- Dr. Sumita Dasgupta
The Course of Biotechnology is designed to have a complete development of youth as Biotechnologist and explore the potential in the field of Plant Biotechnology, Animal Biotechnology, Microbial Biotechnology, Environmental Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Biofuel Technology, Aquaculture Technology, Agriculture Biotechnology, Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering. The course had been design for 5 years having total of 10 semesters. In final semester, the students are required to carry out dissertation in the field of biotechnology that aids them to get acquainted with industrial exposure and provide the direction and application of biotechnology for industrial purpose.
The course is designed for 5 years divided into 10 semesters. The syllabus included various pure subject as well as applied subject pertaining to biotechnology, viz. Cell Biology, Microbiology, Applied Microbiology, Industrial Biotechnology, Genetic Engineering, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Immunology, Plant Tissue culture, Animal Cell culture, Instrumentation and techniques, Enzyme technology, Bioremediation, Nanobiotechnology, Bioinformatics, Biofuel Technology and many more.
The course is designed as per the new notification from UGC under the CBCS scheme. The growth in the field of biotechnology and their potential is tremendous and had good future job prospectus. The syllabus so designed not only help the youth to learn biotechnology, but also provide the direction for getting better job in the field of life science, R & D as well as to develop entrepreneurship.
The students Eligibility for getting admission to the M.Sc. Integrated Biotechnology Program is 10 + 2 with Science stream (A, B or AB group). The admission will be as per Veer Narmad South Gujarat University rule. Academic session starts in the month of June for every year.