B.Sc Biotechnology


Biotechnology is said to be the best bridge to a healthy, and sustainable future. The industry has seen rampant growth over the last few years, the biotechnology market was valued at over $330.3 billion in 2015! By 2024 this market size is expected to double to $775.2 billion with an annual growth rate of 9.9 per cent.

If you are looking for a way to make an impact on the economic, social, or environ- mental fields, Biotechnology is what you need to focus on.

Career Opportunities

With a Biotechnology degree and you can look forward to a career as a:

  • Biotechnology Researcher
  • Quality Controller
  • Research Biochemist
  • Clinical Research
  • Medical Device Manufacturers and so on.



Typical Course Content

The three-year undergraduate Biotechnolo- gy course is divided into six semesters, here you get detailed knowledge of things like bi-molecular and cellular activities, and the different technologies used to study them. You will also learn about genetics, molecular biology and chemistry.

The MSc course is a 2-year postgraduate degree that is divided into 4 semesters. As part of your masters, you will learn about Genetic Engineering, Advanced Genetics, Agricultural Biotechnology, Stem Cell Technology and Regenerative Medicines and several other subjects that are at the edge of innovation.

The AMC Difference

The Biotechnology department has gained quick recognition for its amazing faculty. They manage students who are pursuing their B.Sc in Biotechnology and MSc in Biotechnology. The department is affiliated to Bangalore University and accredited by NAAC. When you choose to study Biotechnology at AMC you get a holistic learning experience. You go beyond the syllabus, you get to participate in workshops and confer- ences, work on projects at recognized industries and institutions, and be a part of many fun extracurricular activities as well. Industry Intern- ships is also integrated into the curriculum at AMC.

Notable Alumni

AMC has a strong alumni network, who help you get placed after your course. Here’s what a few ofouralumniaredoing–Mr.SupreethGupthaisaResearchScientistatAstraZenecaR&D, Dr. Bhawna Chandravanshi is at Bioscience Clinic, Dubai, Ms. Snigdha Sharma is a Lead Editor at TCS, Mr.Anuj Sharma is with Accenture, Ms. Ankita Kumari is at Biotechnika and Ms.Shalini Priya is at Novo Nordisk. There are many more alumni doing well and who are happy to help other students to achieve their dreams of becoming a scientist.

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