HOD's Name : Dr T S Muralidhar | Email : | Contact :
The Post Graduate Department of Biotechnology was established in 2001 with an intake of 40 students. Committed to excellence in teaching and research, currently the intake is 60 students. The Department has established a Centre of Excellence in Biotechnology and is recognized as a research center by the Bangalore University for pursuing Ph.D. degree.
Our aim is to produce the academic, industrial and entrepreneurial leaders of tomorrow. Our strategy is to work at the interfaces between engineering, chemistry, biology and physics. We create a unique research environment which encompasses sustainable reaction engineering, chemical product and process design, healthcare, measurement, and materials science.
We encourage exceptional and highly motivated graduates to consider our range of engaging and stimulating study opportunities. Our innovative research spans the wide range of disciplines embodied by modern biotechnology and our commitment is to apply research for the benefit of society. Our tradition of excellence in teaching, research and engagement is recognized through our high profile academics, and our high quality research outcomes including publications and patents.
We are also proud of our outstanding education and training which has enabled our students to establish careers in the academic world and the government and private sectors. Our relationship with alumni, industry, schools and the academic community is strong and we are committed to developing top-class facilities and infrastructure to enhance learning and discovery. We have a comprehensive array of scientific instrument installations, used by research staff and students.
The Department has recorded consistently good results and students have found placements in Industry and academia. Students have also secured admission in the US Universities for pursuing Ph.D. program.