Department of Biotechnology

Faculty

  • Dr. Lok Man S. Palni

    Vice Chancellor

    • Ph.D (University of Wales, U.K).;
      FNASc, FAAS, FNA, FISPM, PDF (ANU, Canberra)

  • Dr. Pratibha Naithani

    Professor

    • Ph.D. (Environmental Engineering) (University of Illinois, Chicago)
    • M.Sc (IIT Roorkee)
    • B.Sc. (KLDAV College, Roorkee)

  • Dr. Nishant Rai

    Head of Department

    • Ph.D. (Gurukula Kangri University)

  • Dr. Syed Mohsin Waheed

    Associate Professor

    • Ph. D. (JNU, Delhi)
    • M. Sc.
    • B. Sc.
    • PDF Fellowship (Rutgers, Case Western Reserve, Cleveland Clinic)

  • Dr. Navin Kumar

    Associate Professor

    • Ph. D. (2009) from Defence Institute of Physiology and Allied Sciences, DRDO, Delhi; University MOU-Bharathiar University, Coimbatore)
    • M. Sc. (2003) from C. S. J. M. University, Kanpur
    • B. Sc. (1998) from C. S. J. M. University, Kanpur
    • CSIR-UGC-NET (2002)
    • GATE-2002

  • Dr Jigisha Anand

    Assistant Professor

    • P.hD
    • M.Tech
    • B.Tech

  • Dr Bipin Kumar Sati

    Assistant Professor

    • P.hD
    • M.Tech
    • B.Tech

  • Dr. Kumud Pant

    Assistant Professor

    • Ph.D. (NIT, Bhopal)
    • M.Sc.
    • B.Sc.

  • Mr Devvret

    Assistant Professor

    • M.Tech
    • B.Tech

  • Ms Kalpana Rausa

    Assistant Professor

    • M.Tech
    • B.Sc

  • Ms. Ankita Lal

    Assistant Professor

    • Ph.D. (Pursuing)
    • M.Tech
    • B.Tech.

  • VaishaliChaudhry

    Assistant Professor

    • M.Tech in Biotechnology from Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology in July 2017.
    • B.Tech in Biotechnology from Graphic Era University in June 2015.

Research

Achievements

  • 02-Dec-2017

    Dr. Avinash Sharma, Scientist,
    National Centre for Microbial Resource.

    National Centre For Cell Science
    Pune-411021-MH-India.

  • 03-Nov-2017

    Dr. S. Farooq, President, Himalaya Drug Company is the chief guest of the function. Dr. Poonam Sinha, Director, National Institute for Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development, Dehradun was the guest of honour and Ms. Divya Rawat, Brand Ambassador, Horticulture Department, Government of Uttarakhand, Dehradun was the keynote speaker in the function.

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About The Department

The Department of Biotechnology was established in 2008 and the research laboratories were made fully functional w.e.f. the academic year 2010-11. Department offers B.Tech. Biotechnology, M.Tech. Biotechnology and Ph.D. Biotechnology programs. Department has a total of seven qualified and experienced faculty members, three visiting professors, seven supporting staff, twelve Ph.D. scholars and two Research Associates. Nine Ph.D. scholars have been awarded. Seven extramural research projects sponsored by State and National funding agencies have been completed and a research project of grant Rs. 4 crores under IMPRINT scheme is ongoing. The faculty and research scholars have so far published over 120 research papers in peer reviewed National and International Journals and have contributed chapters in different books. The Department has filed 04 patents including 02 PCTs. Several events such as Faculty Development Programmes, Conferences, Seminars, Trainings and Awareness campaigns have been organized by department and research collaborations with University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, DIPAS (DRDO), ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticulture Research, Bengaluru etc. have been established. Students, research scholars and faculty members have received several awards and recognition and are members of many reputed National and International bodies.

Vision

Vision of the Department of Biotechnology is to make industry ready, competent, ethically engaged professionals that can transform the world with a potential to innovate, invent and disseminate knowledge for the benefit of society and environment as per the need and challenges.

