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Amrita School of Biotechnology

Kochi, Kerala | Ratings: 2/5 - Add Review
Established : 2004 | Accredited/Approved : UGC

Overview Amrita School of Biotechnology

The institute was started in 2004, with highly qualified faculties who are Ph.D. holders. They are mainly recruited from the colleges and industrial institutions around the globe, staffs are well prepared to give opportunities to the aspirants by their experience and to build their successful career in exciting biotechnology fields.

  • The institute is approved by Technology Development Board (TIFAC), Govt. of India as a CORE in Biomedical technology.
  • The School maintains a constant interaction amid of faculties and candidates.
  • The research program in the college focuses on preventive & innovations in therapeutic.
  • School is ranked 8th by NIRF 2018 India and it is graded A by NAAC, MHRD.

The institute offers undergraduate & postgraduate courses in Biotechnology and also initiated Ph.D. courses, the courses are as follows:

  • B.Sc. in Biotechnology
  • B.Sc. in Microbiology
  • M.Sc. in Microbiology
  • M.Sc. in Biotechnology
  • M.Sc. in Bioinformatics
  • Ph.D. in Biotechnology
  • Ph.D. in computational neuroscience

B.Sc. in Biotechnology/Microbiology:

  • Admission process: A student has to qualify their HSC or any equalivent board followed by counseling in the institute.
  • Eligibility: Cleared 10+2 examination or equivalent exam with minimum 60% aggregate marks in PCB/Biotechnology subjects taken together. Duration of the course is 3 years with 6 semesters.

M.Sc. in Biotechnology/ Microbiology/Bioinformatics:

  • Admission process: An aspirant should be graduated and evaluated at the institute which is followed by Personal interview in the college.
  • Eligibility: Graduation in relevant domain of Medicine, B.E in Biotechnology, Biological sciences or any equivalent with main subject as Biology taken together.

Ph.D. in Biotechnology/Computational Neuroscience

  • Institute offers full time and part time Ph.D. course.
  • Eligibility for Full time course: Aspirant should have Master’s degree in any relevant domain of Biological Sciences with the minimum aggregate of 60% marks. Students who are from/ cleared JRF UGC/CSIR or GATE can apply directly and write written test and attain interview. Admission happens in the month of June last week every year.
  • Eligibility for Part time course: Candidates should give their interview and attain written test. It will be based on the merit of the qualifying exam.

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B.Sc. Biotechnology/ Microbiology


3 years

M.Sc. Biotechnology/ Microbiology


2 years

M.Sc. Bioinformatics


2 years

Placement cell has got excellent record in placing maximum number of candidates, with the average package of INR 4.0LPA and highest package of INR 18LPA.

  •  Internships are available to learn the topics practically.
  •  ISRO provides internships to the students with the stipend. Institute is partnered with 150+ international companies.

Hostels facilities are provided separately for girls and boys, with delicious food, hygienic mess and with all basic facilities to the students.

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  • Institute provides virtual labs for Biotechnology which is collaborated with IIT Delhi & Mumbai at national level.

Scholarships are fully funded, few scholarships are

  • Amrita scholarships
  • Govt. of India & Industry sponsored scholarship

Amrita School of Biotechnology Course fee structure

BSc - Civil Engineering 222500 3 years
BSc - Biotechnology Science 222500 3 years
BSc - Electronics 222500 3 years
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Asked question

To know further details on admission .I like to know how to apply for admission
Asked by Sradha BM
Is their is any entrance exam for biotechnology or direct admission for biotechnology.In which way the give admission to biotechnology
Asked by Avni

replied on 02-Apr-2018 06:22:57

Hi Avni,

B.Sc in Biotechnology eligibility criteria:

  • Candidate should have complete 10+2 with minimum aggregate of 60% (PCB).

M.Sc in Biotechnology eligibility criteria:

  • Candidate should be a graduate in any discipline of Biological Sciences, Engineering [Biotechnology], Medicine or Equivalent [With Background in Biology].
please let me know all campus for bsc biotech for my daughter and admission procedure
Asked by Sanjay Shivpuri

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

0476 - 2803000


Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri , Clappana P.O, Kollam, Kerala, India - 690 525, Kochi, Kerala, India

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