top central universities in India

Biotechnology is a new course of Life science subject that becomes more popular than the other subjects of Life Science. But its course fees are very high in private, deemed universities and other institutes because Biotechnology is a practical-based interdisciplinary subject that needs good capital to invest in its laboratories and facilities for studies. The average course fees are is 2 to 3 lakh per year that is much high for normal students.

Students want to study this course from the best universities but a maximum of them are private or deemed universities. So here we provide the list of the top 10 central universities in India for Biotechnology studies that provide quality education at low fees. They also provide good placement to the students after completing this course.

In India, there are currently 54 central universities, not all central universities offer Biotechnology courses. Here we give the details of central universities that offer various Biotechnology courses. Students should take admission in top-ranking central universities because only top-ranking central universities provide good placements to the students in the industries.

Advantages of Studying at Central University

There are lots of advantages to studying from the central universities for the students. Some of them listed below.

  • Central universities well established and known by everyone in the academic or industry field.
  • Central universities get more fund from the central government so there is no issue with getting scholarships or fund for projects running in the universities.
  • Central universities have good infrastructure, well-developed labs, libraries, and space for educational and other activities.
  • Professors do not use regional languages during lecture generally that is good for other states students.
  • Admission is through central level exams so the best quality of students gets admission in the universities.
  • Courses fees are less than the private or deemed universities that are very helpful for poor background students.

List of Top 10 Central Universities in India for Biotechnology Course

Here we listed central universities name with the offered Biotechnology courses. Many universities also offer courses like Bioinformatics, Genetic engineering, Molecular Biology, Agriculture Biotechnology, Medical Biotechnology and so on but we listed only those universities name that offers core Biotechnology course.

1. Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

Jawaharlal Nehru University is a very popular public central university in New Delhi. It was established in 1966 by the government of India. It was in the first six universities that initiate a postgraduate Biotechnology program in 1985. It has a good placement and quality education track record. It offers the following Biotechnology courses.

  • M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • Ph.D. Biotechnology

2. University Of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

The University of Hyderabad was founded in 1974 as a Central University. Its Institute of Life science is a public-private partnership initiative that offers lots of Biotechnology courses which is also known as Dr. Reddy's Institute of Life Sciences. It provides good placement of Biotechnology scholars in the Biotechnology companies. It offers the following Biotechnology courses.

  • M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • Ph.D. Biotechnology

3. Tezpur University, Tezpur

It is a Central University situated in Tezpur, Assam, which is established in 1994. It’s Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (MBBT) was established on July 24, 1997. It offers the following Biotechnology courses.

  • Integrated M.Sc. Bioscience and Bioinformatics
  • M.Sc. Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
  • Ph.D. Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

4. Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi

Banaras Hindu University (BHU) is a public central university which is situated in Varanasi and was established in 1916. Its School of Biotechnology was established in 1986. It offers the following Biotechnology courses.

  • M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • Ph.D. Biotechnology

5. Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) is a public central university of Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh. It was established in 1875 as the Muhammadan Anglo-Oriental College. It became a university in 1920. It offers the following Biotechnology courses.

  • M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • Ph.D. Biotechnology

6. Pondicherry University, Pondicherry

Pondicherry University (PU) is a central university that is situated in Kalapet, Pondicherry. Its Biotechnology department was established in the year 1992. It offers the following Biotechnology courses.

  • M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • P.G. Diploma in Biotechnology
  • Ph.D. Biotechnology

7. Central University of Rajasthan, Ajmer

The Central University of Rajasthan is situated in Ajmer, Rajasthan. This central university was established in 2009 and started its academic session in 2009-10 with two PG programs. Its Department of Biotechnology established under the School of Life Sciences in July 2011. It offers the following Biotechnology courses.

  • Integrated M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • Ph.D. Biotechnology

8. Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar

Formal Sagar University or the University of Saugor is now known as Dr. Hari Singh Gour University that is a Central University in the Sagar district of Madhya Pradesh. It was founded on 18 July 1946. Its Department of Biotechnology was established in the year 2001-02 under the Faculty of Science. It offers the following Biotechnology courses.

  • M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • Ph.D. Biotechnology

9. Mizoram University, Aizwal

Mizoram University is a central university situated in Aizawl and established in the year 2001. Its School of Life Sciences was founded in the year 2005 that offers various Biotechnology courses.

  • M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • M.Phil Biotechnology
  • Ph.D. Biotechnology

10. University Of Allahabad, Prayagraj

The University of Allahabad is a public central university situated in Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh. It was established in the year 1887. It has no specific department of Biotechnology but it offers the Ph.D. in Biotechnology course under its Faculty of Science.

  • Ph.D. Biotechnology

Note: 

  • The above list of top 10 central universities are based on the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) data for the year 2020. NIRF is approved by the Minister of Human Resource Development (MHRD) in 2015. 
  • For the current admission process, fees, placement records, and other queries please visit the relevant institute’s websites

Post a Comment

Previous Post Next Post