Department of Biotechnology Programmes Offered

B Sc (Hons) Biotechnology  

Duration: 3 Years (Semester System)                            

The program has well-designed curriculum that is based on choice based credit system (CBCS) as mandated by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and imparts training in both fundamental and applied aspects of biotechnology. Each course is adequately supported by applied practical conducted in well-equipped laboratories.

B Sc (Hons) Biotechnology aims at developing highly specialized manpower in diverse areas of biotechnology and its applications in industry, agriculture, environment, pharmaceuticals and research. B Sc (Hons) Biotechnology has a wide variety of career opportunities ranging from academics to manufacturing and quality control.

Eligibility: The candidate must have passed 10+2 or equivalent with 55 % aggregate marks with English, Physics, Chemistry & Biology / Mathematics and Rank in DAVUET (If applicable).

Relaxation of 5% marks in minimum aggregate score for admission to a candidate belonging to SC/ST


M Sc (Hons) Biotechnology 

Duration: 2 Years (Semester System)

The program has a well-designed curriculum to fulfill the requirement for higher academic pursuits. Industrial and educational visits are organized in each session to keep the students abreast of the latest applications of biotechnology in diverse areas. The last semester is mainly dedicated to research orientated project that helps the student to develop independent scientific aptitude and an ability to execute a time bound research initiative.

The program helps in developing interdisciplinary and professional skills in the students. The program curriculum has a strong focus on hands-on experience on in-demand skills of the bio-industry. The program provides an opportunity to the students to build a successful career in academics, R&D as well as biotechnology, pharmaceutical and food-related industries.

Eligibility: The candidate must have passed Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Life Sciences with 50% aggregate marks.

Relaxation of 5% marks in minimum aggregate score for admission to a candidate belonging to SC/ST


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