Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences

Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences has established in 2007 under Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences “Deemed to be University,” Karad. Presently under Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences, the institute offers B.Sc. Microbiology, B.Sc. Biotechnology, B. Sc. Environmental Science, B. Sc. Nutrition and Dietetics, B. Sc. Food and Dairy Technology, M.Sc. Biotechnology, M.Sc. Microbiology, M. Sc. Industrial Microbiology, M.Sc. Environmental Science, PG Diploma (Fermentation Technology, Food Processing & Preservation Technology), and Ph.D. programs. Keeping in view the modern, developing, and application aspects of the subjects in Life sciences. The institute focuses on a multidisciplinary approach, to shape the students’ careers in accordance with the regional and national needs of society and to keep pace at par NEP-2020. Presently, the Choice Bases Credit System (CBCS) pattern has been introduced across all the courses, so that the students are exposed to a large area of various courses, Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences provides a conducive environment for students which helps them to achieve good placements in Research and academic institutions. Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences has a good number of MoUs with academic institutions and industries which help in increasing collaborative activities.
(02164) 241555 / 241556 / 241557 / 241558

About - Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences

Faculty of Allied Sciences was established in 2007. Biotechnology involves the use of living organisms or their derivatives for generation of useful products for service. It has a potential impact on human health, food processing, environmental protection and agriculture. In medicine, production of antibodies, artificial vaccines and drugs like human interferon and gene therapy has given rise to new avenues of treatment. Microorganisms are also proving invaluable in treatment of effluents, sewage and for the generation of biogas.

Key Person

Dr. Girish Pathade

Dr. Girish R. Pathade

Professor , Head & Dean, Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences

Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences

Tel (Office) Tel (Office) – (02164) 241555 / 241556 / 241557 / 241558

Email Address deankais@kvv.edu.in

Dr. G. R. Pathade graduated from Shivaji University, Kolhapur in the year 1979 with Microbiology as a principal subject, with first class & post graduated in the year 1981 from Yashwantrao Chavan College of Science, Karad (then Science College, Karad) (affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur) secured first rank, obtaining academic excellence he achieved M. Phil. in Microbiology from University of Pune, in 1989 & Ph.D. in Microbiology from Shivaji University, Kolhapur in 1994. Finally honored with D. Lit. of South America University, Uruguay. Throughout his academic carrier, he has worked as an Assistant Professor and Associate Professor of Microbiology at Y. C. College of Science, Karad for 25 years (1981 to 2006). He continued his impactful work in education, serving as Chief coordinator (Biotechnology, Microbiology & Environmental Sciences) of Fergusson College, Pune in the period from 2006 to 2014 and then as Principal of Haribhai V. Desai College, Pune in the period from 2014 to 2020-21. Presently he is Dean of Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences, Krishna Vishwa Vidyapeeth (Deemed to be University), Karad (U.G. / P.G. / Ph.D. Microbiology/ Biotechnology/ Environmental Sciences). His growing research portfolio complements a long-standing commitment to excellence in teaching, learning & research for more than 40 years. His research interests pertained guidance to 15- M.Phil., 15 – Ph.D., and more than 200 U.G. / P.G. research projects in the diverse subjects of Life Sciences, in various reputed institutions including Pune University, Shivaji University, YCMOU (Nashik). He has published more than 200 research papers in peer-reviewed National/ International journals. His keen interest & commitment exceled him to be a referee for the evaluation of Ph. D. thesis of other universities like Pune, Mumbai, BAMU, SRTM University, Nanded, YCMOU, Nashik, Shivaji University, Kolhapur, Hemchandracharya, North Gujrat University, Patan, Gujrat, CSU University, Kanpur, Rajasthan University, Zunuzunu, etc. He has more than 50, National / International conferences, workshops, and symposia where he worked as a Resource person / Chairing sessions to his credit. He has written five reference books in Microbiology, Biotechnology, and Environmental Sciences. His positive & challenging behavior has achieved academic heights. In his long career experience, he has organized 30 State/ National / International conferences. He is a frequent presently member of National & International conferences. He was Chairman of the Principal’s selection committees and LICs at various reputed universities like Pune University, Shivaji University, and Mumbai University. He has worked as Chairman of BOS in Microbiology & a member of the Academic Council of Pune University from 2016 to 2021, BOS member of Bharati Vidyapeeth, Pune, KIMSDU, Karad, and YCIS, Satara (Autonomous), Vivekanand College, Kolhapur (Autonomous), Member of Ph.D. Admission Committee, PG teacher recognitions, Reviewer of research papers to different National / International journals. He worked as a member of different professional bodies of Pune University, Shivaji University, Kolhapur, and Mumbai University. His academic devotion and sincerity have contributed him to being a Chairman/Member of various committees in various institutions and KVV(DU), Karad including the Standing Committee of Deans, Research Cell Committee, Research Fund Allocation Committee, Ph. D. Cell, Board of Examiners(BOE), Academic Council, Board of Management (BOM). He is an ex-senator of Shivaji University, Kolhapur during 2000-2005, etc. His substantive contributions to Research have recognized him for 05 Indian Patents and research-related activities at International Institutions like the Pacific AG group, Florida. He is awarded 08 State and National awards with his vast academic and research experience. He has provided consultancy to more than 25 organizations. Recently he is appointed as an external expert for (the FTRI recruitment/ promotion panel and a research committee member of Mahila Mahavidyalaya, Karad.

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Events, Webinar, Workshop, Conference

National Level Student Conference 2023, Industry-Academia Meet for students of Rural and Urban India on BIOMAKE IN INDIA

Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences, Krishna Vishwa Vidyapeeth, Karad, Satara 415539, Maharashtra, India

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Lecture Parent Teacher Meet Dec.
Parent-Teacher Meet at Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences, KVV, Karad

Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences, KVV, Karad

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One Day National Seminar Hybrid Mode on The Relevance of Researching the Indian Knowledge System (IKS) Organized by KIAS And Microbiologists Society of India (MBSI). Date: 11 Jan. 2024

Tierra hall (S1), Krishna Vishwa Vidyapeeth, Karad

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One day international workshop on: Biomedical research and nutraceuticals at KIAS on 20th Feb. 2024

Krishna Institute of Allied Sciences

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Bioinformatics Tools and Techniques useful in Microbiology and Biotechnology


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Science-Tech Entrepreneurship and funding opportunities for Med. Tech / Biotech products


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