Bachelor of Technology in Bio-Technology Engineering

Bachelor of Technology in Bio-Technology Engineering

  • Program Code

    18

  • Level

    Graduate

  • Duration

    4 years

About the Programme

Biotechnology is a highly interdisciplinary field that combines biological sciences with engineering technologies to manipulate living organisms and biological systems to produce products that advances healthcare, medicine, agriculture, food, pharmaceuticals and environment control. Biotechnology can be classified into two broad categories: R&D in Biological Sciences and Industrial Processes. The biological sciences aspect deals with research and development in areas such as Microbiology, Cell biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology etc. for understanding the occurrence and treatment of diseases, development of agriculture, food production, protection of the environment and many more. Most of the R&D work in biological sciences is carried out in the laboratory. The industrial processes aspect deals with the production of drugs, vaccines, biofuels and pharmaceuticals on an industrial scale using biochemical processes and techniques.

Some of the best innovations and developments that have come out of Biotechnology and allied fields are: genomic sequencing technology, natural alternatives to pesticides, production of biofuels and developments in stem cells technology.

Course Fee
Fee Per Semester Fee Per Year
FOR BHUBANESWAR CAMPUS 1,25,000
FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENT 1200
Eligibility Criteria
For National Students
  • An aggregate score of 60% in Matriculation and 70% in Sr. Secondary and a minimum score of 60% in PCM & PCB for Biotechnology without gap between 10th and 12th.
  • Minimum 50% marks in Maths

Plus

  • CUEE (Online Test) Followed by Personal Interview

Or

  • JEE All India Rank upto 3 Lakh

Or

  • CUEE All India Rank upto 50 000
For International Students The eligibility criteria for all programs for international applicants is minimum 50% in the qualifying examination and having studied the pre-requisite subjects for admission in to the desired program.
Career path you can choose after the course
  • Biotech Food and and Pharmaceutical companies: These are the biggest employers for Biotechnologist in the private sector. They are employed as research agents to develop new and innovative techniques to aid in healthcare and agricultural sector.
  • Research Laboratories and Hospitals: Reputed medical and biological research facilities across the country offer entry level positions to genetic engineers graduates in clinical reasearh and diagnostics
  • Universities/Institutes: Biotechnology as a field of study is growing at a rapid pace. The increased interest of students in this subject has also escalated the demand for qualified and trained teachers and professors. Many undergraduate and postgraduate degree holders in genetics are hired at teaching position in different universities and institutes across India and abroad.
  • Agriculture Sector: The rise of exciting employment opportunities for genetic engineers for development of genetically modified food products like high yielding seeds seedless fruits and other similar products.

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