Department of Biotechnology

Biotechnology is technology based on biology - biotechnology harnesses cellular and bio molecular processes to develop technologies and products that help improve our lives and the health of our planet. Modern biotechnology provides breakthrough products and technologies to combat debilitating and rare diseases, reduce our environmental footprint, feed the hungry, useless and cleaner energy, and have safer, cleaner and more efficient industrial manufacturing processes.

HIMT is running Department of Biotechnology since 2002. It was founded to impart high quality education in the field of Biotechnology. Currently we are running 18th batch of B.Sc. & 15th batch of M.Sc. in Biotechnology. The Department of Biotechnology provides an ideal setting for all-round development of students to become well-trained in all aspects of Biotechnology and related fields. The excellent placement record of the Institute stands testimony to our laudable standards of excellence. The Institute offers undergraduate and postgraduate studies in Biotechnology.

Couses Offered

Admission Eligibility
B.Sc. Biotechnology
3 Yrs
Passed 10+2 examination in Science with a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate
M.Sc. Biotechnology
2 Yrs (4 Semester)
Passed B.Sc. examination from a recognized University in Biological Sciences with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

The department of Biotechnology, with qualified faculty including several Ph.Ds recruited from academia and industry around India is perfectly poised to offer students an opportunity to develop expertise and succeed in building a career in the exciting areas of biotechnology and related fields. Our cutting-edge curriculum with state-of-the-art facilities for teaching and lab work provides a solid foundation in the biological sciences. We place special emphasis on the holistic development of our students by not only imparting knowledge, but also developing their overall Personality. We maintain regular Industry-Institute interface by organizing guest lectures and industrial visits. Special Scholarships for female students are provided under the scheme of Beti Padao, Beti Bachao.

Our students execute live projects during their Project Work. Enlightening Academic ambience, world class infrastructure, qualified and experienced faculty members, well equipped laboratories, value based education – combined together has prepared our student as industry and research oriented professionals. We are confident that the association on mutual terms will immensely benefit both.


• Well equipped laboratories including specific labs for Plant Tissue Culture, Microbiology, Molecular Biology.

• Well qualified faculty (according to UGC guidelines).

• Guest lectures by academicians/scientists from premier research institutes and universities.

• Good teacher -student interrelationship

• Industrial Visits to boost student’s experimental and technical knowledge