The PG and Research Department of Biotechnology has inaugurated the student’s scientific association BIOGEN for the academic year 2019-20on 19th July, 2019 at the college premises. Dr. V. Bhuvaneshwati, Associate Professor and Head in Biotechnology welcomed the gathering, Principal inchargeDr. M. Lekeshmanaswamypresided over the function, Chief Executive Officer Dr. V. Chinnusamy, felicitated the gathering and Dr. S. Paulsamy, Dean R & D, KASC and Dr. V. Balasubramanian, Dean Academics glorified the programme. Dr. R. Ragunathan, Director, Centre for Bioscience and Nanoscience Research, Coimbatore inaugurated and given a special lecture entitled, “Ascertaining the present rising in the arena of Biotechnology”. Mr. T. Ravi Vignesh, II M.Sc., Biotechnology as student secretary and Ms. A. Amrin, III B.Sc. Biotechnology as student Joint Secretary were selected as New Office Bearers for theBIOGEN association this year. Vote of thanks was proposed by the student’s secretary.