"When observation is concern, Chances favors only prepared mind"
-Louis Pasteur

Department of Microbiology is a perfect blend of Academic, Diagnostic & research activities. The faculty actively participates in teaching & corrective evaluation of both undergraduate & Post-graduate students throughout the year, by means of Lectures, Practical demonstrations, tutorials & periodic evaluation of students. The department has a very strong clinical microbiological diagnostic set up actively monitored by the faculty in charge of each section. They are also actively carrying out research activities in their respective fields of interest in Microbiology. Currently the department is headed by the able guidance of Professor Dr (Maj) Molly Madan.

In 2008 the MCI granted first batch of post graduate students to the department of Microbiology by starting M.D. course. The other new courses started are M.Sc., Ph.D.(Medical Microbiology) The first batch of MD Microbiology passed successfully in June 2012 and the degree is recognized by MCI as per letter no MCI-77(22) 2012-Med

The department has organized several seminars, CME, and workshops. Such as ob hospital associated infections in 2009 which was sponsored by ICMR, New Delhi,on Automation in Microbiology in 2010 and workshop on immunology under the aegis of IAMM in 2011.From time to time various eminent speakers of international repute have visited the department for guest lectures like Prof S.C.Parija ,JIPMER; Prof J.C.Samantray ,AIIMS Prof Usha Baveja ,HIV consultant WHO. Recently the department has successfully conducted the state level meet of Indian Association of Medical Microbiologists –IX UP Microcon 2013 on 9th February, 2013 the conference has been granted accreditation by UP Medical Council and attended by over 250 delegate and renowned resource person from all over the country.

At present the department is well equipped with almost all the the advanced facility for clinical diagnostics and research work like:
  • • Automated culture system for blood

  • • Automated bacterial identification and sensitivity system

  • • Automated and conventional TB culture system (The Mycobacteriology Laboratory of Subharti medical College is also a National certified diagnostic Laboratory for MDR TB diagnosis under RNTCP )

  • • Line Probe Assay for MDR-TB detection and XDR TB Detection

  • • PCR (Nested) System

  • • Real Time PCR

  • • Virology laboratory with continuous cell line and inverted microscope

  • • Immuno-Flourescent microscope

UP Microcon 2013

Faculty Members Microbiology

Practical Laboratory

Seminar Room


CME on Automation in Microbiology

AIDS Awareness 2012
The department of microbiology has a fully functional ICTC for HIV counseling and testing. To mark the occasion of World AIDS Day the department organizes various activities in the college & hospital every year and also extends the services of ICTC to urban health centers. The students are encouraged to participate in various activities like posters presentation, film & stage play, nukad natak, debate on HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention.


S. N. Name Designation
1. Dr. Molly Madan Professor & Head
2. Dr. Anita Pandey Professor
3. Dr. Vivek S. Agwan Professor
4. Dr. Bhaskar Thakuria Professor
5. Dr. Sanjiv Ahuja Associate Professor
6. Dr. Kalpana Chauhan Assistant Professor
7. Dr. Ritu Kansal Assistant Professor
8. Dr. Garima Yadav Tutor
9. Dr. Pragya Tripathi Tutor
10. Dr. Saumya Srivastava Tutor
11. Dr. Swanyakar Kaushalendra Tutor
12. Dr. Ankita Gupta Tutor
13. Dr. Archana Tutor
14. Dr. Sonam Sharma Tutor