The School of Biotechnology, an integral part of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu (SKUAST-J) came into existence in 2010 on self-sustainable basis with the sole aim to generate quality manpower with extensive knowledge, advanced technical know-how and outstanding academic potential in the subject. The School of Biotechnology is offering B.Tech (Biotechnology), M.Sc. and Ph.D. degree programmes to aspirants and admissions are made on the merit basis in all the degree programmes. The courses have been designed in such a way so as to provide ideal learning opportunities and hands-on practicals to the students to become qualified and skilled professionals in order to meet the needs of the growing industry. The course curriculum included courses from biotechnology and allied fields like plant, animal and microbial biotechnology. The course curriculum also includes nano-biotechnology and bioinformatics courses to keep the students abreast with latest technological know-how.
Dr. R.K. Salgotra
Coordinator, School of Biotechnology
Contact No. Office: 0191-2263713