Department of Biotechnology was started in 2002 with B.Sc. double main undergraduate program with Biotechnology and Botany as two major subjects under self financing stream. M.Sc. program was started in 2004. The department is well equipped with the all necessary instruments and research facilities. The department has young, enthusiastic and well qualified faculty members actively involved in research and teaching activities. The department has been encouraging the students to independently think as well as implement research ideas. The Department focuses on imparting quality education and providing an excellent research environment through its ongoing programs. It imparts training for students to make them competent, motivated academicians and scientists. The department has developed extensive infrastructure facility to support the ongoing teaching and research initiatives.