B.Sc. Biotechnology (CB /CZ)

Course Overview

  • Campus
    Pathri Bagh, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India
  • Institute
    Shri Guru Ram Rai College of Humanities & Sciences
  • Eligibility
    Intermediate with PCB or equivalent with 45% marks and for SC/ST as per the University rules
  • Duration
    3 Years

Courses and Fee Structure (For Uttrakhand Quota)

FEE PER SEMESTER

Total Course Fee = INR 1,62,800/-

  1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th
Admission Fee 10,000 - - - - -
Acad/Tuition Fee 17,600 17,600 17,600 17,600 17,600 17,600
Other Fees 2,200 2,200 2,200 2,200 2,200 2,200
Development Fee 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500
Enrollment Fee 2,000          
University Exam Fee 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000
Security Deposit* 5,000 - - - - -
Total 41,300 24,300 24,300 24,300 24,300 24,300

Note

  • Uniform Fee Extra
  • Fee subject to revision from time to time.
  • The University without any prejudice reserves the right to change or delete any information without any prior information.

Courses and Fee Structure (For All India Quota)

FEE PER SEMESTER

Total Course Fee = INR 1,99,760/-

Courses 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th
Admission Fee 10,000 - - - - -
Acad/Tuition Fee 23,760 23,760 23,760 23,760 23,760 23,760
Other Fees 2,200 2,200 2,200 2,200 2,200 2,200
Development Fee 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500
Enrollment Fee 2,000          
University Exam Fee 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000 3,000
Security Deposit* 5,000 - - - - -
Total 47,460 30,460 30,460 30,460 30,460 30,460

Note

  • Uniform Fee Extra
  • Fee subject to revision from time to time.
  • The University without any prejudice reserves the right to change or delete any information without any prior information.

This UG course enables the students to take up advanced studies with Biotechnology (as one subject), Chemistry, Botany/or Zoology and help them find opportunities in M.Sc. in the respective disciplines. It is 3 year, a six semester program whose curriculum includes courses in biological sciences and engineering together with relevant laboratory programs, and a research project leading to a dissertation. The university has recognized the significant role being played by biotechnologists in industrial development and has sought to implement an integrated approach towards education as well as research and development of various bioprocesses. The students are specifically groomed for R&D industry.

After B.Sc in Biotechnology there are many courses that are available for students to choose from. Some of the courses that are presented for students to go for after the completion of their graduate studies are:

  • Master of Science in Applied Biotechnology
  • Master of Science in Biotechnology
  • Master of Science in Zoology (Animal Biotechnology)
  • Master of Science in Industrial Biotechnology
  • Master of Science in Marine Biotechnology
  • Master of Science in Medical Biotechnology
  • Master of Science in Plant Biotechnology
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Biotechnology
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research
  • Post M.Sc. (Agriculture) Biotechnology
  • Graduate Diploma in Pharma Biotechnology
  • Master of Veterinary Science in (Animal) Biotechnology
  • Master of Veterinary Science in Veterinary Biotechnology
  • Master of Technology in Biomedical Engineering / Biotechnology
  • Integrated PhD courses

Job Opportunities for B.Sc in Biotechnology Graduates

Just about all industries take in students of biotechnology. For this reason, the career prospects for Biotechnologists are quite high nowadays. Multiple career opportunities are available for professionals of biotechnology in several educational institute and industries like Agriculture Industries, Agro Based Industries, Aquaculture Industries, Chemical Industries, Colleges And Universities, Environmental Specialist, Food Processing Industries, Media Houses As Science Writer, Pharmaceutical Companies and Research Laboratories.

Q.1. What Is Biotechnology?

The term "biotechnology" is used in the application of molecular biology techniques to identify genes responsible for particular traits; to clone, study, characterize, and manipulate them; and finally, to insert them into different organisms

Q2. How are UG & PG Programmes designed?

Choice Based credit system with continuous evaluation is followed in semester pattern.

Q3. At the time of counseling, is it enough if I produce Photostat copies of my certificates?

Sorry. Original certificates are to be produced

Q4. What is the Eligibilty & criteria for UG & PG courses?

a. For UG programmes

To apply it is mandatory to have taken Biology as a subject in your XII std. 45% aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry & Biology is a necessary eligibility.

b. For PG programmes

Graduation in any discipline of science. Background in Biology is preferred for Biotechnology & Microbiology programs.

Q5. Is there an entrance exam for UG Programmes?

No, there isn’t. Admission is on the basis of Grade XII marks & the counselling held in our campus.

Q6. When did the admissions open?

May-june, 2018.

Q7. What are the Career options for the concerned course (but not limited to):

Industry: Pharma, Biotechnology, Clinical Research, Chemical Industry , Hospitals

Q8. What is the eligibility criteria required for admission?

For admission to Master’s programmes in Biotechnology, the minimum prescribed eligibility percentage is a minimum of 50% marks or an equivalent grade in the qualifying degree.

Q9. Are hostel facilities available for all students?

Hostels for girls who come from outside are available on a sharing basis (3-to-a room). Accommodation is not available for family members, spouses and children of married students.

Q10. What is the teacher student ratio at SGRRU?

The current teacher student ratio at SGRRU is approximately 1:6.

Q11. Can I get campus jobs ?

A limited number of campus jobs are available under the Work – Earn programme. You can apply for these jobs on a monthly basis after joining the university.

Q12. Does SGRRU offer online / distance learning programmes?

No. All Master’s and Research programmes are regular programmes and do not allow students to take up full time or even part-time jobs.

Q13. Is SGRR University affiliated to any University for purpose of recognition of degrees?

No. Being a University, the question of affiliation to another university does not arise. Since the university is recognized by State Govt. Uttarakhand of India, the courses offered by SGRR University are recognized.

Q14. At the time of counseling, is the presence of candidate compulsory?

Yes, the candidate along with his parent or guardian shall be present at the counseling desk.