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Departments → Life Science


  • Teacher
    Dr. Ekamber Kariali
  • Designation
  • Qualification
    M. Sc., M. Phil Ph. D

School of Life Sciences, Sambalpur University is a premier Institute of the state which is known nationally and internationally for its study and research programme. Students passing from the School with their M. Sc., M. Phil or Ph. D. degree are now placed in different leading academic and research Institutes all over the world. The School imparts teaching and research programme in all the major branches of Life Sciences like Biochemistry, Physiology, Ecology, Microbiology and Molecular Biology. Besides the regular course of M. Sc., M. Phil and Ph. D. programme in Life Sciences, the School runs a self financing P. G. programme leading to M. Sc. Biotechnology degree.

Sl.No Facilities Major Equipments availablet
1 Building Two & half storeyed building with 25,000 sq. ft. space
1 Teaching Laboratory Four each with 500 sq ft space
2 Reaseach Laboratory   Three each with 500 sq ft space
3 Computer Laboratory Two each with 250 sq ft space
4 Any other Central Instrument Facility, Animal House, Plant culture Room, Store and Garden 
5 Equipements Available
  • Binocular Research Microscope
  • Liquid Phase Oxygen Meseaurement Meter
  • UV-VIS Double Beam Scanning Spectrophotometer
  • High Speed Refrigerated Centriguge SCR-20BB
  • Fluorescene Spectrophotometer
  • Gas Chromotography
  • HPLC System
  • Remi High Speed Refriegerater Centrifuge
  • Top Leading Electronics Balance
  • UV-VIS Recording Spectrometer
  • Solariometer
  • Handy PEA  Clorophyll Fluorescene Meter
  • Atomic Observer Spectrometer
  • Fluorescene Microscope Accessorries
  • Infra Red Gas Analyzer
  • Gene Amp. PCR System 9700 with Accessories
  • Electrophoresis And Accessories
  • Ultra Low Temp Deep Freezer
  • High Speed Refrigerated Centrifuge
  • Pulse Amplitude Modulation Fluori Meter(FMS-1)
  • Oxygen Electrode System For Liquid Phase measurement(Leaf Lab-2)
  • Oxygen Electrode System For Liquid Phase Measuremnt(Chlorolab-2)
  • Generator
  • Millipore Water Purifier
  • RT PCR
  • CO2 Incubator
  • Rotary Evaporator
  • Sequencing Gel Apparatus
  • Phase Contrast Microscope  


About the Self-financing Course

has designed to amalgamate various features of physical, chemical and biological sciences. The aim is to impart high standard teaching in molecular aspects of biological systems and to expose students recent developments in the field of medicine and biology. The course is meant to confer the students a systematic understanding of biological processes from physical science as well as chemical sciences points of view. Further the course content allows the students to learn various laboratory techniques as per the requirement of biotech industries. This background of learning allows the students to be focused, interpretive and pragmatic to meet the challenges of science in 21st century .


Life Science

Placement Records of the School

Students of the School are working as Scientist, Faculty and Administrators in different institutions/ Universities of repute in India and Abroad. Besides some of the students have been serving in R & D of different private sectors such as Bicon, Merck, Biotech, Genei etc.


Life Science

MOU and Spacial Informationl

The School has entered into collaboration with different Universities and Institutions (Institute of Life Sciences, Bhubaneswar; BARC, Mumbai; IARI, Delhi etc.) for execution of research projects. The School has a MoU with DRDO, Leh, Ledakh for Cyanobactrial Research. The School is a UGC DRS, DST-FIST recognized centre for education of different high end research projects.