Biotechnology is the marriage between Biology & Technology. It deals
with the development & utilization of biological things, forms or
systems to obtaining maximum benefit to human or other living things.
Biotechnology is a rapidly developing branch of biology and is highly
interdisciplinary. It involves the exploitation of biological processes
at molecular, cellular and organism level. Modern biotechnology emerged
with advancements in recombinant DNA technology & modifications of
genes with genetic engineering methodologies and progressed to cell
& organism level with advancements in animal cell culture technique.
Course Benefit / Advantages
Biotechnology is one of the multi disciplinary fields with great demand
in various applications in the field of research and development.
Opportunities - Field of Employement
Biotechnology graduates has a good career in various sectors.
The job prospects are not limited to the field of Biotechnology but also
in various allied fields. Experts in the field are of great demand in
areas of agriculture, animal husbandry and also in health care. Other
than these the most common career areas for these graduates include:
Bio Fertilizer Industry
Agro Based Industries
Crop Production Units
Marine Biotechnology Units
Food Processing Industries
National Bio-resource Development Firms
Colleges and Universities
* QC (Quality Controller)
* QA (Quality Assurance
* R & D (Research & Development) Officer
* MR (Medical Representative) and
* Production Departments