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Value and scope of Biotechnology and Food Technology.

Date: 30 May 2016    Group: Education    Category: Professional Courses   

What is the value and scope of Biotechnology and Food Technology? What will be its future? My brother told me its tough but good. If you once get through it has a great future. So, in what ways is its future bright? Do these courses have the best career options nowadays?
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Author: Kailash Kumar    31 May 2016      Member Level: Platinum     Points : 4  (Rs 4)    Voting Score: 0

The biotechnology field has immense potential for career growth. It will depend on the level of education and the type of institute from where education is received. It is a research oriented field. Career options range from technician level to scientist level depending upon the level of education. Some of the premier institutes which offer education in the field of biotechnology are as follows -
1. Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur.
2. Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee.
3. Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati.
4. Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore.
5. Manipal Institute of Technology, Karnataka.
6. Thapar University, Patiala.
Some of the premier institutes offering education in the field of Food Technology are as follows -
1. Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore.
2. Center of Food Technology, Institute of Professional Studies, University of Allahabad, Allahabad.
3. Anna University, Chennai.
4. University Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Mumbai
Thus literally sky is the limit for making progress in the fields mentioned by the author. However merely acquiring a degree from any college will not serve the purpose adequately.

Author: Mathi Gopal    03 Jun 2016      Member Level: Diamond     Points : 4  (Rs 4)    Voting Score: 0

Both Biotechnology and Food Technology are very potential courses in modern era. Food technology course is very much in demand and after completing the course vast fields are available to work with.

You can work as researcher, teacher, health nutritionists, nutrition consultant, quality control expert, food produce development expert etc. you can get a good job offer from hotels, rice factories, distilleries, packaging factories and food industries.

Some international organizations and non government organizations also hire food technologists on high salaries. You can also try your luck in abroad in catering companies and hospitals too. After completing Boitech you can also think about masters, and doctorate in the same field for bright future chances.

The field of biotechnology is connected with medical field. You can get job opportunities in the fields like medical research, development of biotech products, vaccines development, manufacture of biotech produces, tissue culture for agriculture, promotion of biotech produces etc.

The jobs are also available in the areas of academics and training. The main fields which require bio-technologists are agriculture and medicinal field. Pharmaceutical companies, food processing units, chemical companies and textile industries hire bio-technologists on high salary.

Author: Sheo Shankar Jha    04 Jun 2016      Member Level: Gold     Points : 3  (Rs 3)    Voting Score: 0

Food - technology is a branch of science dealing with upgradation of a item, safety parameters in preservation of the foods and how the products can be improved for a better demand from the customers.
They are involved in research - jobs in laboratories to upgrade the products or how the taste of the products can be altered to attract the customers.
They are in great demand in various food manufacturing industries such as Glaxo, Magii, Amul etc or even they can work in Public Undertakings.
A fresher in a private company may be absorbed with an emoluments of roughly ? 25000/- per month and with the exposure of their jobs, they may expect decent income.
Biotechnologists are engaged in research laboratories to upgrade bio products. They also carry carry out research jobs in agricultural products and are responsible for innovations a different varieties of agricultural and medicinal products.

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