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B.Sc. (BIOTECHNOLOGY)

  • The Biotechnology program endeavors to empower students by providing them with procedural, conceptual, and propositional levels of knowledge in both basic and advanced life sciences. This is aimed at fulfilling the requirements for skilled professionals sought after by reputable industries and organizations. In-depth coverage spans Forensic biotechnology, Nano biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, and Stem cell technology.

  • The labs are facilitated with advanced equipment such as a PCR thermocycler, UV-Vis spectrophotometer, HPLC, and particle size analyzer.
  • In addition we have well-established microbial, plant, and animal cell culture systems.
  • Equipped with a massive array of textbooks, reference books, scientific journals, and electronic research material resources.
  • Equipped with a massive array of textbooks, reference books, scientific journals, and electronic research material resources.

  • Curriculum - The curriculum providing an in-depth understanding of cutting-edge developments in biotechnology, Fosters a comprehensive educational journey encompassing, Molecular biology, Genomics & Proteomics, Classical and Molecular Genetics, Recombinant DNA technology, Computational biology and drug designing, Microbiology, Food technology
  • Internship Internship programs with reputed firms and institutions
    • Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, Kerala
    • DRDO Bharathiar University, Coimbatore
    • ICAR Sugar cane Breeding Institute-Coimbatore
    • SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Institute
    • Alchem Diagnostic Pvt Ltd Coimbatore
    • Bioxplora,Coimbatore
    • Amma Genomics,Chennai
  • Online Certification
    • Swayam NPTEL
    • Coursera - online learning courses from top universities and industry leaders
  • Global immersion programs
    • University of Michigan- Dearborn, USA
    • Cetys University, Mexico Nottingham Trent University, UK.

    Employment Rate

    An impressive 85% of our Biotechnology graduates find employment within graduation, indicating strong demand for professionals with expertise in biotechnology and related disciplines.

    Top Job Roles

    Graduates from our Biotechnology program pursue a range of roles across various industries. Here's a breakdown of the most common job roles and the percentage of alumni in each:

    • Research Scientist: 25%
    • Biotechnologist: 20%
    • Quality Assurance Specialist: 15%
    • Biomedical Engineer: 10%
    • Clinical Research Coordinator: 10%
    • Other roles (Lab Technician, Regulatory Affairs Specialist, etc.): 20%

    Industry Distribution

    Our alumni work across a diverse range of industries, illustrating the versatility of a biotechnology degree. Here's the industry distribution for Biotechnology graduates:

    • Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare: 35%
    • Research and Development: 25%
    • Agriculture and Food Science: 20%
    • Biotechnology Firms: 10%
    • Other industries (Environmental Services, Manufacturing, etc.): 10%

    Career Progression

    Many of our Biotechnology graduates achieve career progression quickly, with approximately 30% reaching senior-level or managerial positions within five years of graduation, reflecting strong career advancement potential in the biotechnology field.

    Average Starting Salary

    The average starting salary for Biotechnology graduates is approximately $55,000 per year, with opportunities for significant salary growth as they gain experience and specialize in specific roles.

    Advanced Degrees and Certifications

    A significant percentage of our graduates pursue advanced degrees or professional certifications to further their careers in biotechnology. About 25% pursue advanced degrees such as a Master's in Biotechnology or a related field, and 15% earn certifications in areas like Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP), Quality Control, or Regulatory Affairs.

    Alumni Success Stories

    Our alumni network is extensive, providing valuable career support and mentorship. Many of our alumni have achieved notable success, including:

    • Leading research teams in major biotechnology firms
    • Developing innovative biotechnological products and solutions
    • Working as celebrity makeup artists or stylists for high-profile clients
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