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Academic Programs

KL University offers 4 years Bachelor’s degree in Biotechnology Engineering and our courses are designed in Lecture-Tutorial-Practice-Skill (L-T-P-S) model to provide a comprehensive theoretical, practical, technical and skill based learning experience.

Undergraduate Program

Program Educational Objectives

Illustrate the importance of techniques in bioengineering. Illustrate practical application of various instrumentation methods in bioengineering sciences. Understand the importance of professional and ethical issues in human and animal health. Demonstrate the ability to work independently and in group in projects related to biosciences.

Program Outcomes

Knowledge of basic and advanced concepts and techniques in bioengineering sciences Practical and hands-on-training in various instrumentation methods and tools used in bioengineering Knowledge of the applications of specific technologies or approaches leading to the design of a method or formulation Knowledge of professional, ethical and societal issues in industry and research fields Knowledge of work plan and management strategies related to the Science and Technology which includes data interpretation, preparing report, compilation and submission

Program Specific Outcomes

1: Knowledge and hands on training to solve engineering and scientific problems.
2: Ability to work in interdisciplinary areas of science and technology towards industrial and academic research applications.

Curriculum (Short brief)

To be a globally renowned university, as per our vision, we need to produce quality products (graduates) into the market who have potential strengths to meet all the professional and personal challenges prevailing at global levels and who can serve in all the possible positions of their respective job domains and contribute towards holistic growth of their respective employment providers as well as the nation, world. The graduates must also possess cutting edge R&D skills in their domain areas. This, is exactly what has been framed into the University’s Mission and thereby the Mission has converged into the following Program Educational Objectives (PEO) which are best suited to Undergraduate Engineering programs, and are those that compliment the university vision, mission.
A. Practice engineering in a broad range of industrial, societal and real world applications.
B. Pursue advanced education, research and development, and other creative and innovative efforts in science, engineering, and technology, as well as other professional careers.
C. Conduct themselves in a responsible, professional, and ethical manner.
D. Participate as leaders in their fields of expertise and in activities that support service and economic development throughout the world. These PEO are designed to be attained by all the graduates within 3 to 5 years of their graduation.

“Biotechnology” a rewarding career

The biotech industry is experiencing a fast-paced growth in comparison to the previous years with the biopharma sector contributing about 62% of the total revenue.This is followed by bio-services(18%), bio-agri(15%), bio-industry(4%), and bio-informatics contributing (1%).Biotechnology has become a rewarding career, as the companies and research labs around the world are rising to the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic.

India features among the top 12 global biotech destinations and ranks third in the Asia-Pacific region.

Who should choose Biotechnology

Are you curious about deconstructing the basic building blocks of living organisms? Extensive research in a laboratory setting sound appealing to you?Do you like to apply molecular biology knowledge to develop new pharmaceuticals or biofuels?

If yes, then you Biotechnology is your forte

Why Biotech at K L University


  • Industry Oriented curriculum designed in collaboration with BIOCON academy.
  • Trailblazing sessions from Industry experts
  • Sophisticated labs with 24/7 access
  • Department funded through DST, DBT, ICMR for research projects
  • Student exchange and International Internships at AIT, Thailand & Harvard Medical School, USA
  • Online teaching by faculty from Dana Faber Cancer Institute, Boston, USA
  • Internships in core Biotech companies
  • 100% placements for eligible and registered students
  • Successful Student BioEntrepreneurs

UG Research opportunities

Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
Stem Cells
Biochemical and Bioprocess Engineering
Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
Algal biofuels
CO2 Mitigation
Lipid Biochemistry
Biological CO2 Sequestration
Plant Genetic Engineering
Marker Assisted Breeding
Molecular modeling Drug Designing
Genomics and proteomics
Molecular modeling Drug Designing
Pharmaceutical Biochemistry
Biomedical and Nanotechnology
Neuro Sciences

We offer 4 different types of B. Tech programs as per the student’s choice.

B. Tech Regular:

A student would be graduating with B. Tech Decree in Biotechnology if s/he could earn minimum of 170 + 5 credits, as stipulated in the curriculum of the respective department.

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B. Tech Honors

A student is eligible for B. Tech. Degree with Honors in Biotechnology, subject to the following criteria.

 a. S/he should have a CGPA of 8.5 or higher at the end of semester 4.

 b. S/he must earn 20 additional credits through advanced courses.

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B. Tech with Specializations

Department of Biotechnology offers specializations in

  • Genetic Engineering
  • Bioinformatics
  • Food & Industrial Bio-Technology
  • Medical Bio-Technology BT

B. Tech with Minor

A student is eligible for B. Tech. Degree with a Minor, subject to the following conditions

  • Successfully acquire 20 additional credits by registering into courses offered in the category of professional core from another department.
  • S/he should maintain a CGPA of 7.0 at the time of award of degree.

Postgraduate Program

The department of Biotechnology offers two years Master’s degree in the following areas of specialization.

  • M.Tech in Bio-Technology

Click here for the academic rules and regulations

Doctorate Degree

The department Biotechnology offers full time and part-time PhD programs for scholars on a diversified areas and it is one of the largest departments with 55+ Scholars registered for PhD program.


  • Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
  • Stem Cells
  • Biomaterials
  • Biochemical and Bioprocess Engineering
  • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
  • Algal biofuels
  • CO2 Mitigation
  • Lipid Biochemistry
  • Biological CO2 Sequestration
  • Plant Genetic Engineering
  • Marker Assisted Breeding
  • Molecular modeling Drug Designing
  • Genomics and proteomics
  • Molecular Neuro Sciences
  • Pharmaceutical Biochemistry
  • Biomedical and Nano Technology
  • Neuro Sciences

Click here for rules & regulations for PhD and curriculum of the pre-PhD.

Certificate Programs

Certificate programs strengthen the core Biotechnology skills as they constantly update the advancements in this field. The following are the certificate programs we offer to keep the student abreast of job related demands.

  • Molecular modeling & Drug design
  • Diagnostic Microbiology
  • Fermentation Technology
  • Physical Education
  • Communication and Soft

Academic Calendar

Department of ME has the most dynamic and robust academic calendar in the university. Please click here for the Academic Calendar for the year 2020-21

Academic Labs

Academic labs allow the students to explore the theory they learn in the class rooms. They can try, test, and evaluate the formulas, principles and equations practically and learn to apply them to meet the real-time challenges.

Find furnished below our academic labs, replicating the state of the art technology and innovation.

  • Biochemistry /Immunology
  • Microbiology
  • Plant Biotechnology
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Bioprocess /DSP
  • Bioinformatics
  • Animal Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry /Immunology


Department of Biotechnology has signed MoU with prestigious academic institutes of the globe. This is primarily meant for knowledge transfer & exchange.



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