Master Degree programme in the
department started in July 2004. The duration of the Masterís programme
is two years. First year of the Masterís programme
deals with training in core courses like genetics, macromolecules,
cell biology, biostatistics, molecular biology, enzymology,
immunology and biophysics. In the second year students are trained
in modern areas of biological sciences that include plant
biotechnology, genetic engineering, environmental biotechnology,
bioprocess engineering and advances in biotechnology. The final
year students at the end of 4th semester undertake short term
projects which expose them to the latest research and development
in the field of biotechnology. The students also participate in
seminars organized by the department from time to time.
M.Sc. (by course work).
: Two Years (Four Semesters). No.
of seats : 19
M.Phil (by course work &
: Three Semesters. No.
of seats : 06
Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management(PGDMM) Duration
: Two Semester No.
of seats : 20
Ph.D. (by research work)
of Ph.D. : Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Immunology,
Genomics, Microbial Diversity, Plant Biotechnology.
& Email ID
Kumar Ghosh, Ph.D.
Cancer Immunology & Molecular Marker, Mitochondrial
Genomics, DNA Barcoding, Mathenogenes, Bioinformatics, Cell
Culture, Medical & Animal Biotech.
Molecular Biology & Plant Biotechnology.
Genetics & Breeding, Plant Biotechnology.
Vasudeva Rao, Ph.D.
Instrumentation & Biochemical Techniques.
& Molecular Biology
& cancer Biology
Head of the
good number of passed out students are now employed as teachers in
colleges, universities and other educational institutions. Also
many of the students have found placements in industrial and
service organisations with in and outside North East India.