Best Biotechnology Institute in India

The Department of the University Institute of Biotechnology (UIBT) of Chandigarh University is a great place to learn all the intricacies of Biotechnology in a research-oriented atmosphere. Along with advanced infrastructure and best teaching faculty, the university has also collaborated with leading universities and renowned institutes across the globe to make the students a perfect fit for various sectors and industries.

Scope

The scope of Biotechnology is undoubtedly vast. The possibility of getting an exemplary job in your desired field depends upon two factors, the first is your skillset, and the second is the university's reputation. Chandigarh University is one of the highly-ranked universities in North India, which offers quality education with an incredible ocean of placement opportunities. With the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), the demand for Biotechnology professionals has increased many folds. Moreover, Biotechnology courses have a vast scope and the graduates and postgraduates can work in different sectors, such as Pharmaceuticals, Agriculture, Healthcare, Food Processing, Nutrition, Animal Science, Energy Production, and Environmental Conservation. Therefore, if you are planning to pursue an undergraduate/postgraduate degree in Biotechnology, Microbiology, Bioinformatics or Industrial Microbiology, choose Chandigarh University to give wings to your career.

About UIBT

As a Biotechnology student at CU, you will be facilitated with a plethora of opportunities. University Institute of Biotechnology (UIBT), ranked among the best Biotechnology colleges in India, offers a curriculum which is a combination of Animal, Plant and Microbial sciences, underpinned by Animal and Plant Physiology, Biochemistry, Genetics and Computing. With a faculty team sourced from top universities and industries around the world, UIBT offers students an opportunity to develop expertise in the exciting areas of the field. Our cutting-edge curricula with state-of-the-art facilities for teaching & research will provide a solid foundation in the Biological Sciences.

Message from Director, UIBT

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Professor (Dr.) Gunjan Mukherjee

Additional Director, UIBT

It gives me immense pleasure to welcome you to the University Institute of Biotechnology (UIBT) at Chandigarh University. At this young university, UIBT is committed to higher education and frontier research in the field of Biotechnology and Biosciences. Since its inception in 2013, our aim has been to prepare competent professionals to pursue dynamic careers in varied professions of Biotechnology and Biosciences. From the outset, we have developed a wide curriculum with the objective to offer the best learning experience in areas of research and preparing students to work with new-age technology applications. We foster good ethics and moral values within our students that automatically equip them to circumvent the adversities in their life. I hope you will have a joyful learning experience at the University Institute of Biotechnology, Chandigarh University.

Laurels of University Institute of Biotechnology

Ranked

#271-280

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Patronage

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Environmental Biotechnology Lab

This lab is fully equipped with state of the art facilities required to carry out research and hands-on experience in environmental microbiology and biotechnology.

Genetic Engineering Lab

This lab is fully equipped with state of the art facilities required to carry out research and hands-on experience in recombinant DNA techniques. This lab has been designed to facilitate cloning and expression of gene of interest in wide range of bacterial hosts, restriction digestion analysis of various DNA samples

Microbiology Lab

This lab is fully equipped with state of the art facilities required to carry out research and hands-on experience in all kinds of microbial isolation and microbial testing etc.

Genomics & Proteomics Lab

This lab is fully equipped with state of the art facilities required to carry out research and hands-on experience in Genomics & Proteomics Tools and Techniques.

Bioprocess Lab

This lab is fully equipped with state of the art facilities required to carry out research and hands-on experience in all kinds of microbial fermentation and biotransformation studies.

Biochemistry Lab

This lab is fully equipped with state of the art facilities required to carry out research and hands-on experience in all kinds of biochemical testing and biochemical analysis of a wide range of samples.

Computational Biology Lab

This lab is fully equipped with state of the art facilities required to carry out research and hands-on experience on all kinds of major Biological Databases such as NCBI, Protein Data Bank (PDB), BLAST: BLASTn, BLASTp etc.

Immunology Lab

This lab is fully equipped with state of the art facilities required to carry out research and hands-on experience in all kinds of immunological and immunochemical studies.

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UIBT Highlights

Backed by the highest academic standards, UIBT is striving its best to provide a holistic environment for the students interested to undertake Biotechnology as a career. With us, you will be:

  • Learning from well-qualified doctorate faculty with international exposure
  • Working on Government Funded Projects
  • Studying a Curriculum designed with the guidance of Industry & Academic Experts
  • Involved in Research Publications & Patent Filing
  • Indulged in Curricular and Co-curricular Activities
  • Gaining Global Exposure via range of International Exchange Programs
  • Enhancing all-round skills, Communication Skills, Soft Skills and more
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Level of Study:

Under-Graduate & Post-Graduate

UIBT Departments

An Array of Industry-Aligned University Institute of Biotechnology (UIBT) Programs for you

Dreaming of studying abroad?

Under Chandigarh University's Internation Transfer Program (ITP), you can also choose to pursue your degree in a top-notch college or university abroad.

Study Abroad Programs offered in the following Countries
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Degree with
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Part-time work
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Degree with
International Recognition

A degree with international recognition will provide you multifold benefits in your academic and professional life.

  • Increases your employability
  • Magnifies the value of your degree
  • Reforms your professional portfolio
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Work Permit
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The International Transfer Programs also provides you with the chance to pursue international professional prospects after your graduation.

  • Work Visa Rights
  • Applicable to any degree of 1-3 years
  • Enhanced professional opportunities
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High Visa
Success rate

Chandigarh University’s ITP does not only allows you choose from top foreign universities but also amplifies your Visa success rate.

  • Intensive Interview Training
  • Assistance in Visa filing & Documentation process
  • Career Counselling
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Enhanced
Employability

When you are exposed to a larger community and a larger world, you are bound to come across bigger opportunities.

  • Build new connections
  • Amplify your professional and social skills
  • Acquaintance with different cultures
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Part-time work
allowed up to 20hr/week

A balanced approach allowing you to pursue part-time work while studying.

  • Work up to 20hr/week
  • Manage your finances
  • Garner work experience

Upgrade your skills with our most sought-after Specializations

Explore your interests in greater depth and enhance your set of skills with the most in-demand specialization programs.

Our Placement Highlights

1.7CR

International
Highest Package
offered

54.75

LPA National
Highest Package
offered

10LPA

Offered by
100+ MNC’s

5LPA

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Chandigarh University has Welcomed Students from more than 50 Countries

With more than 100+ Bachelors, Masters, and Doctoral programs to choose from, CU is one of the highly preferred destinations for International Students.

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