The School of Life Sciences offers both master’s and under graduate programmes. The School of Life Sciences is committed to the furtherance of the scientific enterprise through the establishment of a vigorous research programme, and to contribute to post-graduate level academic programmes to cater to national requirements in basic science as well as agricultural and environmental applications.
Students can expect an academically rigorous and interdisciplinary environment and significant emphasis on laboratory work, emphasizing original, creative thinking and research. In recent era, some of the best innovations and developments that have come out of Life Sciences and allied fields are: genomic sequencing technology, natural alternatives to pesticides, production of biofuels and developments in stem cells technology. To foster student learning several initiatives are taken beyond classroom teaching. These include workshops, conferences, expert talks, paper presentations, field trips as well as industrial visits.
The nature of courses offered are of interdisciplinary with courses intricately integrated with subjects like chemistry, physics and computer science in view of close interface between biological and physical sciences. The School has well equipped Central Instrumentation Facility to support the experimentation and high quality biological research. In addition, well equipped laboratories facilitate to conduct advanced research in Biotechnology and Microbiology.
|PROGRAMS & ELIGIBILITY|
|1||Dual B.Sc.+ M.Sc (Biotechnology)||5 Years||10+2 PCMB/PCB|
|2||Dual B.Sc.+ M.Sc (Microbiology)||5 Years||10+2 PCMB/PCB|
|3||M.Sc (Biotechnology/ Microbiology)||2 Years||Candidates should have passed B.Sc. with at least one subject of Biological Sciences.|
Research and Development
Quality Assurance/Regulatory Affairs
Sales and Technical Support
SECTORS EMPLOYING LIFE SCIENCE GRADUATE
|Swiss Parenterals Ltd.||Zydus Cadila||Intas Biopharmaceuticals||Claris Life Sciences|
|Food Technology Sectors|
|Amul Dairy||Vadilal||Nestle||Shree Balaji Agro Food Industry|
|Ramans Enviro||Aqua Air Environmental||Detox Corporation||Bhagwati Enviro Care|
|Bayer India||Indo-American seeds||Pioneer Seeds||Pioneer Seeds|
PREVIOUS PLACEMENT COMPANIES
- Intas Biopharmaceuticals
- Concord Biotech
- Sun Pharmaceuticals
- Xcelris Genomics Pvt. Ltd.
- Flourish Purefoods Pvt. Ldt.
- Saga Laboratories
- Zydus Cadila
- Swiss Parenterals Ltd.