B.Sc. Biotechnology

This course provides a broad overview of biotechnology and is intended to produce expert hands that would have sufficient knowledge and expertise to solve the urgent problems of the society by using biotechnology. The course structure is technology-centric where students basically learn technology and are taught necessary basic subjects for that purpose.

Objectives of the course :

To provide an intensive and in-depth learning to the students in field of biotechnology.
Beyond simulating, learning, understanding the techniques, the course also addresses the underlying recurring problems of disciplines in today’s scientific and changing business world.
To develop awareness & knowledge of different organization requirements and subject knowledge through varied subjects and training methodology in students.
To train the students to take up wide variety of roles like researchers, scientists, consultants, entrepreneurs, academicians, industry leaders and policy.

Advantages of the Course:

Biotechnology has tremendous job potential. The successful students will be able to establish trading, industrial and consultancy organizations in pharmaceuticals, paper, fermentation, food processing & preservation, agriculture, environment protection and also their own industry for micro propagation of commercially important plants in vitro, transgenic plants, vaccine production, clinical pathology, genetic counseling, human karyotyping etc.
Multinational companies dealing with production of tissue cultured and genetically modified plants, food products, leather, dairy, beverages, pharmaceutical, chemical industries, agribusiness, Environment protection.
Medical & Scientific Research Organizations
Universities in India & aboard

Duration :

The duration for this program is of 3 years with semester pattern (06 Semesters)

Structure of the Course :

Structure of B.Sc. course in faculty of Science has total of 06 semesters for 3 years.
B. Sc. I comprises of total two semesters. In each semester (I & II) eight theory papers and with English Compulsory having weightage of 100 marks each.
Each paper comprising of 4 units distributed in total 40 lecture hours.
There will be four practical courses (BP 101 to BP 104) and practical examination will be conducted annually. Total weightage of practical is 200 marks.

Eligibility Criteria :

A candidate passing 10+2 with biology as one of the subject and passed from state syllabus/ CBSE/ Equivalent with minimum passing percentage of 45% aggregate for open category and 5% relaxation in the aggregate for all reserved categories candidates as per the government rules and regulations.

Intake Capacity: 60 students

Syllabus :

1B. Sc. Biotechnology I
2B. Sc. Biotechnology II
3B. Sc. Biotechnology III

Admission Contact :

Sr.No.Name of facultyContact No.
1Dr. Mali N.S9923404692
2Dr. Bajare J.S.9421072660
3Dr. Gaikwad M.S9028369255, 8624049369
3Mr. Jagtap K.D9765561965
3Mr. Gortyal A.S9371311292
3 Mrs. Babar A.R9158988111