Department Highlights

Major Departmental Highlights include

  • Highly qualified faculties with PhD from renowned Universities
  • 10 State-of-the art laboratories including Genetic Engineering, Fermentation Technology, Bioprocess and Computational Biology.
  • International internship at University of Louisville, KY, USA
  • Advanced R&D in areas of Cancer Biology, Recombinant DNA Technology, Drug Discovery and Herbal Product Formulation
  • Average 20 research papers published annually in peer-review journals by Faculty and Students
  • Consistent 90% placement record in Core Biotechnology companies.
  • 25 Companies offered jobs to B. Tech (Biotechnology) students with highest package offered of 6 lacs per annum

Department Achievements

  • 8 university toppers in last 4 years including a gold medalist in 2016 and silver medalist in 2019
  • GATE and NET-JRF qualified students (Highest GATE AIR rank 6)
  • Four successfully running alumni start-up ventures
  • Consistent 90% placement record in Core Biotechnology Companies (in last 3 years) with highest package of 6 lacs per annum
  • One day National conference on the topic entitled “CRISPR-Cas as an emerging tool for Genome Editing” was organized on 22 nd February 2020 (Saturday).

Value Added Training for Students

  • Hand on Training in Molecular Biology organized by department every year in month of June-July
  • Short term Winter Training conducted on recent trends in Biotechnology every year
  • Value-added courses like Quality-Assurance and Quality-Control conducted to prepare students for specific industrial roles
  • Training on HPLC (High Performance Liquid Chromatography) conducted in collaboration with Allele Life Science Pvt Ltd, Noida
  • Various collaborated e-platforms are provided to students for their interest based learning and skill development

Value Added Activities in Department

  • BioFiesta, a departmental techno-cultural fest organized to boost technical and cultural acumen of students
  • Guest lecturers from eminent industry and academia experts are conducted regularly
  • Student driven GEMS (Genetic Engineering and Molecular Biology Society) club to foster research and technical knowledge in students through various activities
  • National and International level conferences and seminars organized from time to time
  • Frequent exposure through industrial visits and tours in biotechnology industries are organized to update students about recent industrial trends and requirements.

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