B.Sc. (Hons.) Biotechnology

B.Sc. (Hons.) Biotechnology

A B.Sc. (Hons.) Biotechnology emphases specifically on the biological sciences aspect of Biotechnology. The main prominence of this course will be on Research & Development in biological sciences fields such as developmental biology, genetics, Biochemistry, Plant and Animal physiology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology and Microbial Genetics, etc.

Program Objectives (PO):

The aim of this program is to prepare students to take up a career in biotechnology industry or research. The course curriculum is designed to strengthen the fundamentals in basic subjects and provide hands on practice in all the disciplines of biotechnology.
The program has following specific objectives:

  • To teach courses in basic sciences, communication skills, and introduce the concepts of biotechnology
  • To explain the fundamental concepts of the complexities of life, life functions, and diversity of life on the planet
  • To impart knowledge about biochemical and molecular underpinnings of the cellular and metabolic functions
  • To impart knowledge about tools and techniques used for the genetic manipulation of bacteria, plants and animals
  • To introduce basic skills required for statistical and biological sequence data analysis
  • To teach courses highlighting the importance of biotechnology for the society
  • To provide necessary training for conducting basic biotechnology experiments

Eligibility Criteria

Candidate must have passed 10+2 or equivalent system from any recognized Central/ State Board with Physics and Mathematics/ Biology as compulsory subject alongwith Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Computer Science with minimum aggregate marks of 45% or equivalent grade for GEN/OBC and 40% marks or equivalent grade for SC/ST Category.

B.Sc. (Hons.) Biotechnology

Duration (in year) 1 2 3
1. Tuition Fee Rs. 37,000/- Rs. 37,000/- Rs. 37,000/-
2. Examination Fee Rs. 5,500/- Rs. 5,500/- Rs. 5,500/-
3. Other Fees (Registration, Library, etc.) Rs. 9,000/- Rs. 9,000/- Rs. 9,000/-
Development Fund Rs. 5,500/- Rs. 5,500/- Rs. 5,500/-
Course Fee Rs. 57,000/- Rs. 57,000/- Rs. 57,000/-
Caution Money Rs. 5,000/- - -
Total Fee Rs. 62,000/- Rs. 57,000/- Rs. 57,000/-
Hostel Fees
(Fees + Caution Money)
Rs. 75000/- + Rs. 5000/- = Rs. 80000/-
Transportation Cost = Rs. 24,000/-

Program Learning Outcomes (PLO):

The major outcomes of the program are:

  • The students will understand the basic metabolic and molecular processes required for normal cellular functions.
  • The students will learn about different tools and techniques required for genetic manipulation.
  • The students will be able to execute basic experiments related to biochemistry, microbiology, cell biology, recombinant DNA technology, etc.
  • The students will be able to make project reports and presentations
  • The students will be able to pursue higher studies in diverse areas of biological sciences
  • The students will be able to take up jobs in various biotechnology sectors

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Opportunities For B.Sc. (Hons.) Biotechnology

    After successfully completing BCA students have following opportunities:
  • Working profile as scientific writer.
  • The employee in the chemical firms and food processing companies,
  • Pursue career in Higher Studies like M.Sc., M.Tech,
  • Civil services
  • Government sector jobs for Class I and class II.
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