The Department of Biotechnology was established in the year 2015 as a constituent of Department of Chemistry, Food Technology & Biotechnology. The department draws its inspiration from the declared vision and mission of Uttaranchal University . Courses included in different programmes offered are a blend of theoretical and experimental aspects. An effort is made to provide contemporary education and to develop overall personality of student alongwith academic brilliance. Different courses provide sound knowledge of the subject alongwith socio-ethical implications. The programmes are supported by inhouse Seminar Presentations, Industrial Visits, and Project Work to provide all round exposure to students. The department aims to carry out meaningful research for the benefit of environment and society.
Vision and Mission of the Department
The department draws its inspiration with declared vision of university to impart quality education along with inculcation of scientific skills to achieve outstanding career in the field of life sciences. The Department of Biotechnology is committed to evolve as a center of excellence to produce professional by integrating quality and ethics in teaching and research to cater to the needs of industry, medicine, agriculture, environment and society.
- Impart quality education, technical knowledge and lifelong learning skill in field of bio-sciences.
- Identify the potential of biological science to address problems related to agriculture, environment, industry, society.
- Provide research and industry – institute interface to identify recent developments, technological advancements and professional ethics.