One of the youngest departments of the Centenary Institution, the department of Microbiology was established in the year 2003. A well equipped laboratory caters to the needs of B.Sc (Microbiology, Botany, Chemistry) and M.Sc Microbiology courses. With two permanent lecturers holding doctoral degrees, the department takes pride in using ICT for teaching- learning and also gives hands-on training to students in vermicomposting and mushroom cultivation.