Career prospects are bright fuelled by the advent in biotechnology with the plethora of opportunities in agriculture, medicine, food, environment and health sector.
Bangalore is a hot spot for the sector with 130 companies and 80 start-ups directly creating job opportunities in biotechnology as well as other 50 med tech companies providing indirect opportunities. 5 major incubation centres C-Camp, IKP Eden, Bangalore BioInnovation Centre, InnAccel and Evaccel provide start-up opportunities for young entrepreneurs. Top R&D centres of Monsanto, Biocon, GE, Novozymes and Tata Group are world leaders in Biotechnology innovation.
About the Course:
The 3-month certificate course is an opportunity for all the graduate students who want to get hands-on experience with basic plant tissue culture techniques. The course is designed to train the candidates in sterilization techniques, culture media, principles and applications of tissue culture and to update them on latest techniques.
- Affiliated to Bangalore University.
- Recognized by Government of Karnataka.
All life-science graduates are eligible to join the program. PG students are invited to take up their project work at PIMS.