Department of Endocrinology

About the Department


  • To offer inter-disciplinary M.Sc degree programme in Biomedical Sciences and M.Phil and Ph.D degree courses in Endocrinology.
  • To inculcate research attitude among students in the area of Biomedical Sciences useful for the welfare of the society.
  • To encourage collaborative research programme for a better understanding of the cause and consequences of environmental endocrine disruptors.


  • Internationally recognized Research Centre with an ambient environment inspiring and empowering young researchers to undertake socially relevant research of far excellence.
  • To promote learning and research in Endocrinology.
  • To offer a career-oriented post-graduate programme with a primary focus to provide trained man power for the Bio Medical industries.
  • To augment inter-institutional and industrial collaborative research programmes.
  • To establish a Centre for Advanced Studies in Endocrinology.
  • To promote need-based and application oriented research for the development of novel herbal products or biomolecules to alleviate biomarkers and to diagnose endocrine and metabolic disorders.


  • Molecular Endocrinology Laboratory
  • Radio-isotope Laboratory
  • Cell culture Laboratory

Important Equipments

  • Thermo cyclers (4 nos.)
  • Real Time PCR
  • Ion Exchange Chromatography
  • DHPLC (Denaturing High Performance Liquid Chromatography)
  • Ultra Centrifuge
  • High speed centrifuge (2 nos.)
  • Beta counter
  • Gamma counter
  • Electrophoresis with blotting (5 nos.)
  • Gel documentationv
  • Chemi documentation
  • Spectrophotometer (2 nos.)
  • ELISA Reader
  • Walk - in - cold room
  • CO2 Incubators (3 nos.)
  • Ultra Deep Freezers (4 nos.)
  • lyophilizer


Name of the Faculty Designation View Profiles
Dr.B. Ravisankar Associate Professor and Head i/c Dr.B. Ravisankar
Dr.R.Ilangovan Assistant professor Dr.R.Ilangovan

Courses offered by the Department

Post Graduate

  • M.Sc.(Biomedical Sciences is offered in collaboration with all departments in the School of Basic Medical Sciences in Taramani campus)

M.Phil Courses

  • M.Phil(Biomedical Sciences) and M.Phil. (Endocrinology) programmes are offered under choice based credit system (CBCS

Ph.D Programme

  • Ph.D(Endocrinology)

Syllabus for the Courses Offered

Syllabus will be available soon

Fees Structure

Fee Structure will be available soon


Timetable for All Courses Download
Timetable for All Courses Download

Research Scholars

Name Guide Topic Year Joined Year Completed Email Id
No M.Phil Scholars
Name Guide Topic Year Joined Year Completed Email Id
No Result available
Ph.D Nil
M.Phil Nil
Ph.D Nil
M.Phil Nil