Department of Physiology had its inception in August 1995 with the starting of the B.Sc. Degree Microbiology Programme, in St Pius X College, Rajapuram, affiliated to University of Calicut offering Physiology as a complementary subject,. First academic batch was started with 24 students. First batch passed out from the department in 1998 with flying colours. With the establishment of Kannur University in 1996 our affiliation changed to this university.