About the Department

Year of Establishment 2001- 2002
CZBt combination
BMBt combination
Vision  To become a centre of study of Biotechnology relevant to contemporary world
Mission To encourage and foster the skill and professionalism in order to bring high degree of value in each activity of learning
Objectives To produce skilled human resource enriched with knowledge in the field of Biotechnology that has made a strong impact in all the aspects of human life and also to bridge the gap between institutions and industries/ research institutes.

Courses offered

Bachelors of Science in Biotechnology with the following Combinations  

  • CZBt – Chemistry, Zoology & Biotechnology
  • BMBt – Biochemistry, Microbiology & Biotechnology


Sl. No. Name Qualification Designation Details
1. Mr. Abhijith M Singh     M.Sc., M.Phil (KSET Qualified)     Assistant Professor and Head View Details
2. Mrs. Bhavya K N     B.E., M.Tech     Assistant Professor View Details


Semester Scheme – 3 years with 6 semesters

Laboratory Facilities

  1. Well equipped laboratory with all the equipment in the latest available models and version to give hands on training to students in Biotechnology and enable them to compete at all levels.
  2. Facilities to conduct Plant Tissue Culture experiments.
  3. Access to centralized laboratory equipped with ELISA reader, Geldock, PCR machine, Fluroscent Microscope.

Research activities

University Grants Commission has sanctioned a minor research project on the topic : Comparative Analysis of Fungal Amylase (Aspergillus niger)and YAM Amylase (Amorphophallus campanulatus) – YAM Starch as substrate


Head, Department of Biotechnology
JSS college of Arts, Commerce & Scince, B N Road, Mysore -25