Designation and address
Assistant Professor,
Livestock Farm Complex,
Madhavaram Milk Colony, Chennai – 600051.

M.V.Sc. (Livestock Production and Management)

T : +91-44-25551571
M: +91-9629610163
E : muthuramalingam[dot]t[at]tanuvas[dot]ac[dot]in

Fields(s) of specialization
Majoring field : Livestock Production and Management
Specializing field : Goat, Dairy, Piggery farming
Current Projects
Project title Role in the project Fund outlay Funding agency
Establishment of Fattening Goat Unit Principal investigator Rs. 2.16 lakhs TANUVAS (RFS)
Establishment of Desi chicken Unit Principal investigator Rs.0.8 lakhs TANUVAS (RFS)
Establishment of breeding goat unit Principal investigator Rs. 4.52 lakhs TANUVAS (RFS)
Establishment of Feed lot Sheep Unit Co-Principal Investigator Rs. 2.16 lakhs TANUVAS (RFS)
Water conserving Hydroponic fodder production Co-Principal Investigator Rs. 2.5 lakhs TANUVAS (RFS)
Fabrication of equipments at university innovation and instrumentation Co-Principal Investigator Rs. 3.0 lakhs TANUVAS (RFS)
Establishment of slaughter unit Co-Principal Investigator Rs. 4.08 lakhs TANUVAS (RFS)
Establishment of Breeding goat unit Principal investigator Rs. 4.52 lakhs TANUVAS (RFS)
Completed Projects
Project title Role in the project Fund outlay Funding agency
Accelerated feeding of Kids to achieve early market age Principal investigator Rs. 2 lakhs TNSCST
Establishment of livestock farm entrepreneurs database and helping for Thiruvallur District Principal investigator Rs. 2 lakhs TRCF
Water conserving hydroponic green forage Production to augment livestock productivity Co-Principal Investigator Rs. 28.85 lakhs NADP
Establishment of Popular Cattle Breeding Unit Co-Principal Investigator Rs. 28.45 lakhs ICAR, New Delhi
Augmenting fecundity rate in rabbit through induction of ovulation and Artificial Insemination Co-Principal Investigator Rs. 1.0 lakhs TRCF
Recent Research Publications
  1. T. Muthuramalingam, P. Pothiappan, P. Tensingh Gnanaraj, S. Meenakshi Sundaram, T. R. Pugazhenthi and S. Parthiban (2014). Report on an outbreak of babesiosis in tellicherry goats. Indian J. Vet. Ani. Sci. Research 43(1) 58-60.
  2. T.Muthuramalingam, P.Pothiappan,P.Tensingh Gnanaraj, T.Devi, and S.Rangasamy (2014). Effect of flushing on reproductive performance and synchronization of estrus in tellicherry does. Indian Journal of Animal Reproduction. 35 (2) : 34- 35
  3. T.Muthuramalingam, P.Pothiappan,P.Tensingh Gnanaraj, S. Meenakshi Sundaram, and T.R.Pugazhenthi (2015). Studies on growth performance of the goats fed hydroponic maize Fodder. Indian Vet.J.,. 92 (4) : 94-96
  4. T.Muthuramalingam, M.Malarmathi, P.Pothiappan,T.Devi and P.Tensingh Gnanaraj (2015). Influence of Non-genetic Factors on birthweight of Tellicherry kids under intensive goat farming in Tamilnadu. Indian journal of Animal Research.
  5. P.Pothiappan, T.Muthuramalingam, S.Parthiban,T.Devi and P.Tensingh Gnanaraj (2015). Molecular diagnosis and management of goat pox in tellicherry goats. Intas Polivet vol. 16 (ii) 436-437
  6. P. Tensingh Gnanaraj, T. Devi, T. Muthuramalingam and P. Pothiappan (2016). Influence of nest box on incidence of diseases and growth in kids. Indian Journal of small ruminants, 22(1):124-125
Honours & Awards
  • Dr. R. D. Michael's gold medal for the best outgoing student of Department of Livestock Production and Management.