Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology

Biotechnology is a collaboration of organic, chemical and physical sciences along with Information Technology. It relates with applied life sciences (genetics, microbiology, cell culture, atomic science, biochemistry, embryology, cell science, and so forth) It incorporates substance designing, bioprocess designing, data innovation, and nanotechnology.

It is an innovative field that utilizes biological frameworks, living organisms, or processes for a particular use. Understanding the study of biotechnology is useful in making smart choices and individual decisions identified with items obtained from its utilization.

Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology Is related with the utilization of genetically modified microorganisms for creation of insulin, antitoxins, catalysts, vaccines, and others. (It likewise alludes to transgenic creatures or plants for wanted food/item production). 

Another promising new biotechnology application is the advancement of plant-made medicines. It is likewise generally connected with forward leaps in clinical treatments and indicative gadgets. 

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Career Prospects

It has a wide variety of career opportunities both in research and industry ranging from sales and marketing, research and development to manufacturing, quality control, and quality assurance, teaching, science writing and communication, and self-employment. Scientific Directors, Scientists, Research Associates, Research Assistants, Bioinformatics Scientist, Bioinformatics Analyst, Molecular Modeler, Facility Manager/Supervisor (Plant/Sciences), Research Assistant.

Students of biotechnology find employment in research labs, biotechnology companies, and government agencies which control the applications in agriculture, research, and industry. Students can work as Research Assistants / Scientists at various government institutes and organizations doing research and development in:

1. Agriculture, Horticulture and dairy firms.

2. Drug Companies

3. Cosmetics and Garment Industries

4. Food Processing Industries

Employment Areas

Employment Area in Government Sectors

  • Agricultural Industries
  • Agro-based Industries
  • Aquaculture Industries
  • Chemical Industries
  • Food Processing Industries
  • Gene Banks
  • Pharmaceutical Industries
  • Teaching at school, college & university levels
  • Environmental specialist
  • Research Laboratories

  • Media Houses as Science Writer
  • Marketing
  • Project Management
  • NGO
  • Self Employment
  • Biotechnology Firms
  • Botanical Gardens
  • Farm Management Organizations
  • Fermentation Industries (including Breweries)
  • Herbal Products Companies

Job Opportunities

  • Biology Content Developer
  • Biology Researcher
  • Biological Technician
  • Botanist
  • Nursery Manager

  • Conservationist
  • Ecologist
  • Environment Consultant
  • Farming Consultant
  • Plant Explorer

  • Forester
  • Geneticist
  • Horticulturist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Plant Researcher

  • Science Adviser
  • Taxonomist
  • Weed Scientist
  • Plant Biochemist
  • Molecular Biologist

Higher Education After B. Sc. (Biotechnology)-CBZ

These are the following higher education which can be done by student after this course.

  • M. Sc.
  • Ph. D.