Dr Tushar Kaushik

Name : Kalyani Deshmukh

Designation : PhD student (UGC JRF)

Brief Background :

  • University rank holder at SavitribaiPhule Pune University stood ninth (9th) in order of merit in B.Sc Microbiology 2012-2015.
  • Qualified :
  • CSIR NET JRF in June 2016 and secured AIR-107.
  • UGC NET JRF in December 2017 AIR-118.
  • Lectureship-NET CSIR in December 2015AIR-67.
  • Lectureship-NET CSIR in June 2017 AIR-98.
  • GATE February 2017
  • JNU- CEEB (Jawaharlal Nehru University – Combined Entrance Examination for Biotechnology) AIR – 46.
  • Qualified the National Institute of Viorology(NIV) Entrance Examination AIR 08.
  • Worked as Assistant Professor in Department of Microbiology at Dr.D.Y. Patil Arts, Commerce and Science College, Pimpri, Pune.

Did On Job Training at Serum Institute of India for a period of 16th – 30th November 2012. Various techniques were explained in Bacterial vaccine production, viral vaccine production, Quality control Department, Screening and Packaging Department.

Contact Details :


  • B.Sc Microbiology from SPPU 2015 (University rank holder)

  • M.Sc Biotechnology from MSU Baroda
  • Biofuel production from waste, Bioremediation, Environmental microbiology, Immunology

  • PhD topic: Biohydrogen production from Rice straw via dark fermentation route