School of Bio & Chemical Engineering


School of Bio and Chemical Engineering

The school comprises of Departments of Biotechnology, Bioinformatics, Biomedical Engineering and Chemical Engineering.

Department of Biotechnology

 The Department of Biotechnology was established in the year 2001. In 2009, the department established an integrated research lab CBIRD (Centre for Bio-resource Research and Development) to promote R&D activities. The department along with C-BIRD is continuously funded by various government agencies (DBT, DST and ICMR) to promote research actively. 

Department of Bioinformatics

 The Department of Bioinformatics was started in 2001. Currently the department has highly qualified faculty who have expertise in sequence analysis, computational  biology, molecular modeling & drug design, systems  biology etc. The department harbors excellent learning resources to cater the learning needs of the student. Active memorandums of understanding have paved way for ongoing collaborative research and student exchange programs with the Georgetown University, USA, YRG – CARE for HIV research and data analytics and consultation. 

Department of Biomedical Engineering

The Department of Biomedical Engineering was established in the year 2002 offering B.Tech, M.Tech and Ph.D., with a vision to develop professionals with an active clinical and industry partnership. The department shares the mission and vision of the institution for impairing quality education to the graduate students. The  department has well equipped laboratories to enable the students and the scholars to pursue in-house research. The department has a committed, highly motivated and research oriented scholarly faculty team. The main objective is to bring the professionals with various aspects of in depth knowledge to suit today’s competitive world.

Department of Chemical Engineering

Department of Chemical Engineering was established in the year 1995 wit introduction to research programs in 2002.The department offers undergraduate,post graduate ,M.S. and Ph.D. programmes in various thrust areas in both Chemical Engineering and Environmental Engineering.The department has undertaken various sponsored and development projects funded by IGCAR,ISRO and MNRE.