Biotechnology, is a fastest growing and evolving field. Built on the basics of Molecular biology, Genetics, Biochemistry, Immunology, Microbiology, and implementing technology; it tries to explore nature and natural resources, to address many facets of life; be it a medical field, or agriculture or any other industrial field, and even environment. Students passionate towards biology and dream for a career in science can opt this course. We at KMICS, impart the basics, provide necessary skills, and orient their thought process towards a successful career.
History of the Department
Justice, L. Narasimha Reddy, president of KMES, has laid the foundation stone for teaching biological course, at undergraduate level in the year 2006 at KMICS. New departments Biotechnology, and Microbiology were initiated at KMICS with well-equipped laboratories, and a B.Sc. combination course of Biotechnology, Microbiology and chemistry (Bt.Mb.C) was started under Osmania University Affiliation. Hundred percent of the allotted seats (30) were filled in the first batch. Since then the department has been functioning and flourishing. Current intake per batch is 50 students. The course is offered in English medium since its inception.
About the Department
Biotech department has a spacious and well-equipped laboratory. It has around 25 equipment to support practical training as per the syllabus of Osmania University.? The department always maintains full stock of chemicals, glass-ware and plastic-ware required for practical courses. For conducting theory classes, three well-furnished classrooms with LCD projectors are allotted for Bt.Mb.C course. At present two faculty members are working for the department.
To be a Centre of Excellence in the field of biotechnology
To impart quality education for lifelong professional growth
- Strong insights into both theoretical and practical aspects of the course.
- Special focus on skill development.
- Encouragement to participate in National and International events.
- Encouragement to participate in inter-college competitions.
- Field visits to institutes of national importance and industries.
- Training on creative, scientific writing skills and communications.
- Guidance on research projects.