Welcome to Centre for Excellence in Genomic Sciences
Recognising i) the student training at M.Sc., and Ph.D., level, and ii) Research accomplishments in the area of Genomic Sciences, UGC has recognized Scool of Biological Sciences as the Centre for Excellence in Genomic Sciecnes (CEGS). Centre for Excellence in Genomic Sciences renders high quality education and research training in Genomic Sciences. CEGS is working to enrich and strengthen the young talents in the country by producing the competent M.Sc and Ph.D. students in the area of Genomic Scieneces. CEGS offers M.Sc Genomics program and the research teams in CEGS are working in various aspects of human, microbial, plant, animal, biomedical, and computational genomics. University Grants Commission (UGC) has recognized the School of Biological Sciences of Madurai Kamaraj University as Centre of Advanced Studies (CAS) in Functional Genomics and Centre for Excellence in Genomic Sciences (CEGS) and supporting through several levels of financial assistance. The Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India, has supported to up-grade the M.Sc., Genomics and research programs in School of Biological Sciences through the DBT-MKU Interdisciplinary Life Science Program for Advanced Research and Education (DBT-MKU-IPLS).