Bachelor in Science - BioTechnology

About the course

B.Sc. Biotechnology is a three-year degree programme based on Choice Based Credit System (CBCS). The CBCS provides an opportunity for the students to choose courses from the prescribed courses comprising core, elective or skill based courses. The curriculum of B.Sc. Biotechnology is based on UGC recommended syllabus offering Generic electives, Skill enhancement courses,  Discipline centric courses in addition to core courses.

Program Highlights

This meticulously structured programme offers a strong interdisciplinary base in Biological, Chemical, and Physical Sciences and prepare students  to apply technological solutions in the area of modern biotechnological applications.​

This program prepares the students with an analytical mindset for employment opportunities in industry as well as for research programmes.

Program Outcomes

  • Students will gain and apply knowledge of scientific concepts such as  molecular biology, genetics, microbiology, Biochemistry and bioinformatics  to solve problems related to the field of Biotechnology.

  • Students will be able to design, perform experiments, analyze and interpret data for investigating complex problems in biotechnology and related fields.

  • Students will be able to design and develop sustainable solutions to major environmental problems by applying appropriate biotechnological tools.

  • Students will be able to demonstrate learning skills to work as a team in a multidisciplinary environment.

  • Students will be able to demonstrate effective writing and oral communication skills.

  • Students will have knowledge and understanding of norms and ethics in the field of Biotechnology

 

Admission Criteria

(A) No. of Seats:

  • B.Sc (Bio-Technology) : 60 Seats

(B) Qualifying Exam

10 + 2 (Science) or Equivalent

(C) Mode of Admission

Merit Based

(D) Eligibility for Admission:

  • Candidate must have passed 12th or equivalent (Science Stream) Examination from a recognized Board securing a minimum of 45% marks in the aggregate in these subjects (40% for SC/ST/OBC non-creamy layer/PD/EBC).

  • Applicants with 12th or equivalent from international schools affiliated to foreign boards like IGCSE(International General Certificate for Secondary Education)and IB (International Baccalaureate) can apply, they have to submit equivalence certificate of Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi.

(E) Registration Fee:

The registration fee for submitting online application form is Rs. 500/- (Rupees Five Hundred Only), which is to be paid online

(F) Selection Process:

  • Direct admission for 55% and above at qualifying exam. No need to appear for test. In case, applications of students securing 55% and above at HSC are more than the seats available, merit list would be put up based on HSC marks obtained in the aggregate.​

  • For students below 55% HSC marks, merit list based on online test and HSC %. Merit List would be prepared based on % marks at HSC and Online test; 60:40. (60% weightage of HSC marks and 40% weightage of Online test)

  • Online test comprising MCQ based on Gen aptitude, Numerical skills & English. Sample papers will be available on our website.

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GSFC University is recognized under the Gujarat Private University (Second Amendment) Act, 2014 and is established by the GSFC Education Society - an initiative of Gujarat State Fertilizers and Chemicals Ltd.

Our educational abode dwells on the philosophy of "Buddhi Gyanen Shudhayanti”. It means purification of mind and intellect through knowledge, which is vital to human life.

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P. O. Fertilizernagar,

Vadodara-391750, Gujarat,

INDIA

Last updated on : 10    Dec 2019

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