The Department of Biotechnology was started as one of the founding department of the University in 2016 with Dr. Saurabh Singh Rathore as first Teacher in-Charge. Prof. Anand Prakash took over as head in August 2017. This newly established department offers B.Sc. (H) course in Biotechnology with intake capacity of 30 students. M.Sc., M.Phil. and Ph.D. Programmes have been initiated from the session (2019-20) to enhance the academic and research standard of the department.
The Department focuses on blended learning approach with emphasis on experiential learning. The teaching methodologies used in hierarchical method of teaching and learning. Department keeps organizing guest lectures, seminars, interactive sessions to give diverse exposure to students even at undergraduate level.
Department is now intended to contribute in terms of genuine basic and translational research and production of skilled manpower with ability to sense and perform as per socio- economic requirement.
Programmes Offered: B.Sc. (Biotechnology), M.Sc. (Biotechnology), M.Phil. (Biotechnology) and Ph.D. Biotechnology.