Department of Biotechnology



Biotechnology is an interdisciplinary field merging biology, chemistry, bio process and biochemical engineering.

Its primary focus is manipulating living organisms for industrial, medical, agricultural, and environmental applications.

Biotechnology curriculum provides a strong foundation in the areas of microbiology, cell biology, biochemistry, and bioprocess engineering. It ensures that students gain a hands-on skillset applicable to scaling technologies between laboratory, pilot, and commercial facilities.

The advanced courses in genetic engineering, bioinformatics, genomics, proteomics, and analytical instrumentation prepare the graduates for a variety of career opportunities, including higher studies and research.

Our Vision

The KLE Tech – Department of Biotechnology will excel and lead in education, research and innovation in Biotechnology contributing to the evolving needs of the society.

Our Mission

  • 1

    To provide an excellent educational experience to undergraduate students of Biotechnology through quality teaching, relevant curriculum and effective research experience that enables students to become leaders in their chosen field
  • 2

    To provide scholarly, vibrant learning and research environment that enables to achieve personal and professional development
  • 3

    To cater to the societal needs and serve the communities at local, national and international levels combined with a deep awareness of ethical responsibilities to profession and society