Career Prospects

Career prospects are bright fuelled by the advent of biotechnology with a 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 centers
  • C-Camp
  • IKP Eden
  • Bangalore BioInnovation Centre
  • InnAccel
  • Evaccel
provide start-up opportunities for young entrepreneurs.
Top R&D centers of
  • Monsanto
  • Biocon
  • GE
  • Novozymes  
  • Tata Group
are world leaders in Biotechnology innovation.

About the Course:

Bachelor’s in science with a combination of Genetics, Biochemistry and Biotechnology has been designed keeping in view the demands of present and future. The curriculum includes subjects to cover a wide range of concepts which is a prerequisite to excel in this inter-disciplinary subject.

Affiliations :

  • Affiliated to Bangalore University
  • Recognised by Government of Karnataka

Cognate Subjects :

Genetics, Biochemistry and Biotechnology

Duration :

3 years (6 semesters)

Highlights :

The program has been designed to bridge the gap between industry requirements and the growing demand for skilled manpower in life science sector. will be provided. The curriculum is designed to inoculate the students with an aptitude for research and innovation. Faculties with industry experience and industrial visits provide the students with an insight of the know-how of industry.The students would be encouraged to take up project works throughout the course to inoculate an aptitude for innovation and research. Selection of project work will reflect the areas of interest to the student and will provide an excellent opportunity for employment in that sector.

Employability :

The graduates are eligible for job opportunities in contract research organisations, clinical data management, hospitals, diagnostics, health care, quality control and quality assurance, biotechnology.

Eligibility :

Pass in PUC/12 th standard / 10+2 or its equivalent.


  • Indian Language
  • English
  • Fundamentals of Cell Biology
  • Biochemistry-I
  • Cell Biology & Genetics
  • Foundation Course CC & EC
  • Indian Language
  • English
  • Principles of Genetics
  • Biochemistry-II
  • General Microbiology & Biostatistics
  • Foundation Course CC & EC
  • Indian Language
  • English
  • Cytogenetics
  • Biochemistry-III
  • Biological chemistry
  • Foundation Course CC & EC
  • Indian Language
  • English
  • Molecular Genetics
  • Biochemistry-IV
  • Molecular biology
  • Skill Development Course CC & EC
  • Recombinant DNA Technology
  • Basic Human Genetics
  • Biochemistry-V
  • Biochemistry-VI
  • Genetic Engineering & Environmental Biotechnology
  • Immunology & Animal Biotechnology
  • Skill Development Course CC & EC
  • Developmental and Evolutionary Genetics
  • Applicative Genetics
  • Biochemistry-VII
  • Biochemistry-VIII
  • Plant Biotechnology
  • Industrial Biotechnology
  • Project work
  • Skill Development Course CC & EC

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