr. Rajnesh Kumar Sharma, Faculty of Life Sciences is the Chairperson of the department. The department has basic infrastructural facilities for research & teaching. All the teachers, research scholars and other students have access to internet facility available in the department. The Department has a library, which has an excellent collection of books. The labs are well equipped. Till now 63 students have cleared NET examination and 62 students have passed GATE.
The Department aims to become a paradigm of excellence in the discipline of biochemistry. We aspire to promote student achievement by preparation for global competitiveness through a student-centered framework. We also aim to work towards equipping the young aspirers with the values of perseverance and commitment.
The Department strives to achieve an academically excellent environment by imparting theoretical (teaching) and empirical (research) training in Biochemistry to enhance creativity, insight development and passion for science in students so that they can play a part in larger societal improvement. As a part of the curriculum, students are taught to infuse scientific concepts and research experience with entrepreneurial thinking