Department of Bio-Technology

  • The Department was established in the year 2007, with efforts of then Vice chancellor and Expert in Biotechnology Prof. Geetha Bali and  currently offers B.Sc and M.Sc courses  in Biotechnology
  • National and International collaborations such as Karnataka University (Dharwad), BLDE University (Vijayapura), University of Horticulture Science (Bagalkot). BioBijapur  Pvt Ltd (Vijayapura), Cytxon Pvt Ltd (Hubli),  Norfolk State University (USA).
Contact Details: 
Dr.Joy Hosakeri
Coordinator & Assistant Professor.
Ph.No: 7795122960
  • To empower the women through imparting  knowledge, that will provide solutions to environmental, industrial, agricultural and health based problems and achieving excellence in Biotechnology.


  • Facilitating to learn fundamental  and applied  concepts of  biotechnology
  • Providing opportunity to carryout minor research project and  giving exposure  to cutting edge technologies .
  • Creating an environment for overall imparting the knowledge  in various aspects of biotechnology and moving them as experts in the field of Biotechnology


  • To create an enabling learning environment in order to foster a knowledge pool and research.
  • To foster students with theoretical, practical and industrial knowledge to make them employable and industry ready.
  • To promote students and faculty exchange with esteemed research. Institute.
  • Establish state of the art research facility in the department.


Sl.No Course Duration Eligibility Intake Career Options Syllabus
1 M.Sc. 02 Years / 4 Semesters Any Degree of in Life Science and Medical Science Merit + Payment Bioinformatics offers excellent job  opportunities in Clinical  research, Pharmaceutical, Biopharmaceuticals, IT(R & D) Labs, Agriculture, Medicine, Industries, Teaching, Research assistants, Entrepreneurship and Education, Higher education, Healthcare and Intellectual property rights agencies, Knowledge processing and Clinical data management. View


Sl.No   Name & Designation Qualification Specialization Contact Details Resume

Dr. Babu R L

Designation: Assistant Professor

M.Sc., Ph.D,PDF Cancer Biology, drug discovery & molecular biology


Ph.No: 9535990125





  • Wet Lab with equipments like PCR, HPLC, Electrophoresis, Water Purifier, Refrigerated centrifuge Gel Dock, Incubator, Shakers, Spectrophotometer etc
  • Digital Classroom with sound system.
  • Sufficient number of Books in the Library.
  • Lecture Based: The entire course is lecture based programme with interactive mode, Chalk  and talk, using ICT, study material. Seminars are conducted and monitored by the teachers.
  • Field Visit: Students visits are arranged to local institutes/ industries such as, wine industry (Vijayapura), CCRI
  • Project Based: Compulsory project work leading to dissertation to all the Fourth Semester students.
  • Study Tour: Mandatory study tour is conducted for fourth semester students to gain more updated and practical knowledge.