MTech Biotechnology

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

MTech Biotechnology Career Opportunities

  • 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  

Narendra Chirmule
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 KhanProfessor
Rupak Nagraik
Rupak NagraikAssistant 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
Lokender Kumar
Lokender KumarAssistant Professor
Kamal Dev
Kamal DevProfessor
Sadanand Pandey
Sadanand PandeyProfessor
Tarun Pal
Tarun PalAssistant Professor
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.

Frequently Asked Questions

The faculty of MTech Biotechnology at Shoolini University is well-qualified and experienced. The faculty members have a strong research background and are passionate about teaching. They are committed to providing students with a high-quality education that will prepare them for a successful career in Biotechnology.

What are the future opportunities after completing MTech Biotechnology from Shoolini University?

Students of MTech Biotechnology from Shoolini University can pursue careers in research and development in biotechnology companies, pharmaceutical industries, or research institutions. They may also find roles in regulatory affairs, quality control, or production management. Furthermore, opportunities exist in academia, where graduates can engage in teaching or pursue further studies at the doctoral level.

Shoolini University provides industry exposure to students of MTech Biotechnology through industrial visits to biotechnology companies and research institutes, allowing students to witness real-world applications of their studies. Additionally, the university facilitates internship programs, enabling students to gain hands-on experience in industrial settings.

Yes, practical training is a part of the MTech Biotechnology program at Shoolini University. Practical training components such as laboratory work, research projects, and industry internships are integrated into the curriculum to provide students with valuable experiential learning opportunities. The program provides students with both theoretical and practical knowledge in the field of MTech Biotechnology.

Shoolini University has a dedicated Placement Cell that helps students secure lucrative jobs after completing their MTech Biotechnology. They can pursue careers in research and development, working on innovative projects in biotechnology companies, pharmaceutical firms, or research institutions.

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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

  • Fee Structure

    Semester Fee : 82115