Biotechnology (B.Sc. – Biotech) is a highly research-oriented field which is fusion of biology and technology. This study comprises of an extensive variety of subjects – Microbiology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Immunology, Virology, Genetics Engineering, Food Technology and many more.
It is linked with other subjects such as: Agriculture and Animal Husbandry, Health and Medicine, Soil Science and Soil Conservation, Cell Biology, Cropping System and Crop Management, Plant Physiology, Ecology, Bio-statistics, Seed Technology, etc. Biotechnology features the use of living cells and bacteria in the industrial process.
The bio-technology Industry is growing at a rapid rate and taking admission in B.Sc(Biotech) in GRD will help you to increase your value and knowledge. In the past 10 years, human resources in the field of Biotechnology have grown by 90%. Today, Indian biotech sector consists of more than 1000 companies generating revenues of about US$ 1.5 billion.
Indian biotech industry comprises clinical research, R&D, drug discovery, biopharmaceuticals, clinical research, bioinformatics, disease diagnosis, agricultural biotechnology etc. Bio-technology industry has 37.42% growth rate per annum. As there is increasing popularity and explosive growth, there are a great number of opportunities available in biotechnology field.