Dr. Machiavelli Singh

Associate Professor

Academic Area : Microbial Biotechnology

Faculty of Science Engineering And Technology
Amity University Haryana, Amity Education Valley, Pachgaon, Manesar, Gurgaon, Haryana 122413

  • Qualifications
    Ph.D, Thapar University, Patiala, Punjab, India, 2010.
    M.Sc - Biotech, Thapar University, Patiala, Punjab, India, 2001.
    B.Sc, Punjabi University, Patiala, Punjab, India, 1999.
  • Experience
    15 Years.
  • Current Courses Taught
    BTH4312 - Fermentation & Downstream Processing
    BTH2210 - Bioethics and Biosafety.
    BTH2603 - Industrial Biotechnology.
    BTH6309 - Intellectual Property Rights.
  • Research Interests
    Molecular Markers.
    Basic Microbiology.
    Agro Ecosystem Management.
    Bioprocess Optimisation


    1. Ahmet S Bagci, O Irfan, Machiavelli Singh, Rishi K Behl (2019) Impact of Interactions among Water into Herbicide into Nutrient applications on grain yield in Wheat. Indian Research Journal of Genetics & Biotechnology 11 (3), 311-319

    2. Anjali S. Nair, Machiavelli Singh, Babita Khosla (2019) Phytoremediation of Heavy Metals Contaminated Soil Using Tegetes patula. Annals of Biology 35 (2), 181-185

    3. Sonia Ahlawat Surekha Dabla, Vinay Kumar, Machiavelli Singh, Kiran Bala, Promod K. Mehta (2018) Role of Immuno-Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) in Resolving Diagnostic Dilemma Between Tuberculoma and Neurocysticercosis: A Case Report SA. American Journal of Case Reports 19, 599-603

    4. Anu Thakur, Charu Agarwal, Kiran Rana, Machiavelli Singh, Babita Patni (2017) In vitro antimicrobial activity and phytochemical analysis of two species of Saraca asoca. Journal of Mountain Research 12: 119-127

    5. Pankaj Bhatia, Rajinder Jain, Sunita Jain, Machiavelli Singh, Vijay Chowdhury (2017) Genetic Variation in Drought Linked Morpho-physiological Characters and Microsatellite DNA Loci in Rice (Oryza sativa L.). Ekin Journal of Crop Breeding and Genetics. 3(1): 25-40

    6. Ravneet Chug, Babita Khosla and Machiavelli Singh (2015) Modulation of the Extracellular Polymeric Substances (EPS) Production by Quorum Sensing (QS) in Bacteria. International Journal of Current Microbiology & Applied Research 4(6): 1-13

    7. Machiavelli, Pragati Sharma, Pankaj Bhatia and Babita Khosla (2014) Characterization for plant growth promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) towards rice (Oryza sativa) seedling germination and growth. Annals of Biology 30(4): 567-573

    8. Machiavelli, Khurana SMP (2013) An Inoculating Potential of Phosphate-Solubilising Microbes as Biofertlizers. Journal of Biofertiliser & Biopesticides 4:e110. doi:10.4172/2155-6202.1000e110

    9. Machiavelli and N. Tejo Prakash (2012). Characterisation of phosphate solubilising bacteria in sandy loam soil under chickpea cropping system. Indian Journal of Microbiology 52(2):167–173

    10. Machiavelli Singh, Sunil Khanna, N Tejo Prakash (2010) Influence of cellulolytic bacterial augmentation on organic carbon and available phosphorus in sandy loam soil under cultivation. Journal of Agricultural Science 2 (3), 137
  • Teaching Interests
    Microbial Biotechnology.
    Industrial Microbiology.
    Fermentation & Downstream Processing.
    Ocular Microbiology.
    Intellectual Property Rights (IPR).
    Bioethics and Biosafety.
    Life Science.
  • Publications
  • Professional Affiliations
    Fellow, UNDP – ITSAP Project (2001 – 2004).

    Fellow, BHVI, Sydney (2015).

    Reviewer, Acta Physiologia Plantarum; Microbial Ecology; British Biotechnology.

    Member, Indian Vision Institute (IVI), Hyderabad.

    Volunteer, Youth Red Cross (YRC), Haryana.

    Member, NAVCHETNA : A Charitable Institute for Blind, Punjab.
  • Professional Activities
    Coordinator, Quality Assurance & Enhancement.

    Member, Project Screening Committee, AUH.

    Member, Planning Board & Operation, AUH.

    Member, Examination Disciplinary Committee, AUH.

    Member. Core Team, SANGATHAN.

    Secretary, Amity Biotech Club, Gurgaon.

    Mentor, B.Tech 1st Year.
  • Other Achievements
    Best Oral Presentation Award at National Conference “Perspectives and Challenges towards Environmental Sustainability” by Green India Clean Environment Society (GICES) at S K Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner, Rajasthan (2015).

    EyeTeach: Education Design for learning program from Brien Holden Vision Institute (BHVI) Academy – Sydney (2015).

    WIPO Academy “Advanced Course on Biotechnology & Intellectual Property” (2014).

    Convenor, “Contemporary Issues in Biotechnology: Progress and Future Applications” – National Conference at Amity University Haryana (2014).

    Best Poster Award at National Conference “Emerging Trends in Pharmaceutical Sciences” by Manav Bharti University – Solan, Himachal Pradesh (2012).
  • Contact Information
    Faculty of Science Engineering And Technology
    Amity University Haryana, Amity Education Valley, Pachgaon, Manesar, Gurgaon, Haryana 122413