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The department of Biotechnology was established in 2003 with a view to develop a Centre of Excellence in Education and Research in Biotechnology. In so doing, the M.Tech programme in Biotechnology was initiated with the students who qualified in the Combined Entrance Examination in Biotechnology (CEEB) conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. It is pertinent to mention that the M.Tech programme at U.Tech and Anna University, Chennai are only two supported by the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India. The course has got a national character. In addition, the department runs two other programmes namely Post B.Sc. Integrated Ph.D. in Molecular Biology and Post B.Sc. Integrated Ph.D. in Micro Biology. The curriculum of the course (four semesters) comprises Chemistry, Microbiology, Genetics, Genetic Engineering, Protein Engineering, Downstream Processing, Bioethics and Intellectual Property Right (IPR) among others. Each semester has got 25 credits. The department has got updated infrastructure and a team of excellent faculty members. Their expertise encompasses various facets of frontier areas in science.

Unique Features :

  • Earn while you Learn programme for students
  • Credit Exchange programme with University of Pune
  • Fellowship : Rs. 5000/- per month granted by DBT (Govt. of India) for M.Tech in Biotechnology students and University Fellowship of Rs. 4000/- per month for Post B.Sc. Integrated Ph.D. students (CGPA 8.5 out of 10).


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