About M.Tech Industrial Biotechnology course
Master of Technology in Industrial Biotechnology is a two year postgraduate biotechnology course. This course is emphasized on the uses and implementation of microorganism and enzymes to make products in sectors such as food and feed, chemistry, textiles and energy, paper and pulp.
Minimum eligibility required to apply for the M.Tech Industrial Biotechnology course is to qualify in the Bachelor's degree such as Bachelor of Engineering (B.E), Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) or equivalent examination from a recognized university with minimum aggregate score of 50% or equivalent CGPA.
Most of the colleges/ institutes offer admission to the M.Tech Industrial Biotechnology course, based on candidate's performance in the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering GATE and personal interview. Some reputed institutes may conduct their own entrance examination.
More about the course
Industrial biotechnology Industrial Biotechnology is a technical process associated with the manufacturing, alternative energy, and bio materials for industrial processes. Industrial biotechnology involves working with natural products to optimize and maximize existing biochemical products manufacturing. This course focus on the study of biochemical and enzymology, advanced microbiology, cell and molecular biology, genetic engineering, bioinformatics, fermentation technology, food technology, advanced agricultural biotechnology, basic principles of chemical engineering, animal and plant tissue culture, bio business management, bio process engineering, DNA technology and bioreactor design.
Duration of the M.Tech Industrial Biotechnology course is 2 years and each year is divided into 2 semesters. Time period of each semester lasts for 6 months.
Successful postgraduates of the M.Tech Industrial Biotechnology course can find employment in the areas such as public and private biotechnological sectors, college and universities, food manufacturing and processing industries, pharmaceutical companies, agriculture sector, waste management, energy resources, environment control research center, manufacturing industries, chemical and textile industries, research laboratories etc. Some of the job positions offered for these post graduates are listed below:
- Project Assistant
- Engineer Project Management
- Trainee Scientific Officer
- Key Account Manager
- Pharma Recruiter
- Trainee Research Associate
- Technical Solution Manager
- Assistant Manager/ Manager
- Project Research Fellow
- Professor/ Lecturer
- Executive Officer
- Research Assistant
Future Study Options
Candidates willg to pursue higher research education can opt for the Ph.D Industrial Biotechnology course,
after successful completion of the M.Tech Industrial Biotechnology course.
M.Tech. Industrial Biotechnology Admissions for 2020 - 2021 Academic Year
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