About Biotechnology


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Level of Study Under-Graduate & Post-Graduate

Institute University Institute of Bio-Technology

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There has never been a more exciting time to study for a degree in biosciences – biosciences is the s generic term for many areas of science which have an almost daily impact on our lives, from the air we breathe to the food we eat and the environment in which we live. Biotechnology aims to apply the latest molecular techniques to modern day problems in industrial and environmental situations, for example- food contamination, excessive use of agricultural chemicals and the humane control of animal health and productivity.

Biotechnology students at Chandigarh University study a combination of animal, plant and microbial sciences, underpinned by animal and plant physiology, biochemistry, genetics and computing. With qualified faculty, including several Ph.D.’s recruited from academia and industry around the world, offer students an opportunity to develop expertise and succeed in building a career in the exciting areas of biotechnology and related fields. Our cutting-edge curricula with state-of-the-art facilities for teaching and research will provide a solid foundation in the biological sciences.

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Biotechnology as a Career

There is a large variety of entry level jobs and career opportunities available in hotels and resorts, management and non-management jobs alike.

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University Institute of Pharma Sciences

Our programs offer rigorous grounding in a broad range of disciplines critical to success as a pharmaceutical scientist in academia or in industry.

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Leadership Programs

Chandigarh University the leading university in Punjab and North India, is endowed with a faculty panel prominent for its business experience and academic credentials.

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Under Graduate Courses

Post Graduate Management Courses

Post-Graduate Courses

Student Speaks

  • I am Jaspreet Kaur passed out student from the Department of Biotechnology, Chandigarh University. The course content of the university is resourcefully designed to meet all the requirements for industrial placements and the grading system of the university is really appreciable.

    • Jaspreet Kaur
    • Biotechnology
  • Based on my journey in Biotechnology department, Chandigarh University, I have seen my department evolving in every aspect. The faculties are well familiarized and qualified enough to update students with current needs and research whether in the department or research institute. It offers a complete interactive and cooperative atmosphere. The industrial knowledge helped me to join VERKA in QC domain, thereby enhancing my skills and technical knowledge.

    • Sharanpreet Maan
    • Biotechnology
  • My entire journey at the Department of Biotechnology, Chandigarh University has been learning enriched and wonderful. Honestly, I must say the teachers here are very good and supportive with core knowledge of their subjects. The infrastructure and well stable system of the department is really appreciable.

    • Shikha Kapil
    • Biotechnology

Institute info

Level of Study Under-Graduate & Post-Graduate

Institute University Institute of Bio-Technology

Start August






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Education Loan Facility

As a unique gesture to help the students who are unable to procure scholarships under various schemes, CU has collaborated with banks to provide financial assistance