DEPARTMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY

FACULTY OF SCIENCES

VISION

To be a pioneer in cutting-edge research and innovation in the field of biotechnology. To train the next generation of biotechnology leaders and experts. To collaborate with industry partners to translate research into real-world applications for the benefit of society.

MISSION

The mission of the biotechnology department is to advance scientific knowledge through research and education, develop sustainable solutions in health, agriculture and the environment, foster interdisciplinary collaboration and prepare students for leadership in the biotechnology industry.

OBJECTIVE

  • To educate students in the principles of biotechnology and its applications in various industries such as healthcare, agriculture, and environmental science.
  • To provide hands-on training in biotechnology laboratory techniques, such as DNA sequencing, gene editing, and tissue culture.
  • To prepare students for careers in biotechnology research and development, as well as regulatory and quality control roles in the biotech industry.
  • To foster ethical and responsible practices in biotechnology, including considerations of biosafety, biosecurity, and the implications of biotechnological advancements on society.
  • To encourage collaboration and communication skills among students, promoting teamwork in research projects and presentations.
  • To stay current with advances in biotechnology through continuous curriculum updates, guest lectures, and industry partnerships.
  • To provide opportunities for students to engage in internships and research projects in biotechnology companies, research institutions, and governmental agencies.

ABOUT US

The Biotechnology Department is a vital component of our organization, dedicated to the research, development and application of cutting-edge biotechnologies to solve complex challenges in various industries. Our team of experts is comprised of teachers, students and researchers who are at the forefront of innovation in fields such as genetic engineering, molecular biology, bioinformatics, and more. Our department focuses on utilizing biotechnologies to improve the quality of products, enhance processes, and create sustainable solutions for a range of industries, including pharmaceuticals, agriculture, environmental science, and healthcare. We are committed to staying abreast of the latest advancements in biotechnology and collaborating with industry partners and research institutions to drive progress and innovation.

Through our research and development efforts, we aim to make a positive impact on society by advancing the field of biotechnology and improving lives through the creation of groundbreaking products and technologies.

Thank you for your interest in our Biotechnology Department. We look forward to continuing to make a difference through our work and collaborations

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

The biotechnology students have the following career opportunities to adopt after getting their degree in biotechnology.

  • Researcher
  • Scientist
  • Biotechnologist
  • Bioinformatician
  • Geneticist
  • Bioprocess Engineer
  • Quality Control Analyst
  • Regulatory Affairs Specialist
  • Clinical Research Associate
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Environmental Biotechnologist
  • Pharmaceutical Sales Representative
  • Technical Writer
  • Patent Examiner
  • Entrepreneur

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ADMISSIONS

OPEN 2024