MTech Biotechnology is a popular course at Shoolini University. Students learn to apply engineering principles for use in engineering, medicine and technology. The innovative program is highly-informed by research and industry trends. We encourage our brilliant students to engage in their own research and file patents.

Shoolini University has been routinely ranked by BioSpectrum as one of the top institutions for Biotechnology. In fact, this is the first university for Biotechnology in India. 

MTech Biotechnology students learn from some of the best teachers in India, who have been trained and educated in the best universities of the world such as National Cancer Institute, USA, NIH, USA, IISc and Oxford.

Our verdant campus is nestled in the Himalayas and provides students a technology enriched learning environment. 

International collaborations available with foreign universities: Lanzhou University, China; Gachon University, Korea; University of Naples, Italy; University of Arkansas, USA, University of Maryland, USA.

Specialisation available in Biotechnology.

The course is UGC certified.

Research Opportunities

Plant Biotechnology | Animal Biotechnology | Enzyme Technology | Immunology | Parasitology | Cancer Biology

Career Opportunities in MTech Biotechnology

  • Higher studies
  • Clinical Research Manager
  • Research Interns
  • Scientific Assistant
  • Forensic Experts
  • QA/QC Jobs

  S. No.  Course Name Credits Course Type
Semester I 1 Advanced Microbial Technology 4 Core
2 Instrumentation  3 Core
3 Recombinant DNA technology 4 Core
4 Bioinformatics  3 Foundation
Total Credits 14  
Semester II 1 Enzymology & Technology 4 Core
2 Animal and Plant Biotechnology  4 Core
3 Bioprocess Engineering 4 Core
4 Immunology & Immuno-technology 4 Foundation
Total Credits 16  
Semester III 1 Genomics and Proteomics 3 Foundation
2 Advances in Biosensor 3 Foundation
3 Drug Design and Development 3 Core
4 Biostatistics 3 Core
Total Credits 12  
  1 Bio business Management and IPR 3 Core
Semester IV 2 Seminar 1 Core
3 Research 10 Core
  Total Credits 14  
Departmental Elective
1 Environmental Biotechnology 3 Departmental Elective-I
2 Research Methodology, Biosafety and Bioethics 2 Departmental Elective-II
3 Advanced Food technology 3 Departmental Elective-III
4 Nanobiotechnology 2 Departmental Elective-IV
  Total  10  
  Total of Course Credits (14+16+12+14+10) 66  

Dr Narendra Chirmule
Dr Narendra ChirmuleDistinguished Faculty
Saurabh Kulshrestha
Saurabh KulshresthaProfessor
Anuradha Sourirajan
Anuradha SourirajanProfessor
Dinesh Kumar
Dinesh KumarProfessor
P K Chauhan
P K ChauhanAssociate Professor
Somesh Sharma
Somesh SharmaAssociate Professor
Azhar Khan
Azhar KhanAssociate Professor
Rupak Nagraik
Rupak NagraikAssistant Professor
Chandresh Kumari
Chandresh KumariAssistant Professor
Nitika Thakur
Nitika ThakurAssistant Professor
Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep KumarAssistant Professor
Debajyoti Bose
Debajyoti BoseAssistant Professor
Jyoti Mehta
Jyoti MehtaAssistant Professor
Gaurav Saxena
Gaurav SaxenaAssistant Professor
Rohit Sharma
Rohit SharmaAssistant Professor
Swarup Roy
Swarup RoyAssistant Professor
Deblina Biswas
Deblina BiswasAssistant Professor
Lokender Kumar
Lokender KumarAssistant Professor
Kamal Dev
Kamal DevProfessor
New Faculty
New FacultyProfessor
Anuj Kumar Poonia
Anuj Kumar PooniaAssistant Professor
Richa Kaushal
Richa KaushalAssistant Professor
Rajan Rolta  (BTech/MTech BT)

Rajan Rolta (BTech/MTech BT)

I am grateful to Shoolini and my mentor for supporting me in filing nine patents during my B Tech and M Tech programs.

Amanpreet Kaur Virk (M.Sc.)

Amanpreet Kaur Virk (M.Sc.)

Shoolini’s research environment inspired me to pursue PhD in Biotech, which also opened new doors for me as a foreign intern at Lanzhou University, China.

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Course Details

  • Eligibility: B Tech/ MSc in related subjects with minimum 50%

  • Admission Criteria: Shoolini University's multiple choice entrance test (SU-SAT)

  • Duration: 2 years

  • Semester Fee

    Himachal Pradesh Domicile : 82115
    Others : 87500

Admissions Open: 2023


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