Department of Bio-chemistry (JNMC)

Bio-chemistry (JNMC)

Dept. data last updated on :23/10/2021

The Department of Biochemistry was established in 1962 as one of the pre-clinical Departments in the Faculty of Medicine. It has made enormous progress in advance research and teaching. The faculty of the Department has been pursuing clinically oriented research since its inception and till date 130 Ph.D., 76 M.Phil. and 44 M.D. degrees have been successfully awarded. The teachers of this Department have presented about 550 research papers in various scientific meets/conferences and have published approximately 450 research papers, mostly in reputed International Journals. The Department has successfully completed around 50 major research projects funded by agencies like UGC, ICMR, DAE, DBT, CSIR, UPCST etc. The research work of the Department has been widely acclaimed, both at National and International levels. At present 02 research projects are under operation in the Department and few more have been submitted for funding. The Department has been identified for assistance by the DST under the FIST programme in level 1 category. The M.D. degree of the department is recognized by the regulatory body. The Department is presently involved in the teaching of PhD, MD, MDS, MBBS, BDS, DMLT, Diploma in Physiotherapy and Diploma in dialysis technique besides persuing active research. The Department is having a full fledged molecular research facility for SLE, Cancer, Tuberculosis, Diabetes and Rheumatoid arthritis.The alumni of the department have earned teaching and research positions in prestigious institutions across the globe including the United States, United Kingdom, European Nations and Middle-east.


Department of Biochemistry, J.N Medical College, AMU Aligarh, endeavours to become a centre of excellence, in India based on its high-quality contributions in the fields of education, scientific research and public service accredited at the national and international levels.


The Department of Biochemistry, J.N Medical College, Aligarh Muslim University is dedicated to:

  • The provision of quality academic and research training.

  • Training, and intellectual growth of post-graduate and undergraduate students through quality academic activities that enable them to be experts in the field.

  • Maintaining its research and projects programs, thus enhancing the recognition and reputation of Aligarh Muslim University locally, nationally and internationally.