The department of Biotechnology offers 4- year B.Tech course in Biotechnology .The department has proved itself a unique place for making biotechnologists and biochemical engineers compatible for both industries and research institutes. The department has an integrated approach towards education as well as research.
Bengal Institute of Technology and Biotechnology pioneer TCG Life science signed a MoU and came together to established a state of art lab at college premises. The mission for establishing this lab is to equip the students with current industry know how. Job oriented cousres are also conducted regularly for our students.
Department of Biotechnology conduct various sponsored research projects for both B Tech (BT) students and PG Students of other Universities and Institute and Published number of Scientific papers in reputed Index factor containing Journals, every year. Present ongoing projects entitled “Development of bottle gourd & cucumber based health drinks” is funded by Ministry of Food Processing and Horticulture, Govt. of West Bengal.
Students of Biotechnology got fellowship in various Universities and institutes in India like Bose Institute (Kolkata), IITs (Kharakpur, Bombay etc), NITs, JU, National Research Centre on Plant Biotechnology (Delhi), BIT (Mesea) and Foreign Universities/ Institutes like Heidelburg Universities (Germany), Max Plank Institute (Gresden, Germany), Southern Illinois University (USA), Uttah State University (USA), Kent State University (USA), Louisiana State University (USA), University College of Dublin (Ireland), University Breman (Germany), Hamburg Technical University (Germany).
Students of Biotechnology undergo Summer Training in various Industries like IFB Agro Industries Ltd, Kalyani Breweries, Emami Ltd, Albert David Ltd, Pepsico India Ltd, Bengal Chemicals, Smithkline Consumer Products Ltd, Dey,s Medical, Dabour India, Sristi Biotech, Taj Sats etc and various Universities and Institute like CNCI, NIRJIFT, CU, JU etc.
Students of Biotechnology were placed in various industries like TCG Life Science (Formally Chembiotech International), Ranbaxy Ltd, Emami Ltd, UB Group, Sristi Biotech, Rakuten (Japan) and other reputed Software Company.