All the related candidates who participated and qualified for Vishwavidyalaya Entrance test 2018 in Department of Biotechnology; you are suggested to check the counselling schedule, seat availability, counselling and admission procedure at below.
Documents Required for Admission:
- Original VET admit card (If any)
- Photocopy Sets of 10th and 12th Mark sheet along with original.
- Original Transfer Certificate;
- Original Migration Certificate
- Original Caste Certificate in case of OBC/SC/ST Candidates along with 2 photocopies.
- Income Certificate for OBC Candidates is must.
- 3- Recent passport Size photographs
- Gap-Certificate, (if any).
- Requisite fee (3000/-Approx) which will be deposited through Challan issued by the Department.
About: Department of Biotechnology
Head : Dr. Renu Bhatt
The Department of Biotechnology was established in the year 1996 as one of the Departments under Faculty of Science (now under Faculty of Life Sciences) to impart quality education in the field of Biotechnology and to create trained Biotechnologist. Department is conducting courses at UG & PG levels including two year M.Sc. in Biotechnology in addition to Ph.D. programme through Course work as per UGC regulations. Fourteen batches of the postgraduate students have passed out from the Department since its inception. Students of the Department have been successful in prestigious GRE, CSR-UGC (NET), GATE. ICMR. DBT-BET examinations. Alumni of this Department are presently working in different prestigious organizations of National and International reputes including Institute of Immunology, University of Heidelberg, Germany, Serum Institute of India Ltd., Enterovirus Research Centre, ICMR, Roche Diagnostics etc.
The Department of Biotechnology has well developed facility for Microbiology Biochemistry, Molecular Biology Plant and animal Tissue culture and Bioinformatics. The Instruments available include PCR Thermal Cycler, Gel Documentation system, walk-in cold room, CO2 Incubator, Gas Chromatograph, Inverted Fluorescence Microscope, Laboratory Fermenter, ELISA Reader and washer, Ultrasonicators, Fluorescent Research Microscope etc. In addition to above facilities, equipment at the Central Instrumentation facility include HPLC, LC-MS/MS, RT-PCR, Chemidoc and Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer.
The thrust area of research of this department is Bioinformatics, medical biotechnology, Microbial and Fermentation technology which includes Bioremediation of hydrocarbon and petroleum contaminated soil, fungal biodiversity studies for bioactive compounds, Biorefinery and bioprocess based on agro and forest wastes, microbial and plant enzymes, biopolymers, biofuels, embryo toxicology and secondary metabolites. The Department of Biotechnology has organized various workshops and seminars. The Entrepreneurship development and management are also part of curriculum of M.Sc. Biotechnology coursework. This provides an exposure to the avenues in the field of entrepreneurship.
|Courses offered||Course code||Seats||Duration||Eligibility for admission|
|B. Sc. (Honours)- Biotechnology||102||60||06 Semester||Min. 50% aggregate at 10+2 level with Biology as main subject from any recognized Board or equivalent organization.|
|M.Sc. Biotechnology||313||30||4 Semester||B.Sc. (Hons) / B.Sc. under 10+2+3 pattern with Minimum 50 % marks in aggregate or equivalent with Biotechnology as one subject from recognized university / institution.|
|Ph.D. in Biotechnology||–||–||–||Admission through VRET|
Declaration of Results: 02 June 2018
Counselling (For VET): 01 July 2018
Last date of Admission (For VET): 15 July 2018
For any queries regarding above topic, please ask us through below comment session (or) direct contact through below given contact details.
Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya
Bilaspur (C.G.) 495 009 India
Phone: 07752-260283 (Off) 07752-260283