Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Biotechnology - Purbanchal University


Purbanchal University

Science and Technology

4 year(s)


Offering Colleges (1)


Biotechnology is one of the fastest growing technologies that have revolutionized the world. It is the translation of biological discoveries into sustainable technologies for human life. It comprises industrial, agricultural, medical and other technological applications. Biotechnology is an exciting and rapidly developing interdisciplinary technology. There is an increasing demand for biotechnologists in many branches of industry such as pharmaceutical, medicine, chemical, environmental, agricultural and food and beverage industry.

B.Sc. Biotechnology is a four year 8 semester course of Purbanchal University. It imparts comprehensive knowledge on modern biotechnology backed by practical experience in well equipped laboratories of Molecular Biology, Recombinant DNA Technology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Cell and Developmental Biology, Agricultural Biotechnology, Immunology, Food Technology, Industrial Biotechnology, Genetics, Molecular and Human Genetics, Medical Biotechnology and Environmental Biotechnology etc. Its curriculum is well designed, based on the relevance of current life-science research and the demand of industry.

To ensure a comprehensive understanding of real-life biotechnology, opportunities for internships in reputable companies and institutions are available. A fourth year B.Sc. thesis encourages students to perform independent research studies.
 

The aim of the B.Sc. Biotechnology degree program is to:

  1. Provide students with a multidisciplinary education in biotechnology and its core subjects.
  2. Lead to employment in industry and government
  3. Provide a basis for postgraduate studies in any of the core disciplines covered in the course.
  4. To make this institution a center of excellence in Biotechnology.

 

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Eligibility

The candidates must have 50% or Grade 'C' in +2 Science or equivalent (Both Physical and Biology).


Curricular structure

First Semester

 

Second Semester

Chemistry

 

Organic Chemistry

Thermodynamics and Chemical kinetics

 

Biophysics

Physics

 

Microbiology

Mathematics

 

Molecular Biology I

Biology

 

Elective: Sociology or Economics or Management

Language Skill: English or French or German

 

Organic Chemistry

 

 

 

Third Semester

 

Fourth Semester

Biochemistry I

 

Analytical Chemistry II

Analytical Chemistry

 

Differential Equations

General Statistics & Biometry

 

Biochemistry II

Genetics

 

Molecular Genetics & Human genetics

Plant Biotechnology

 

Bioinformatics

 

 

 

Fifth Semester

 

Sixth Semester

Microbial Genetics

 

Molecular Biology II

Indigenous Technology - Field Work

 

Genetical Methods

Bioassay Analysis

 

Animal Biotechnology

Medical Biotechnology

 

Immunology

Environmental Biotechnology

 

Food Technology

 

 

 

Seventh Semester

 

Eighth Semester

Industrial Biotechnology

 

Research Methodology

Agricultural Biotechnology

 

Special Project in Biotechnology

Plant Biotechnology II

 

Seminar Presentation

Bioengineering

 

 

Intellectual Property Rights + Bioethics