Mission

  • Regular updation of course curricula as per the demand of industry and academia.
  • Be recognized as centre of excellence in teaching, learning and research.
  • Entrepreneurship skill development.

Courses Offered

Under Graduate Programmes
B.Tech (Biotechnology)   (4 Year / 8 Sem )
  • Course Type:

    Under Graduate Programmes

  • Course Duration:

    4 Year / 8 Sem

  • Eligibility:

    10+2 (PCB) 

  • Admission Procedure:

    Merit prepared on basis of (10+2)% / JEE Main Score/ AIEAA Score

Post Graduate Programmes
M.Tech Biotechnology   (2 Years / 4 Sem)
  • Course Type:

    Post Graduate Programmes

  • Course Duration:

    2 Years / 4 Sem

  • Eligibility:

    BSc- Biotech/ CBZ

  • Admission Procedure:

    Valid GATE Score / Merit, Personal Interview

Doctoral Programmes
Ph.D. in Biotechnology   (3 years (Full Time))
  • Course Type:

    Doctoral Programmes

  • Course Duration:

    3 years (Full Time)

  • Eligibility:

    Master’s Degree from any AIU/UGC/AICTE recognized University/ Institutions or any other qualification recognized as equivalent thereto in the fields of study notified from time to time by the University. A minimum of 55% marks or CGPA of 5.5 on a 10 point scale in the qualifying examination (50% marks or CGPA of 5.0 on a 10 point scale for SC/ST candidates).

  • Admission Procedure:

    Admissions are on the basis of GATE/NET/SLET scores or written test followed by interview by the Department concerned with due attention to National/State Reservation.

Infrastructure

  • Infrastructure

    Rotating Orbital Shaker

  • Infrastructure

    Refrigerator Centrifuge

  • Infrastructure

    BOD Incubator

  • Infrastructure

    UV-Visible Spectrophotometer

  • Infrastructure

    Fermentation Unit

  • Infrastructure

    Gel Doc Imaging System

  • Infrastructure

    Fluorescence Microscope

  • Infrastructure

    Thermo cycler (PCR Machine)

  • Infrastructure

    ELISA Reader

  • Infrastructure

    Laminar Air Hood

  • Infrastructure

    Liquid Nitrogen Storage Tanks

  • Infrastructure

    Mili-Q Water Assembly

  • Infrastructure

    Refrigerator

  • Infrastructure

    Autoclaves

  • Infrastructure

    Homogenizer

  • Infrastructure

    Rotary Evaporator

  • Infrastructure

    soxhletAssembly

  • Infrastructure

    Spetrophotometer

  • Infrastructure

    Fume Hood

  • Infrastructure

    Water Bath

  • Infrastructure

    Scholar Putting Samples-in BOD Incbator (Microbial Biotechnology)

  • Infrastructure

    Scholar working on Spectrophotometer (Cell & Molecular Biology)

  • Infrastructure

    Scholar working on fermentation Unit (Microbial Biotechnology)

  • Infrastructure

    M.Tech Student calibrating Fluorescence microscope(Microbial Biotechnology)

  • Infrastructure

    Scholar taking reading in ELISA reader (Cell & Molecular Biology)

  • Infrastructure

    Scholar working in animal cell culture room (Animal Biotechnology)

  • Infrastructure

    Student performing experiments (Cell & Molecular Biology)

  • Infrastructure

    Students milking cows using Automated milking machine

  • Infrastructure

    Milk collection by automated milking

  • Infrastructure

    Dairy Cattle in Cowshed (Animal Biotechnology)

  • Infrastructure

    Vermicomposting (Agriculture Biotechnology)

  • Infrastructure

    Organic farming (Agriculture Biotechnology)

  • Infrastructure

    Visitor in Flower Show in 2014

  • Infrastructure

    Tissue Culture of important plant species

 

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