Department of Biochemistry
Department of Biochemistry is running a Post Graduate course program in Biotechnology based on semester system of examination.
Biotechnology is one of the most revolutionary and beneficial scientific advances of the last quarter century. It is a interdisciplinary science including not only biology but also subjects like mathematics, physics, chemistry and many more. It is a conglomeration of various combined technologies applied to living cells for production of a particular product or enhancing its quality according to our preferences. Biotech is undoubtedly the future. Genetics engineering, genomics, bio-computing, biomedical engineering, biosensors, bioinformatics, etc. will be the hot topics for the next decade or so. Its application varies from agriculture to industry - food, pharmaceutical, chemical, bio-products, textiles, medicine, nutrition, environmental conservation, animal sciences etc.