(Sponsored by Sree Saraswathi Educational Society)

Approved by AICTE & PCI, New Delhi, Recognised by Govt. of A.P. Affiliated to JNTUA, Ananthapuramu

Recognised U/S 2(f) 12 (B) of UGC Act, 1956



To offer a comprehensive exploration of basic science, applied science, and lab science with an industry focus and to act collectively like an enzyme in enhancing, improving and supporting interdisciplinary research and training.

To provide a quality education in pursuit of knowledge, that establishes a strong foundation for understanding developments in the rapidly advancing field of Pharmacognosy and biotechnology with the development of new biochemical technologies and therapies through research and education.

To provide the nation with highly trained professional who are able to implement the scientific principles to the continuous improvement of the safe, quality and value of public services in the disciplines of Pharmacognosy & natural products chemistry.


To be distinguished leading department in research and training of pharmacy students in the fields of Pharmacognosy and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology.

List of Equipment

  • Karl Zeiss Optical Microscope with Axiocam ES Camera
  • Rotary flash Evaporator
  • Plant tissue culture station
  • Hot air oven
  • Agarose gel electrophoresis
  • SDS- PAGE electrophoresis
  • BOD incubator
  • Cooling centrifuge
  • Micro centrifuge
  • Autoclave
  • Shaking incubator
  • Incubator
  • Digital pH meter
  • Vortex shaker
  • Sonicator
  • Projection Microscope
  • Antibiotic Zone Reader
  • Colony Counter
  • Membrane Filter
  • Horizontal Laminar Air flow
  • Rotary Shaker
  • UV Cabinet
  • Hot Plates
  • Soxhlet extractors
  • Clavenger apparatus
  • Heating Mantles
  • Distillation unit
  • Muffle Furnace
  • Chromatographic columns of various sizes
  • Chromatography chambers
  • Compound Microscopes

Ongoing Activities

  • The Department of Pharmacognosy has a distinctive role in the essential field of drug research and carries out studies on the physical, chemical, biochemical and biological properties of drugs and drug substances of natural origin
  • The Department of Pharmacognosy is completely dedicated to provide excellence in education and research in the disciplines of Pharmacognosy & natural products
  • Production of High yield Banana (Musa acuminata) plants by Plant tissue culture method. Regard this Biotech project team visited A.P. Horticulture research station, Kovur and Sri Sai Soma Biotech, Guntur
  • Production of high nutrient value contain Mushrooms (Agaricus bisporus)
  • Production of L Asparginase enzyme from Pectobacterium caratovorum