Recent Activities

19 July 2019

The Association of the Department ‘Bionest’ was inaugurated by Dr. Janarthanan, Head of Department of Zoology, University of Madras, delivered a speech on "Scope of Zoology and future career options".

3 September 2019

Fit India Movement: Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the 'Fit India' Movement', saying the initiative is the need of the hour and will take the country towards a healthier future. At a colourful ceremony, which included a presentation of India's indigenous martial art forms, dances and sports, Modi said technology has contributed to a sedentary lifestyle.
"Fitness is zero percent investment with infinite returns," Modi said at the event. The student of the Department viewed the direct telecast and taken oath on fitness.

6 September 2019

Lecture on clinical research was organised by the Bionest, J.Sridhar, CEO, Indian healthcare BPO highlighted the importance of Clinical Research and followed by an Interactive sessions by Mrs. Shilpa (alumnus) and Mrs. Mariyam. The students of AZBT, PBPBT, and Biochemistry attended the lecture. 

15 September 2019

Vandana.K participated in quiz competition on "environment, nature and wildlife" conducted by the Tamilnadu Forest Department on account of wildlife week 2019 at children's park, Guindy. She received a participation certificate.

Single Teacher School Visit

The students of I, II and III B.Sc. AZBT visited single teacher schools in Porunthavakkam, Keezhur and Gururajampet respectively to kindle the knowledge of the students in the school. The students from the school participated in several events and were rewarded with prizes and gifts.

III B.Sc. AZBT at Gururajampet

II B.Sc. AZBT at Keezhur

 I B.Sc.AZBT at  Porunthavakkam

21 September 2019

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Day was celebrated, the Chief guest Seethalakshmi, District Collector, Greater Chennai. She addressed the students on the moral values of life.

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Day – Exhibition was inaugurated by the Retired Professor, Dept of Tamil, Dr.Ponmani. She appreciated the charts and models prepared by the students of AZBT and encouraged them to keep exceeding in all activities.

23 September 2019 

An awareness programme on Snakes was conducted from the  Chennai Snake Park Trust. Dr.S.R. Ganesh, Dy. Director & Research Scientist, Snake Park, Chennai,  covered topics such as the importance of the snakes in ecosystem, an account of all common snakes found in India, differentiation of the venomous and non-venomous snakes, antivenom, snake bite and its prevention and first-aid.

22 September 2019

Madhumita D and Eswari S of II B.Sc. AZBT attended the “Fossils Quiz” conducted by Ethiraj College for Women. They were placed fifth in the competition.

25 September 2019

Apollo Tyres conducted a Nature Quiz in Madras Christian College. Vandana K of III B.Sc. AZBT The attended the quiz. She was placed fourth in the competition and received a participation certificate.

29 November 2019

The department of zoology in Madras Christian College conducted the “Go-Wild” intercollegiate culturals which was attended by the students of first, second and third years of B.Sc. AZBT. The students participated in various events and received participation certificates. Harshitha.V of I B.Sc. AZBT won the first prize in ”Detective story” and Lakshmi.M and Dipthika Devi.T of I B.Sc. AZBT won the third prize in “Junk art”.

13 December 2019


The seminar was conducted by the departments of biological sciences. The chief guest of the inauguration was Dr.M.Elanchezhiyan, Director, Dr. ALM. PG Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Madras. He highlighted the innovations in the field of novel biology definition, microscopes, antibiotics and the novel methods of improvement. Payal Sengar, Mahalakshmi.V, Gowri.U, Vishali.S and Kirthana.P.J. of III B.Sc. AZBT presented their final year projects.