WHAT IS BIOTECHNOLOGY?

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Oct 23, 2013 (3 years and 10 months ago)

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General
Definition

On a broad sense and origin it was

‘The application of technology to improve a biological organism’


The detailed definition is

‘The application of the technology to modify the biological
function of an organism by adding genes from another organism’

WHAT IS BIOTECHNOLOGY?

SO MODIFY THE DEFINITION !!!!

AREAS OF BIOTECHNOLOGY

FOOD

INDUSTRIAL

BIOMEDICAL

ANIMALS

HEALTHCARE

ENVIRONMENT

BIOINFORMATICS

PLANTS AND AGRI

Nutraceuticals

Biopharmaceuticals

Biofuels

Tissue Scaffolds

Transgenics

Bulk Chemicals

Waste treatment

Sequence Alignment

BIOTECHNOLOGY FIELD

COMPLEX INTERDISCIPLINARY KIND

FUNDAMENTAL LIFE SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGY GO HAND
-
IN
-
HAND

BIOTECHNOLOGY THRUST AREAS

BIOPROCESS TECHNOLOGY

SCIENCE

PROCESS
ENGINEERING&TECHNOLOGY
APPROACH

BIOTECHNOLOGY

=
CHEMISTRY

+
BIOLOGY

+

ENGINEERING

B.Sc. Course


B.E. Course




Fundamental & Applied
Science Approach


Includes
theory and
practical
training
in the subjects like
-

Biochemistry

Microbiology

Molecular Biology

Cell biology

Genetic engineering etc.

It involves methodologies like
devising some metabolic
pathway, improving the
organism for some product
etc.


Process Technology
Approach


Includes
theory and
practical
training in
the subjects like
-

Amalgamation of Engineering sciences
like Fluid Mechanics, Transport
Phenomena, Thermodynamics, Process
& Reaction Engineering and

Microbial &
Cell
Culture Processes,
Protein Engineering Genetic
engineering,
Immunotechnology

etc.

It
involves large scale production
processes, providing solutions to
problems related to design and
operation for biological
system.



B.Sc. Course


Job
Opportunities



Research
Scientist


Medical Laboratory


Scientist


Forensic
Scientist


Academics


Scientific
Journalist

B.E. Course



Job Opportunities




Production
Trainee Engineer


Production Manager


Process Research
Engineer


Process Design Engineer


Bioinformatics Program
Developer


IPR Consultant


Academics


Business and Technology
Consultant


Scientific Journalist




SCOPE IN THE INDUSTRIES


MORE THAN 200 BIOTECH COMPANIES & 30 BIOTECHNOLOGY CLUSTERS
ARE IN INDIA



CREATING LARGE NUMBER OF JOBS AND MANY ARE PROJECTED FOR
NEXT FIVE YEARS

Dr. REDDY’S LAB

PIRAMAL ENTERPRISE

CIPLA

RANBAXY

EMCURE

DABUR RESEARCH FOUNDATION

HINDUSTAN UNILEVER

VENKATESHWARA HATCHERIES

BIOCON

SERUM INSTITUTE OF INDIA
RELIANCE LIFE SCIENCES

PANACEA BIOTECH

SHANTHA BIOTECH

BHARAT BIOTECH

LUPIN

WOCKHARDT

MAJOR PLAYERS

Course

Company

Area of Work

Number

of
students placed

B.E.

D. D.
Enterprises

Pune

Reactor Design
and

troubleshooting

3

M.E.


D. D.
Enterprises

Pune

Reactor Design
and

troubleshooting

1

M.E.

Premier
Biosoft


Indore

Bioinformatics
Scientist

2

Current on Campus Placements

Besides this there are off
-
campus placements like Indian Army (1) ,

P & G (1) , Hindustan Unilever (3) and some are in queue

Academic
Year

GATE

qualified

Pursuing


M Tech / ME in
India

Pursuing MS/PhD
Abroad

2012
-
13

11

Yet to be admitted

Yet to be admitted


2011
-
12

7

More than 21

1

2010
-
11

17

31

1

2009
-
10

8

41

8

2008
-
09

5

36

9

Higher Studies

Distinguished Alumni

Name of Alumnus

Passing
Year

Current

Status

Ranjeet

Patil


2005
-
06

Process Engineer,
Milipore

(USA)


Aparna

Chavare

2005
-
06


Last phase of PhD (Biochemical Engg.), IIT Mumbai

Sarat

Pudi

2005
-
06

Downstream Processing

,
Lonza

Biotech Ltd. (USA)

Ruturaj

Masvekar

2005
-
06

Pursuing PhD (Neuroscience
, USA)

Vidyut

Kalwit

2006
-
07

R&D,
Biocon

Ltd., Bangalore

Sangram

Yadav

2006
-
07

Upstream Processing,
Lonza

Biotech Ltd. (USA)

Anirudhha

Sahasrabuddhe

2006
-
07


Pursuing PhD (Ohio State University,

USA)

Sandip

More

2006
-
07

Senior executive,
Biocon

Ltd., Bangalore. (QA)

Anup

Kulkarni

2006
-
07

PhD in

Cancer Glasgow University, Scotland
OUR FACULTY

Name of Alumnus

Passing
Year

Current

Status

Chitan

Dave

2007
-
08

MBA, IIM, Ranchi

Amit

Watharkar

2007
-
08

Senior executive,
Biocon

Ltd., Bangalore. (QA)

Vidhi

Khandelwal

2008
-
09

Scientist,
Boehringer

Ingelheim

Products (USA)

Arun

Prakash

Mishra

2008
-
09

PhD, Centre for Cellular and molecular Biology (CCMB) ,
Hyderabad

Rucha

Joshi

2008
-
09

Pursuing PhD (Tissue Engineering), Purdue University,

USA

Priyanka

Padwal

2009
-
10

PhD (Biochemical
Engg
.), IIT Mumbai

Kushal

Satpute

2009
-
10

PhD (Biochemical
Engg
.), IIT Mumbai

Omkar

Shinde

2010
-
11

M.Tech

(Biochemical
Engg
. & Biotech),IIT
Kharagpur

ELIGIBILITY FOR THE ADMISSION


12
th

MHT
-
CET /AIEEE with Biology as compulsory subject
(PCMB Group)

THANK YOU

CONTACT US

Dr. (Mrs.) M. M.
Pillai

Prof & Head

Department of Biotechnology Engineering

KIT’s College of Engineering, Kolhapur.


E
-
mail


mmpillai_gerontol@rediffmail.com


Contact No.


9822213859,9975439495