To cultivate scientific and technical manpower in Biotechnology to solve various problems and challenges faced by industry and academia for the betterment of society.
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About the Department
Biotechnology (BT) combines the biological science with technologies to create innovative products for healthcare, agriculture, food, pharmaceuticals and environmental control. The biotechnology sector is expected to offer huge opportunities in the next 5-10 years in the areas of vaccines, bioactive therapeutic proteins, contract research, clinical trials, bioinformatics, medicinal plants, animal biotechnology, seri biotechnology, stem cell biotechnology, bio-fuels, bio-pesticides, human genetics and environmental biotechnology.
BT produces Orphan Medicinal Products (OMP) to cure rare and incurable chronic diseases. BT already benefited 350 million patients around the world. BT medicines help to treat chronic illnesses such as heart attacks, stroke, multiple sclerosis, breast cancer, cystic fibrosis, leukemia, diabetes, hepatitis and other rare, infectious diseases. Insulin is a life saving biotech medicine for patients with diabetes.
Biocon, Pancea Biotech, Glaxo Smithkline, Reliance Life Sciences, CTS Life Sciences, Dr. Reddy’s Labs, Cipla, Bharat Serums and Vaccines, Novozymes, Shantha Biotechnics, Jubiliant Life Sciences, Wockhardt, Torrent Pharma, Cardia Healthcare, India Immunologicals and Ranbaxy are top recruiters of BT graduates.
BT graduates can also seek research career in public institutions such as Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, CSIR, National Institute of Plant Genome Research, Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Institute of Microbial Technology and National Institute of Immunology.
|SNo||Name||Designation||Qualification & Specialization||Teaching Exp||Industry Exp|
|2||Dr.P.Manikantan||Assistant Professor (SG)||Ph.D-Human Molecular Genetics||7||2.2|
|3||Mrs.Sivapriyadharshini||Assistant Professor (SG)||Ph.D (Thesis Submitted)-Biotechnology||6||0|
|4||Mrs.Broony Mariya Tency||Assistant Professor||M.Tech -Biotechnology||2||0|
|5||Ms.Sri Thatchayani||Assistant Professor||M.Tech by Research-Industrial Biotechnology||6 months||3|
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2017 - Regulation: Curriculum & Syllabi
2013 - Regulation: Curriculum & Syllabi
History of Placed Alumnus
First batch yet to graduate.