Department of Biotechnology, University of Pune, Pune

Type: Government

Affiliated To : University of Pune

Established In : 1994

Email: jkpal@unipune.ac.in

Website : http://www.unipune.ac.in/dept/science/biotechnology

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(3 out of 5 based on 2 Ratings)

Address: Location : Ganeshkhind Road, Pune - 411 007 Maharashtra State, India. Telephone +91-020-25694952 +91-020-25692248

College Facilities :

  • Computer Lab
    Computer Lab
  • Library
    Library
  • Cafeteria
    Cafeteria
  • Auditorium
    Auditorium
  • Hostel
    Hostel
  • Laboratory
    Laboratory
  • Sports
    Sports

Description

The Department of Biotechnology, University of Pune was founded  in 1994. the Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India, New Delhi. In course of time, the Department of Biotechnology, University of Pune became one of the best centres of learning in Biotechnology in the country.

The Department offers M.Sc. (Biotechnology), M.Tech (Biotechnology),  M.Phill. (Biotechnology), Ph.D. (Biotechnology) programs

  • M.Sc (Biotechnology)

    The M. Sc. programme in Biotechnology consists of 100 credit courses to be covered in four semesters. Each theory course is of either 2 or 4 credits and each practical course is of 2 to 6 credits. Each credit course consists of 15 lecture hours (theory) or 3 -5 laboratory experiments of total 15h duration (practical).

    Duration:- 2 years

    Eligibility Criteria:
    - Candidate with Bachelor’s degree under 10+2+3 pattern of education in physical, Biological, Agricultural, Veterinary and fishery sciences, Pharmacy, Engineering/Technology, 4-year B.Sc. (Physician Assistant Course); OR Medicine (MBBS) or B.D.S. with at least 55% marks are eligible to apply for M.Sc. Biotechnology.

    Selection Procedure:- The selection will depend strictly on the basis of inter-se merit of the candidate in the Entrance Test conducted by the University

  • M.Sc. (Agri.) Biotechnology/ M.Vsc. (Animal) Biotechnology

    Duration:- 2 years

    Eligibility Criteria:- Candidate with bachelor’ degree under 10+2+3 pattern of education in Agriculture, Horticulture, forestry, fisheries, Veterinary Sciences or Agricultural Engineering and (obly BVSC degree for Tamil Nadu veterinary and Animal Sciences University, Chennai) with 70% marks or CGPA of atleast 3 out of 4 or 7 out of 10 in the grading system in case of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University and Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Science and 55% marks in case of G.B.Pant University of Agriculture and Technology are eligible to apply.

    Selection Procedure:- The selection will depend strictly on the basis of inter-se merit of the candidate in the Entrance Test conducted by the University

  • M.Tech (Biotechnology)

    Duration:- 2 years

    Eligibility Criteria:- Candidates possessing B.Tech. degree with minimum 60% marks of equivalent in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Leather Technology, Pharmaceutical Technology, Food Technology, B.Pharma and Dairy Technology or Master’s degree with minimum 60% marks or equivalent in Life sciences, Botany, Zoology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Genetics, Physiology, Pharmacology and Bio-physics are eligible to apply for M.Tech. Biotechnology offered at Anna University, Chennai & Jadavpur University, Calcutta.

    Selection Procedure:- The selection will depend strictly on the basis of inter-se merit of the candidate in the Entrance Test conducted by the University

  • Ph.D (Biotechnology)

    The Ph.D. program in the Department can be joined through an All India level Ph.D. admission test (as per UGC guide line) or through an interview (in case of JRF-Fellowship qualified candidates or with a M.Phil degree in Biotechnology). Further, a number of research scholarships/ fellowships on sponsored projects are available to the student during his/her M. Phil. / Ph.D. work. A completed Ph.D. thesis is examined by two external referees and an open viva voce examination is compulsory before a degree can be awarded. The broad areas for Ph.D. studies in the Department are Molecular and Cellular Biology, Genetic Engineering, Protein Biochemistry, Molecular diagnostics, Animal and Plant tissue culture & Biotechnology, Molecular Biophysics, Bioinformatics, and Proteomics.

Infrastructure

The institute has a diminutive library having a collection of 1000 books in it. This institute fulfills all the needs of its students as well the faculty members.

Department of Biotechnology, University of Pune Admissions

Admission to our M.Sc. Biotechnology (General) teaching programme is through a centralized Combined Entrance Examination for admission to M.Sc./M.Sc.(Agr.)/M.Vsc.(Animal) Biotechnology/M.Tech. Biotechnology Programme conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru University JNU), New Delhi.

Department of Biotechnology, University of Pune Placements

The institute has a dedicated placement cell, this cell helps the graduated students to get campus placement opportunities.

Department of Biotechnology, University of Pune Campus Photos

Department of Biotechnology, University of Pune Reviews / Comments

  • please asked me how to apply for M.Sc. biotechnology and date of issue the application form Posted by : shweta jaiswal, on 09-04-2012 Report Abuse
  • Hi sir me have did my m.phamr(pharmaceutical chemitry),me want do the ph.d in ur university sir,please do the possible help to me sir Posted by : koteswararao murikipudi, on 06-03-2012 Report Abuse
  • I completed M.sc. Microbiology-2011. I want to register for phd..please send me the admission details and its procedure. Posted by : Prachi, on 25-12-2011 Report Abuse
  • sir/ madam, i am interested in pursuing PhD degree from DBT , UoP next year (2012) . i have completed my MSc in Biotech with 57 %, please kindly inform me if i am eligible for it, and if yes, what is the procedure for it. Posted by : mrinalini, on 09-12-2011 Report Abuse
  • Sir, i got 75.2% in +2 can i get admission with BSc(biotfchnology) in pune could you pliz inform me about the admission in pune, what is the last date of form submission, i want to know the fee structure and duration. Pliz tell me about the entrance exam and its syllabus. N.B. I am from manipur , imphal east district/. Posted by : Mohd AbdulJawad, on 16-06-2011 Report Abuse
  • i am M. Tech. biotech. from amity univ. i want to know the procedure for taking admission in ph.d in biotech. Posted by : anjali singh, on 09-06-2011 Report Abuse
  • sir i want to take m.techbiotechnology please guide me how much rank in gate is needed to admission in your coll. Posted by : satish, on 19-03-2011 Report Abuse
  • wants to take admission in mtech biotechnology, p. guide us about admission, enterance test, fees, hostel facilities etc Posted by : j.k. waghela, on 27-02-2011 Report Abuse
  • wants to take admission in mtech biotechnology, p. guide us about admission, enterance test, fees, hostel facilities etc Posted by : j.k. waghela, on 27-02-2011 Report Abuse
  • i m 1st yr btech biotech student.i like 2 know wt knd of jobs i'll get.i also need to knw famous present project topics&different topics for projects in forthcoming yrs. Posted by : priyadharshini, on 08-01-2011 Report Abuse
  • Sir, i hve completed correspondance M.Sc in Biotech from Vinayaka mission,is m eligible for P.H.D in Biotech and if yes than wht are the eligibilties for admission. Posted by : sonia sharma, on 22-11-2010 Report Abuse
  • sir, i am BSc bio tech i have interested in MSc Agri biotech Posted by : sanjay ghorpade, on 06-11-2010 Report Abuse
  • Hello, .I have cleared my NET-JRF exam.I am interested in teaching job in biotechnology.Are there any vacancies in teaching jobs in biotechnology ? Posted by : Payal Nayak, on 05-10-2010 Report Abuse
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