TNU’s B.Sc in Biotechnology courses is designed to provide students with a strong fundamental idea and advanced study of cell and tissue culture, genetics, bio-medicinal and non-medicinal products, pharmaceuticals, bioprocesses, new technologies and engineering. The designed curriculum, laboratory facilities, research based teaching, projects, and opportunities to get trained in leading biotechnological firms will make students in this programme competent for both industrial sector and academia.
|Course Offered||Duration (in years)||Eligibility Criteria|
|B.Sc (Hons.) In Biotechnology||3||12th standard pass with science subjects, at least 60% marks|
Disclaimer: TNU reserves the right for relaxation in admission criteria for the most deserving candidates.
Most of the work done by professionals engaged in Biotechnology is concerned with Industrial Research and Development in various laboratories of Government and Corporate sectors. Industrial sectors such as food processing, beverage manufacturers, health care sectors, textile firms, biological product developers, medicines, pharmaceuticals, aqua and agriculture domains, cosmetics companies, etc. also have vast employment scopes for qualified and skilled professionals, in the bioprocessing areas of planning, production and management. Students aspiring to become research scientists who design and carry out experiments and write reports for future publications on growth and development of this field will also be highly benefited. Some of the top companies are, Biocon, Serum Institute of India, Panacea Biotech, Dr. Reddy’s, Wockhardt Ltd, Glaxo Smithkline Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Bharat Serums and Vaccines Limited, Novozymes, Indian Immunologicals Ltd, etc