St.Marys College Thrissur Reaccredited by NAAC with A+ Grade




To prepare students to achieve academic excellence through a modern curriculum, experiential learning and extracurricular activities by delivering an intellectual ambience by fully integrated instruction and research and thereby prepare them to contribute to our understanding of life.


To serve the world by advanced understanding of living organisms and their interactions with the environment through research, to provide high-quality biology education with an emphasis on experiential learning and problem solving, and to build public understanding of the living world through educational outreach activities for learners.

Motto: Feed the World, Heal the World, Fuel the World

History of the Department

The department of Biology was established in St. Mary’s college during the academic year 2020-2021. The department was flagged off with M.Sc. Biology program on 17th March 2021. The course running in an aided pattern has an uptake of 10 students. Students from various disciplines like botany, zoology, microbiology, biotechnology, biochemistry can procure the degree. The syllabus is designed to suit interdisciplinary outcomes with subjects like molecular biology, biochemistry, immunology, ecology, microbiology, biophysics etc. Practicals are also enriched to meet the contemporary research and development requirements. The course follows Choice Based Credit Semester System (CCSS).

Programme (Courses offered)

Major Programmes

Sl. No Name of the Programme Aided/Self Financing Duration Student Strength
1 M.Sc. Biology Aided 2 Years 10

Event Calendar

Event Title Type Details Event Date
Department of Biology – Association Inauguration Invited talk on Cytogenetics basics and its applications in diagnosing genetic disorders Invited talk by Dr. Suresh Kumar R, Scientist B, Jubilee Centre for Medical Research, Thrissur. 28 January 2022
Share facts on drugs, save lives International day against drug abuse - observation Poster presentation competition 26th June 2021


Name of the Faculty Title of the content Type of the content Link
Dr.Anu P A Air pollution Video You tube

Faculty Profile

Activity Report