Department of Biotechnology

Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad




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Our vision is to foster a world-class teaching environment and state-of-the- art facilities for cutting-edge biotechnology research to drive an academic space that is dedicated to cultivating innovative opportunities and systemwide collaboration for discovery beyond boundaries. Our mission is to accelerate as an outstanding educational hub with an equal emphasis on excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement. We are committed to the utmost professional and academic standards to ensure intellectual excellence and to create a global impact by transmitting advanced knowledge. We aspire to value the highest academic and professional integrity, scientific ethics, and excellence in teaching and research to realize the full potential of biotechnology. We promote equality and empower our students, staff, and faculty to achieve intellectual rigor, academic leadership, and global recognition to best serve the nation and society.



Latest News


Biotech Ph.D. admission: January 2024 Session. Click here for more information

List of candidates provisionally selected for Ph.D. admission: July 2023 Session. Click here for more information

Direct PhD Admission for Meritorious Students from Centrally Funded Institutions in the Biotech Dept. Click here for more information

List of Selected and Waitlisted candidates for admission in M.Tech Medical Biotechnology July 2023 (Self-sponsored category). Click here for more information

Hands-on lab training in Biotechnology /Bioinformatics. Click here for Brochure




Prof. Rajakumara Eerappa's sgroup's recent article titled 'PAR recognition by PARP1 regulates DNA-dependent activities and independently stimulates catalytic activity of PARP’ was not only selected for a cover page but also the editor's choice. In addition, this seminal article has been used to promote the new issue of the Federation of European Biochemical Societies (FEBS) journal on Linkedin and Twitter. Please Click here

Visit of the honorable Departmental Advisory Committee, August 1 - 2, 2023 . Please Click here

Dr.Indranil Malik has been appointed as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biotechnology.

Congratulations to Dr. Sandipan Ray for getting elected as an Executive Committee member of the Indian Society for Chronobiology (InSC)

Dr. Abhishek Subramanian in collaboration with Computer Science and Engineering and Artifical Engineering Departments, IIT Hyderabad has conducted ACM summer school on the topic "Algorithmic techniques in computational biology". 14th June 2023 – 24th June 2023

Talk By: Dr. Benu Brata Das, Professor in the School of Biological Sciences at IACS (Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science), Kolkata, India

Title: Dr. Benu Brata Das, Professor in the School of Biological Sciences at IACS (Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science), Kolkata, India

Date: 20/06/2023

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