V.G.Vaze College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Mulund, Mumbai            

Scientific Research Centre


  • From Biotechnology Vocational Course to PG and R & D Programmes
  • MSc by Research and Ph.D.
  • Funded, Un-funded Major/Minor Research projects
  • Green House, Nursery, Pilot and Demonstration Farms
  • Plants on which work in progress: Geranium, Stevia, Kokum, Brahmi (Maca), Pink Pepper, Vanilla, Agarwood, Memordica, Mapia etc.
  • Plant developed for commercial production: Patchouli (over 800 farmers are cultivating, in the costal belt of Andhra, Maharashtra and Karnataka, under buy-back scheme)

Forward Linkage

  • Linkage with Farmers: Training, Agricultural Consultancy, Cultivation
    of Ornamental, Aromatic and Medicinal Plants – with select buy-back schemes
  • Linkage with industry – consultancy, research and development
    activities, Testing and Quality Evaluation
  • Industrial research proposed with condition of employment of students
    involved in the project
  • KEVA Biotech Private Limited – production, marketing and export of essential oil ….
    Plough back of 'surplus' for institutional development

Training and Extension Programmes

  • Training for entrepreneurs in Biotechnology transfer with SISI
  • Training for Biotechnology undergraduate students
  • Training for faculty of Mumbai University colleges

Scientific Research Centre Photogallery