B.Sc. (Hons.) Biotechnology

B.Sc. (Hons.) Biotechnology

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.

Objectives (PO):

  • 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/-

Outcome (PLO):

The major outcomes of the program are:

  • Knowledge of basic sciences: Students have the basic knowledge of environmental science, chemistry, biology and understand its applicability or correlate these science to nature.
  • Problem analysis: Identify, express, analyze the problems related to natural sciences
  • Design/development of solutions: Students will be able to design or generate solutions of common problems of natural science and its output is to improve public and environmental health.
  • Modern tool usage: Generate, select, and apply appropriate modern techniques and resources for understanding the concept of natural sciences
  • Environment and sustainability: Understand the impact of the science to improve the environmental health and aware about the knowledge and need of sustainable development.
  • Project management and lab culture: Acquired the skills in handling scientific instruments, planning and performing in laboratory experiments
  • Future prospective: After the completion of this course students have the option to go for higher studies i.e. M. Sc and then do some research for the welfare of mankind or prepare for other competitive examination.
  • Life-long and interdisciplinary approach of learning: Realized how developments in any science subject helps in the development of other science subjects and vice-versa and how interdisciplinary approach helps in providing better solutions and new ideas for the sustainable developments

Opportunities For B.Sc. (Hons.) Biotechnology Students:

    After successfully completing B.Sc. (Hons.) Biotech students have following opportunities:
  • Working profile as scientific writer.
  • The employee in the biotechnology, biopharmaceutical, 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.

Education Career Job Career
  • B.Ed
  • M.Sc
  • MBA
  • M.S. Ph.D
  • safety expert
  • research analyst
  • scientific writer
  • clinical research