The Department of Biotechnology was established in 2013 with an aim to achieve excellence in academics by providing quality education to students and encourage them to reach the pinnacle of success. The Department has designed dynamic and focused curriculums to develop well-trained manpower in Biotechnology for academic/industrial/pharmaceutical applications as well as research perspectives. The Department also focuses on inculcating the ethical and moral values in the students. Students are also motivated to participate actively in seminars, symposiums, conferences and workshops. Thrust areas of the Department in R&D include multi-disciplinary research in the fields of plant metabolic engineering, stress biology, disease resistance and molecular virology.
The department has eminent and highly motivated faculty having doctoral and Post-Doctoral research experience and a focus on research in the current areas of Biotechnology/Biological Sciences. The Department has also taken initiative to improve protein digestibility of mungbean under a DST Funded project.
The department is well-equipped with spacious classrooms and modern laboratories to provide quality teaching and research opportunities for students to nurture their future under supervision and friendly arena developed by the faculty members.