B.Sc. is an undergraduate program. Biotechnology is a area of applied biology that includes the use of living organisms and bio procedure in medicine, engineering, technology and other fields requiring by-products. Biotechnology program usually contains three academic year course and the syllabus for the course is also divided into three years. This course imparts on part time basis by certain institutes. Bachelor of Biotechnology is an important one that provides a lot of career scopes to the applicants after its completion.

B.Sc. in Biotechnology is the course that we will be analyzing in this article. course duration, career prospects and advantages of pursuing this course. Without wasting time, let us get started with basic details regarding B.Sc. in Biotechnology.


The candidates should complete their 10+2 or its equivalent exam in Science stream with Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Approx Fee Structure:  Generally, B.Sc. Biotechnology  is very economical and some colleges offer fee of 10,000-15,000 per semester and some colleges will be charging according to their pattern.

Course Duration: B.Sc. Biotechnology is a three year degree course.

Career path after this course: After completing BSc biotechnology distance education one can have a better career path by doing BSc Biotechnology distance education in such areas: Research and bio processing industry, chemical, pharmaceutical industry, agro industries etc. One can draw20, 000 amount per month in their starting career and can go high further.
Course Details: B.Sc. Biotechnology Distance Education refers to the technique which uses living beings and their products create and modify the product to get better plants or animals, or to expand microorganisms for exact uses.

List of universities: Here is a list of some universities for which we endow career guidance

Ques-1 Is this University approved by UGC?
Ans-1 Yes, Sikkim Manipal and Periyar University are UGC approved government universities.
Ques-2 Is my course valid for government or private job applications?
Ans-2 These Universities are government approved your certificates are valid in all the private organizations and can be attested by government organizations.
Ques-3 Is my degree or certificate valid for abroad Study or Jobs?
Ans-3 Yes, it is valid both for study and job abroad as well.
Ques-4 How to Apply for this course?
Ans-4 Students can apply online and offline in both the ways.In online processing seekers can directly mail us their documents such as 10th & 12th marks sheet with ID and address proof and we will call them.They can also fill the application form online and directly mail us their documents with their fee payment via online transactions, Demand Draft etc. and there after they will be enrolled for the course.For offline procedure or more details students can directly visit to our centre.
Ques-5 Can I pay fee in installment?
Ans-5 Yes, You can pay your fee installment semester wise.
Ques-6 What will be my exam mode?
Ans-6 All the examinations will be held in offline mode on related centres.
Course Curriculum:
Ist sem
Chemistry (Organic and Physical)
Biochemistry – I
Biology of Plants
Biology of Invertebrates
Biology of Chordates
Communication Skills in English
IInd sem
Basics of IT and Windows based applications
Biochemistry – II
Cell Biology
Practical – I – Cell Biology & Biochemistry
IIIrd sem
Introduction to Biotechnology and Bioinformatics
Biostatistics and Mathematics
VIth sem
Molecular Biology
Molecular Genetics
Practical – II – Genetics and Microbiology
Vth sem
Developmental Biology
Cell and Tissue Culture
Plant and Animal Biotechnology
Environmental Biotechnology
VIth sem
Medical Biotechnology
Industrial Biotechnology
Bioethics and IPR
Practical – III – Immunology and Molecular Biology
B.Sc. Biotechnology Job Types


  • Territory Manager – Genomics Business Development
  • Assistant Manager – Marketing Biotech
  • Research Associate in-vitro Biology
  • Manager/Deputy Manager/Assistant Manager – Process/ Biotech
  • Marketing Manager – Domestic
  • Sales Officer – Institutional Sales
  • Assistant Research Analyst
  • Sales Manager – Lab
  • Analyst – Biotech Product
  • Research Associate – Cancer Biology

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