The Department faculty is engaged in high impact innovative research in the frontier areas of modern biology. The faculty conducts their research with the support from several National and International funding agencies in the form of research grants. The faculty of the department is credited with several patents and research publications relating to biotechnology.
The Department has HIV culture facility, neuronal and neuroglial culture facility, and Stem cell culture facility. Further, several modern equipments such as multi-reader, electrophysiology set-up, centrifuges, spectrophotometers, PCR machines, HPLC, shaker, incubators, ELISA reader and washer, Gel documentation system etc.. The students have access to Bioinformatics infrastructure facility funded by the Department of Biotechnology; Govt. of India is well equipped. Students also have access to high performance computation facility and Centre for Molecular Simulation and Design for regular training as well as project works. Software training given to students in the lab include AccelRys, MAT Lab, SYBYL, SAS genomics, Gold etc. In addition, the students have access to the computation facilities at the Centre for DNA Finger printing and Diagnostics for teaching and project works.