Offered Programmes

Ph.D. (Biotechnology)

Programme Overview

A three to five-year doctorate course. Ph.D. in Biotechnology is a specialization course which any postgraduate student in biotechnology or bioinformatics can pursue. In this course students study subjects like Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics & Biostatistics, Statistics & Probability Theory, Research Methodology, Scientific Communication, Recent Trends in Biotechnology, etc.

Programme Outcomes

  • icon Importance of Bioethics - Students learn about the significance that is attached to bioethics, IPR, entrepreneurship, communication so that they Indian industrialists are able to develop mechanisms and systems that will cater to the next generation  
  • icon Knowledge - Students after completing this course learn more about topics like Biological Chemistry, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Analytical Techniques and Bioinformatics.
  • icon Entrepreneurs - This course also allows the students to start their own business like research labs, etc. 

Key Information

Duration

5 Years

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Career Prospects

After getting the doctoral degree in Biotechnology, students prefer to get into the teaching line and work as Assistant Professor in a college or university. Other than that they can also chose one the profiles listed below as one of their career prospects.

  • Consultancy / Private Practice
  • Employment in a Medical college, hospital, research institute, healthcare organisations etc.