D.K.M College For Women


Vellore - 1

Affiliated To Thiruvalluvar University


Admission Help Line Numbers

Aided - 9488600147 / 9688510584
Unaided - 9489537911 / 9443341270

Funded Projects

Details of Projects undertaken under UGC Fund

Name of the staff Year Name of the project Funding agency Amount


Dr. P.N. Sudha,


2016- 2019 WTI (Water technology Initiative): Development of nanochitosan / montmorillonite clay/polyvinyl alcohol nanofiltration mats for heavy metal containing tannery effluent treatment (ongoing) Department of Science and Technology (DST) 37,35,000
Dr. A.Vidhya,

Assistant Professor of Microbiology

2016-2018 Synthesis of Bioplastics using poly hydroxy butyrate from Actinobacteria, evaluation of its biodegradation and in vitro ecotoxicity in plants (ongoing) UGC Minor project 75,000

Assistant Professor of Biochemistry

2016-2018 Comparison of Cardioprotective effect of ethanolic extracts of Marine algae  Sargassum swartzii, Ulva lactuca and Gracilaria corticata against Isoproterenol induced Myocardial Infarction (ongoing) UGC Minor project 2,15,000

Assistant Professor of Foods & Nutrition

2017-2018 Prevalence of nutritional deficiency among tribal adolescent girls and the impact of dietary intervention on their health status (Vellore Region) (Completed) TNSCST 10,000/-
Dr. Vinita Ernest

Assistant Professor of Biotechnology

6 months Cloning and expression of VP28 gene in spinach using agroinfiltration by Peaq-HT vector TNSCST  



S. No.

Name of the staff Title of the project Amount sanctioned (Rs.) Funding Agency Status
1 Dr. K. Revathy
Reader in English
English curriculum: an overview of promises, perspectives and problems in schools –Vellore, Tamil Nadu. 2,90,000 UGC Completed
2 Dr.G.Kowsalya
Reader in Tamil
Social Welfare Organization In Vellore Town 16,000 MHRM Completed
35,000 UGC-MINOR Completed
3 Mrs. T. Valli
Reader in Zoology
Investigation On The Current Status Of Vellore Fort Moat Ecosystem And Its Impact On Commercially Important  Major Carps Of Dkm College For Women 1,00,000 UGC-MINOR Completed
4 Mrs. I. Mangairkarasi
SG. Lec. in History
Glimpses On Religious Harmony In Vellore 65,000 UGC-MINOR Completed
5 Mrs. S. Valarmathy
SG. Lec. in Tamil
Socio-Economic Conditions Of The People In The Outskirts Of Vellore, Tamil Nadu 1,00,000 UGC-MINOR Completed
6 Dr.S.Mythili Department of Commerce (Aided) A study on health care reinforcement through TQM, practices in private hospital of Vellore health unit division (2012-13) 95000/- UGC Completed
7 Dr. P. N. Sudha
Department of Chemistry
Fabrication of nanochitosan, cellulose acetate and polyethylene glycol, antifouling membranes for heavy metal contaminated wastewater treatment applications( 2012-2014)


UGC Completed
8 Dr. P. N. Sudha
Department of Chemistry
Preparation of short kenaf fibre reinforced chitosan composite biosorbent for heavy metal contaminated wastewater treatment applications(2008-2011)
1,60,000/- UGC Completed
9 Dr. P. N. Sudha
Department of Chemistry
Towards chrome free Chicken-A piolt scale study to extract value added byproducts from chromium containing collagenous waste of tanneries in Ranipet area, Vellore, Tamil nadu (2007-2011) 1,10,000/- TNSCST Completed
10 Dr. P. N. Sudha
Department of Chemistry
UGC minor project “Preparation, Characterization of Nano Chitosan based bio – Composites for Water Treatment” (2009 -2012)
1,75,000/- UGC Completed
11 Dr. K.Devi
Department of Zoology
UGC-Major Research Project – “Protective potential of some Indian Folklore medicinal plants on Acetaminophen and alcohol induced hepatotoxicity in male albino rats(2011-2014) 4,86,000/- UGC Completed
12 S.Santhalakshmi
Department of Chemistry
Minor Research project- Synthesis, Characterisation, Crystal, Structure Anti-Microbial, and larvicidal studies of New Theory SCH IFF Base Transition Metal complexes derived from Aliphalic Chelating Diamine.(2014-2016) 4,50,000/- UGC Completed
13 S. Asha
Department of Biochemistry
Minor Research Project- Evaluation of Antivro Lithiatic Activity of Amaranthus H Spinosun LINN, Leaves on Ethylene Induc ED Urolithiasis in Male Rats 2,83,000/- UGC Completed
14 Dr. T. Gomathi
Department of Chemistry
Eco-friendly green synthesis of zinc oxide nanoparticles using plant extracts against wound causing microorganisms (2016-2017)  10,000/- TNSCST- Student Project Completed