Department of Biotechnology in JUW was established in 2012.

Biotechnology is the technology based science that uses living systems to make beneficial products to improve the live and health of human beings. It is basically the science for human welfare. Biotechnology also uses genetic engineering techniques to improve the characters of living organism.

Our Vision

  • To be a department of excellence in the field of biotechnology.
  • To nurture world-class graduates with a potential to innovate, invent and distribute knowledge.
  • To impart quality education for lifelong professional growth and a wide range of  career opportunity in the field of product processing and marketing.
  • To create awareness towards socio-ethical implications of potentials of biotechnology.

Our Mission

  • To maintain regular updating of the course curriculum to serve the needs of academia and industry.
  • To initiate multi-disciplinary programs through academia-industry interface with special emphasis on implementation of bioprocess design.
  • To emphasize on recent trends in bioengineering through organization of conferences, symposia, workshops.
  • To start dedicate Postgraduate Programmes (M.S, PhD Programme).
  • To manage Faculty development programme.


For BS:

  • Intermediate with 55% and above

For M.phil:

  • GAT with 50% score.

Career Opportunities for Biotechnology graduates

  • Pharamaceutical Industries
  • Food Industries
  • Textile Industries
  • Agriculture and Fisheries