OVERVIEW OF BIOTECHNOLOGY
BACHELOR OF TECHNOLOGY IN BIOTECHNOLOGY OFFERS A BALANCED CURRICULUM WHICH GIVES EQUAL IMPORTANCE TO LIFE SCIENCE SUBJECTS AND ENGINEERING ASPECTS OF BIOTECHNOLOGY. THE PROGRAM PROVIDES THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS AND FACILITIES FOR AN IMPROVED LEARNING EXPERIENCE.
Continuous updation of skills and teaching methodologies.
Participation in national and international conferences, workshops, etc.
Modern equipment in laboratory.
Classroom with LCD projector facility.
Access to online journals.
Computing facility with bioinformatics software and MATLAB.
Guest lectures by experts.
Various co-curricular activities such as paper and ster presentations.
Research in industrial biotechnology, biofuels, environmental biotechnology, process industries etc.
Biotechnology based industries such as Nicolas Pirimal Ltd, Philips Health Care, Biocon etc.
Software organization such as TCS, Infosys, Wipro, etc.
PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES :
Biotechnology engineering graduates will be able to:
1: Apply the knowledge in the field of engineering biotechnology to pursue higher studies and careers in biotechnology industries, consultancies and research institutions.
2: Exhibit critical thinking ability towards solving complex problems of Upstream and Downstream Processing, and Modelling and Simulation.
3: Plan and conduct the experiments in modern biotechnology laboratories with state-of-the-art facilities
4: Instill professional attitude with ethical res nsibility, effective communication skills, teamwork, multidisciplinary approach and apply their technical expertise to social issues.
5: Engage in lifelong learning with knowledge of contem rary issues related to applied biotechnology by using dry and wet lab skills and techniques
PROGRAMME OUTCOMES :
On successful completion of the B.Tech Biotechnology program, the students will be able to:
1: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, applied biology and engineering.
2: Design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data.
3: Design a process to achieve the target yield within practical such as economic, environmental, social, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability.
4: Function on multi-disciplinary teams.
5: Design and control bioprocess equipment.
6: Understand professional and ethical responsibility.
7: Communicate effectively and work in a team.
8: Understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic and societal context.
9: Engage themselves in lifelong learning.
10: ssess knowledge of contem rary issues.
11: Use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.
Duration: 4 years
Citizenship: Indian nationals.
Qualification: Pass in 10+2, A Level, IB, American 12th grade or equivalent with Physics, Mathematics and English as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry or Biotechnology or Biology or any technical vocational subjects as optional with a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Mathematics and any one of the optional subjects.