Bachelor of Science in biotechnology is a 3 year undergraduate degree program.

About the Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology Program

The Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology program integrates biology and technology, focusing on the manipulation of living organisms to develop products and solutions for various industries. Students delve into areas such as genetic engineering, bioinformatics, pharmaceuticals, agriculture, and environmental science. The curriculum emphasizes hands-on laboratory experience, research projects, and interdisciplinary coursework to prepare students for careers in biotechnology research, development, and innovation. Graduates are equipped with the knowledge and skills to address complex challenges in fields like healthcare, food production, renewable energy, and environmental conservation.

Career prospects

A Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology opens doors to diverse career opportunities across various sectors. Graduates can pursue roles such as:

  1. Biotechnologist: Conducting research and development in laboratories to develop new products and processes.
  2.  
  3. Pharmaceutical Scientist: Working in pharmaceutical companies to develop drugs and vaccines.
  4.  
  5. Genetic Counselor: Providing guidance and support to individuals and families regarding genetic disorders and testing.
  6.  
  7. Quality Control Analyst: Ensuring the quality and safety of biotechnological products through testing and analysis.
  8.  
  9. Environmental Scientist: Studying the impact of biotechnology on the environment and developing sustainable solutions.
  10.  
  11. Agricultural Scientist: Improving crop yield and quality through genetic modification and biotechnological interventions.
  12.  
  13. Biomedical Engineer: Designing and developing medical devices and equipment for diagnosis and treatment.
  14.  
  15. Bioinformatics Specialist: Analyzing biological data using computational tools and algorithms.
  16.  
  17. Regulatory Affairs Specialist: Ensuring compliance with regulations and guidelines in biotechnological research and development.
  18.  
  19. Research Associate: Assisting senior researchers in conducting experiments and analyzing data in academic or industrial settings.

These roles offer opportunities for professional growth and advancement in fields such as healthcare, agriculture, pharmaceuticals, environmental science, and biotechnology research. Graduates of the Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology program are well-prepared to contribute to advancements in science and technology, addressing global challenges and improving quality of life.

Program Details
Composition Name
Affiliation
Sigma University
Approvals
AICTE, New Delhi & UGC, New Delhi
Duration
03 Years
Eligibility for Admission
• Candidate shall have passed Higher Secondary Examination (Grade 12) or equivalent stage of education
• Diploma Engineering holder will be eligible for admission in Semester-IV of the B.Tech Program and will be considered as D2D admission
Admission Schedule
As per the directives of Admission Committee. Usually from May to October every year.
How to Apply?
Start Date
July 2024
College / Campus
Faculty of Science, Sigma University Vadodara.
Shifts (Working hours)
10: 00 am to 05:00 pm
Intake capacity
60

Curriculum

Sem Course Code Course Name Theory (T) Tutorial (T) Practical (P) Hrs Credit Detail Syllabus
I
1BST01
Molecular Biology
3
0
2
5
4
I
1BSB01
Inroduction to Biochemistry
3
0
2
5
4
I
1BSB03
Introduction to Microbiology
3
0
2
5
4
I
1BSB04
Physics - I
3
0
2
5
4
I
1BST02
Laboratory techniques in Biotechnology
2
0
0
2
2
I
1BES01
Environmental Science & Sustainable Development
2
0
0
2
2
I
1BCS01
Basic Communication Skills
2
0
0
2
2
I
1NCC01/1NSS01/1SPO01
NCC/NSS/Sports - I
0
0
2
2
0
18
0
10
28
22
Sem Course Code Course Name Theory (T) Tutorial (T) Practical (P) Hrs Credit Detail Syllabus
II
2BSB01
Genetics
3
0
2
5
4
II
2BSB02
Cell Biology
3
0
2
5
4
II
2BSB03
Industrial Microbiology
3
0
2
5
4
II
2BSB04
Physics - II
3
0
2
5
4
II
2BSB05
Instrumentation and Analytical Techniques
2
0
0
2
2
II
2BOA01
Office Automation Tools
0
0
4
4
2
II
2BAC01
Advance Communication Skills
2
0
0
2
2
II
2NCC01/2NSS01/2SPO01
NCC/NSS/Sports - II
0
0
2
2
0
16
0
14
30
22

Advantage At Sigma

Research Opportunities
Campus Life and Extracurricular Activities
Alumni Network
Supportive Learning Environment
Interdisciplinary approach for holistic learning
State-of-the-Art Facilities

Admission Procedure

Visit www.sigmauniversity.ac.in or you may visit the Admission Office at Sigma University, Vadodara.

OR

To secure admission for the B.sc program at Sigma University, Vadodara through the Admission Committee for Professional Courses (ACPC) in the state of Gujarat, please follow the given process:

ACPC Registration: Visit the official website of ACPC (https://gujacpc.admissions.nic.in/) and register yourself as a candidate. Fill in the required details accurately and submit the registration form.

Choice Filling: After successful registration, you will be provided with login credentials. Log in to the ACPC portal and fill in your preferred choices of diploma courses and colleges, with Sigma University as your desired institution.

Document Verification: Once the choice-filling period is over, ACPC will announce a schedule for document verification. Visit the designated help centers with the necessary documents, including your educational certificates, ID proof, and category certificate (if applicable).

Merit List and Seat Allotment: ACPC will release a merit list based on your choices and the availability of seats. If you are selected, you will be allotted a seat at Sigma University, or any other preferred institute based on your rank and availability.

Fee Payment and Confirmation: Upon seat allotment, you need to pay the requisite admission fee to confirm your seat at Sigma University. Follow the instructions provided by ACPC for fee payment and complete the process within the specified time frame.

Reporting to the Institute: After fee payment, report to Sigma University as per the schedule provided by ACPC. Carry all the necessary documents, including the admission fee receipt, for verification and completing the admission formalities.

It is important to note that the admission process may vary slightly from year to year. Therefore, it is advisable to regularly check the official ACPC website and Sigma University’s admission portal for updates and specific instructions related to the current admission cycle.

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