Programs Offered


Biotechnology is an interdisciplinary program with life sciences, chemical engineering and bioprocesses. The students are educated with the industrial processes which evolve into bioproducts using chemical engineering tools to design process equipments and optimize for effective production. The curriculum explains the use of living cells in bioprocesses along with their biochemical properties to be engineered in life sciences papers.


Name of the programDuration of the courseCategory
B.Tech. BiotechnologyFour yearsFull time
M.Tech. BiotechnologyTwo yearsFull time
B.Sc. Genetics and MicrobiologyThree yearsFull time
M.Sc. BiotechnologyTwo yearsFull time
M.Sc. Biomedical GeneticsTwo yearsFull time
Ph.D. BiotechnologyThree yearsFull Time & Part Time


Name of the programEligibility
B.Tech. BiotechnologyA pass in 10+2 or equivalent examination with 50 % marks aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (or) A pass in 10+2 or equivalent examination with 50% marks aggregate in Physics, Chemistry and Biology / Zoology / Botany / Computer Science.
B.Tech. Biotechnology Lateral Entry in Second YearQualifying Diploma with a minimum of 50 % of marks (cumulative) or B.Sc. with a minimum aggregate of 50 % of marks in Part-III Diploma in Chemical Engineering / Instrumentation / Food Technology / Pharmaceutical Technology / B.Sc. Life Sciences / Physics / Chemistry / Microbiology / Biotechnology /Biochemistry or Equivalent Diploma / B.Sc. Degree
M.Tech. Biotechnology Qualifying Degree or Equivalent with a minimum aggregate of 60% of marks B.Tech. Biotechnology / Bioinformatics / Chemical Engineering / Food Processing Engineering / B.Pharm. / M.Sc. Life Sciences with Mathematics subject or Equivalent
M.Sc. BiotechnologyB.Sc. Life Sciences (Botany / Zoology / Biochemistry / Microbiology /Biotechnology) with minimum of 50% in the concerned discipline or Equivalent
Ph.D. BiotechnologyM-Tech / M.Sc Biotechnology, Life Sciences

Admissions Contact

The Head of the Department
Department of Biotechnology, Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, Karunya Nagar, Coimbatore-641114, Tamil Nadu, India
E-mail : [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]
Tel : 0422- 2614472, Mobile : 9487846639