B. Tech (Biotechnology)

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B. Tech program in Biotechnology is a unique 4-years degree program which will equip students with necessary skills to act as confident bioinformaticians, molecular biotechnologists, and bioprocess engineers etc. This course is based on the premise that future industry/research enterprises require focused skill-sets in a particular vertical.

While pursuing B. Tech degree in Biotechnology from GLA University, the students will develop practical knowledge, critical thinking, quantitative aptitude and conceptual skills and would leads to career paths in emerging health care sector and diagnostics, Research with research institutes, universities or in industry, Animal health and Vaccine industry, Agriculture, Food Technology, Pharmaceutical and Therapeutic industry, Forensic Science, Industrial and environmental Sciences, Bioinformatics and bioethics in industry regulation, Biosafety and biosecurity, and Education.


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Department of Biotechnology

Career Prospect

As biotechnology covers a huge range of industries, there are several career paths available to a student, in which he/she can work after completing B. Tech Biotechnology like:

Epidemiologist. Basically, these students will try to understand the cause of diseases by performing experiments, analyzing data and doing surveys.

Bio-Engineer. This field combines engineering and biology and usually involves designing products for the medical industry, like artificial organs or devices such as MRIs.

Crime Lab Technician. Use your background in biotechnology to analyze evidence from a crime scene.

Food Scientist. Work for a food manufacturer and come up with recipes to improve the taste, texture and look of various food products.


  • Duration

    4 Years
  • Course Fee

    1st Year : 1,58,000/- INR
    2nd Year : 1,61,000/- INR
    3rd Year : 1,64,000/- INR
    4th Year : 1,67,000/- INR

  • Eligibility

    Passed 10+2 examination with PCB and PCM With at least 50% marks in the above subjects, taken together and 50% marks overall.

  • Admission Process

    Applicants will have to go through the following process:

    • On the basis of performance in the online Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) test of 2 hours duration and personal interview.



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