Department of Bioinformatics


Courses offered: M.Sc Bioinformatics,M Phil,PhD.

Nature of Course: Semester Scheme for M.Sc. program

Duration: 4 Semesters (2 years) for M.Sc. program

Intake: 20+10 (Payment) for M.Sc. program


    Bachelor’s degree in Life Sciences (including Agriculture, Pharmacy and Fishery), Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Computer Applications, Bio-chemistry, Biology, BCA, Microbiology, BE/B.Tech in Biotechnology with minimum of 50% aggregate marks (40% in case of SC/ST/Cat-1 & 45% for OBC candidates) from any recognized University.

Dr. Joy
Designation  Coordinator, Department of Bioinformatics    
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Telephone No (Office)  08352-229125
Faculty Details
Name Qualification Specialization Designation Profile
Dr. Babu R. Lamani MSc., MPhil, PhD Cancer Biology, drug discovery & molecular biology  Asst. Professor
Dr. Joy Hoskeri M.Sc., Ph.D Proteomics and Bioinformatics Asst. Professor


To empower women through the development of computational skills & analytical skills required to excel in the field of “life science"


  • To make students globally competent by training them on advanced techniques through state-of-the-art facilities.
  • Facilitating skill based training in computational and statistical techniques for biological data analysis.
  • Enable students to efficiently involve themselves in data ware housing and data mining.
  • To familiarize and train students on all biological databases along with on-line and many advanced off-line biomolecular data analysis softwares.
  • To provide basic to core biological knowledge to relate biological information on gene function and protein structure/function with sequence and genome.
  • To enable students to work on platforms like Drug designing, Molecular Docking, Chemoinformatics, NGS data analysis, Microarray data analysis etc.
  • To deliver ICT enabled teaching and learning.


 Department of Bioinformatics is enriched with the state-of-the-art classroom and laboratory facilities to train students on advanced techniques in order to make them competent.

  • BIF center for regular trainings and workshops (established under the assistance of DBT, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt. of India).
  • Wet lab with equipments like RT-PCR, PCR, HPLC, GC-MS, FT-IR, Bio-Rad Electrophoresis and SDS-PAGE Units, UV-Vis Spectrophotometer, Gel Documentation Unit, Deep Freezers etc.
  • Animal Cell Culture facility, Plant Tissue Culture facility, Molecular and cell biology facility.
  • Digital classroom with sound system for ICT based teaching.
  • Sufficient number of Books in the library.
  • Studentship stipend through BIF-DBT during 4th semester for completing project.

Career Opportunities:

        Bioinformatics offers excellent job opportunities in Clinical research, Pharmaceutical, Biopharmaceuticals, IT, R and D Labs,  Agriculture, Medicine, Industries, Entrepreneurship and Education.


  • Department is recognized as National Facility Center by DBT for training in Bioinformatics.
  • 80% of the are recruited in clinical research labs, bio labs and IT industries
  • 02 PhD’s are awarded in 2013-14, 02 have submitted for award in 2014-15 and 03 students are preserving PhD.
Coordinator, Department of Bioinformatics
Phone: 08352 – 229125 (O)