BioTechnology (B.Sc. Hons.)

Institute of Biosciences & Technology



Program Outline

B.Sc.(Hons.) Biotechnology:

Course Duration: 4 years (Eight Semesters)

Eligibility: HSC Science with minimum 45% marks (40% for Reserved Category)

The 4-year bachelor’s course in Biotechnology is designed with an aim to introduce the basic themes of life sciences to the recent high school graduates. An integrated course designed in an interesting way to provide both theoretical as well as practical knowledge necessary in the field of biology. This bachelor’s course is a combination of lecture-based teaching and hand-on laboratory training with special attention to every individual. The course also comprises of open elective courses, apart from the mandatory courses, where the students can choose a course of their choice and is a completely credit-based program. With the knowledge and experience gained during the four years, the student can be employed in different sectors for biotechnology.

Key Features

  • The course is designed to build a strong foundation comprising of theoretical knowledge as well as specialized practical training
  • Providing exposure to various fields of life sciences with its application in biotechnology
  • Enabling the student to understand the basic concepts by providing sufficient practical and theoretical knowledge
  • Designed to develop an inclination for entrepreneurship
  • To provide an exposure to next-generation technologies

Program Structure

  • Credit-based 4-year bachelor’s program with Hons. degree
  • Providing specialized experimental training with special attention to each individual through the ‘Exploration Workshop’
  • Special Open Elective course for students per semester
  • Specialized labs with highly automated instruments
  • Interactive learning with e-classrooms
  • A complete package with an idea about various fields associated with biotechnology and life sciences