Biotechnology > M.Tech. - Biotechnology

M.Tech(Biotechnology)- Stands for Master of Technology (Biotechnology). Typically, M.Tech(Biotechnology) is a two year course, minimum eligibility for which is a B.Tech (Biotechnology) or any relevant engineering degree with biotechnology as a subject. Biotechnology is a combination of Biology and Technology and is an applied science. Subjects studied under this degree are Microbiology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Genetics and Engineering.

Basic Eligibility

 

The eligibility criteria for pursuing a master’s degree are holding a bachelor's degree in (B.E/B.Tech) or any other equivalent branches of engineering. The duration for the course is 2 years.

Job Prospects

There are a lot of career opportunities in the field of biotechnology engineering. Graduates can seek employment in chemical and textile industries, agricultural sectors, pharmaceutical firms and manufacturing industries. Professionals in this career can also opt for teaching jobs in universities and colleges. Bio-technologists can seek employment in research laboratories, which are run by government or private sector. Professionals can seek job opportunities in private sectors such as food processing and agro based industries, pharmaceutical farms and aquaculture. Biotechnologists can also opt for science writer in media houses.

Some job profiles: -

 

  • Lab Technician
  • Research Scientist
  • Teacher/Professor
  • Research Associate
  • Science Writer
  • Biotechnologist
  • Sales Representative
  • Quality Control Officer


Remuneration: -

Biotechnology is a rewarding and promising career option. The compensation of a biotechnologist working in research organization or a public sector industry is set according to the government standards. Professionals employed in corporate houses and industries can earn handsome salary. A graduate trainee in this field can initially earn around Rs. 15,000 - 20,000 every month. Professionals working in private colleges can earn good salary depending upon their experience. Fresh IIT pass out graduates working in corporate sector can earn salary between Rs. 70,000 - Rs. 85,000 per annum.

Top companies, which employ biotechnologists, are: -

 

  • IDPL
  • Thapar Group
  • Hindustan Lever
  • Biocon India Ltd.
  • Hindustan Antibiotics
  • Indo American Hybrid Seeds

Institutes Offering M.Tech. - Biotechnology

Anna University, Chennai - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Aarupadai Veedu Institute of Technology - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Acharya Institute of Technology - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Acharya Institutes, Bangalore - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Acharya Nagarjuna University - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Alagappa College Of Technology, Chennai - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Ambala College of Engineering and Applied Research, Ambala (ACEAR) - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Amity Institute of Biotechnology - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Amity University, Noida - Bachelor of Technology + Master of Technology - Biotechnology (Dual Degree)
Anna University Chennai Regional Office, Tiruchirappalli - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Anna University of Technology, Chennai - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Anna University of Technology, Madurai - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Anna University of Technology, Tirunelveli - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering - Master of Technology in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
Bannari Amman Institute of Technology - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Bengal College of Engineering and Technology - Master of Technology in Bio - Technology
Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli - Integrated Master of Technology in Bio-technology
Biju Patnaik University of Technology - Master Of Technology In Biotechnology
Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
CMR College of Engineering and Technology - Master of Technology in Bio Technology
College of Biotechnology & Allied Science - M.Tech
College of Engineering And Technology - Bhubaneswar - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
College of Engineering, Guindy - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
College of Engineering-Andhra University, Visakhapatnam - Master of Technology in Bio-Technology
Department of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, Padmashree Dr.D.Y.Patil University - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Devineni Venkata Ramana & Dr. Hima Sekher MIC College of Technology - Master of Technology in Bio-Technology
Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth (DPU), Pune - Master Of Technology In Biotechnology
Fakir Mohan University - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, Visakhapatnam - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Gautam Buddha University, School of Biotechnology - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Gautam Buddha University, School of Biotechnology - Bachelor of Technology in Biotechnology + M. Tech / MBA
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Haldia Institute of Technology - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Heritage Institute of Technology - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
IMS Engineering College - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT K) - Master of Technology in Biotechnology and Biochemical Engg.
Indian Institute of Technology,Guwahati (IIT G) - Master of Technology in Biotechnolgy
Institue of Science and Technology - Master of Technology in BioTechnology
Institue of Science and Technology - Master of Technology in BioTechnology
Institute of Biomedical Education & Research, Aligarh - Dual Degree in B Tech(Biotech) & M Tech(Biotech)
Institute of Biomedical Education & Research, Aligarh - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Institute of Engineering & Technology, Lucknow - Master Of Technology In Bio-Technology
Institute of Information and Communication Technology - Faridabad - Master Of Technology In Bio-Technology
Integral University - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Integral University - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Kakinada - Master of Technology in Bio Technology
Jaypee Institute of Information Technology - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Jaypee University of Information Technology - Master of Technology In Bio-Technology
Joginpally B.R. Engineering College - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Kalasalingam University - Master of Technology in BioTechnology
Karpagam University - Master of Biotechnology
KCT Engineering College - Master of Technology in Bio-Technology
KL University - Master of Technology in Bio-Technology
Kumaraguru College of Technology - Master of Technology in Bio-Technology
Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra - Master of Technology in Bio-Technology Engineering
Madhav Institute of Technology and Science - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Maharishi Markandeshwar Engineering College - Master of Technology in Bio Technology
Maharishi Markandeshwar Engineering College - Master of Technology in Bio Technology
Maharishi Markandeshwar Engineering College, Ambala - Master Of Technology In Bio-Technology
Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Mullana - Master Of Technology In Bio-Technology
Manav Bharti University - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Manav Rachna College of Engineering - Master Of Technology In Bio-Technology Engineering
Meerut Institute of Engineering and Technology, Kumaon - Master Of Technology in Biotechnology
Narendra Deva University of Agriculture & Technology - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
National Institute of Technology, Durgapur (NITD) - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
National Institute of Technology, Rourkela - Master of Technology in Biotechnology (Research)
National Institute of Technology, Rourkela - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Prist University, Thanjavur - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Punjab Technical University (PTU), Jalandhar - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Rajalakshmi Engineering College - Master of Technology in Bio-Technology
Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
S.R.M Institute of Science and Technology - Master of Technology in Bio Technology
Sathyabama University, Chennai - Master of Technology in BioTechnology
School of Biotechnology & Health Sciences, Karunya University - Maaster of Technology in Biotechnology
SCMS Institute for Biosciences & Biotech Research and Development - Master of Technology in Bio-Technology
Shobhit University - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Shobhit University, School of Biotechnology (SBT) - Dual Degree - B.Tech. + M. Tech in Biotechnology
Shobhit University, School of Biotechnology (SBT) - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Shridevi Institute of Engineering Technology , Tumkur - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
Siksha O Anusandhan University - Master of Technology in Bio-Technology
Sri Indu College of Engineering & Technology - Master of Technology in Bio Technology
Sri Jayachamarajendra College Of Engineering - Master of Technology in Bio-technology
Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering - Master of Technology in Bio Technology
SRM Institute of Science & Technology - Chennai - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
SRM University - Kanchipuram - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
TKR College of Engineering and Technology - Master of Technology in Bio-Technology
University College of Technology, Osmania University - Master of Technology in Bio-Chemical Engineering and Bio-Technology
University Institute of Engineering & Technology, Kurukshetra (UIET) - Master of Technology in Bio-Technology
University of Hyderabad - Master of Technology in Medical Biotechnology
VIT School of Bio Sciences and Technology, Vellore - Master of Technology in Biotechnology
VIT University (VIT), Vellore - Master of Technology in Bio Technology

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