B.Sc. (Biotechnology)

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Our Bachelor of Science programme  is a versatile degree that provides students with the optimal balance between a defined sequence of study and flexible course options.

Biotechnology is a field of applied biology that involves the use of living organisms and bioprocesses in engineering, technology, medicine and other fields requiring bioproducts. Biotechnology is the science for this century drawing upon  the sciences of biology, chemistry, physics, engineering, computers, and information technology to develop next generation scientific breakthroughs and products.

Our unique programme will give you an understanding of the basis of Plant Tissue Culture Technology, Bioinformatics, Genomics as well as Animal, Food, Agriculture and Forest Biotechnology.

Program Code best BRT  BSCBT
Duration Min. Duration 3 Years
Max. Duration 6 Years
Eligibility Criteria 10+2 with PCB

Tuition Fees per annum 14,000/-

Lateral Entry Fees 2,000/-

Applicable 2013 onwards (for earlier batches please refer to Older syllabus)

YEAR I 

Course Code

Course Title

Theory/

Practical

Continuous Assessment (Internals)

Credits

ENG14102

Communication for Professionals

70

30

3

BIO14102

Cell Biology

70

30

4

BOT14104

Bioinformatics

70

30

4

BCH14103

Biochemistry

70

30

3

ZOO14102

Animal Diversity

70

30

3

BOT14105

Plant Diversity

70

30

3

BIO14102P

Cell Biology(P)

35

15

3

BOT14104P

Bioinformatics (P)

35

15

3

BCH14103P

Biochemistry(P)

35

15

4

Total

750

30

 

YEAR II

Course Code Course Title

Theory/

Practical

Continuous Assessment (Internals)

Credits

MBL14211 Instrumentation and Techniques

70

30

4

GNT14202 Molecular Genetics

70

30

4

MBL14212 Immunology

70

30

3

BOT14211 Animal Biotechnology

70

30

3

BOT14212 Plant Biotechnology

70

30

3

GNT14202P Molecular Genetics (P)

35

15

3

MBL14212P Immunology(P)

35

15

3

BOT14211P Animal Biotechnology (P)

35

15

3

SEM14201 Seminar

100

4

Total

750

30

YEAR III

Course Code

Course Title

Theory/

Practical

Continuous Assessment (Internals)

Credits

WCM14302

Environmental Science and Ecology

70

30

4

BOT14306

Industrial Biotechnology

70

30

4

BIO14303

Developmental Biology

70

30

4

BIO14304

Bionanotechnology

70

30

4

BOT14306P

Industrial Biotechnology (P)

35

15

4

BIO14303P

Developmental Biology (P)

35

15

4

PRJ14301

Project Work

200

6

          Total

700

30

Our B.Sc. in Biotechnology degree is one of the most versatile degrees you can obtain because of the fundamental nature of the discipline, and also because it can be combined with so many other sciences, leading to powerful and sought-after skills.

After the completion of our programme, you will find a challenging career in biotechnology companies, research organisations and government. There is a huge demand for skilled biotechnologists.  Exciting career possibilities in Human Health Careers,Veterinary Medicine, Animal Science, Livestock Production, Agriculture , Plant Science, Law Enforcement, Energy,  Production Biotechnology and Product companies.

Common job profiles of students after completing B.Sc. in Biotechnology  include:

Research & Development Associate, Greenhouse Assistant, Environmental Health and Safety Specialist, Quality Control Analyst, Clinical Research Administrator, Clinical Data Specialist , Clinical Research Associate, Manufacturing Research Associate and Biochemical Development Engineer.