Department of Biochemistry organized a guest Lecture on 18th December 2018 at 3:00 pm in Seminar Hall. Dr. Ramesh.L. Londonkar, Professor and Chairman, Department Of Biotechnology, Gulbarga University, Karnataka was the chief guest and delivered a guest lecture on “Recent developments in Biotechnology”. In his talk he explained about the various avenues of Biotechnology and the opportunities of Life sciences students worldwide by discussing about the BT era (Biotechnology Era) and applications of biotechnology in various fields such as agriculture, medical, veterinary, marine system and so on. Dr. S. Krishnakumari delivered a welcome address to the gathering followed by introduction of the guest by Dr. Narendhirakannan and Dr. Surekha delivered a vote of thanks. Around 200 students were participated from B.Sc., and M. Sc Biochemistry and Biotechnology department in the guest lecture and interacted with the guest speaker.