All the students who have qualified the 3 year integrated Ph.D course of the Department of Biotechnology are hereby notified to present themselves before the DRC of Department of Biotechnology on 23rd June 2015, Tuesday at 11.00 AM.

Professor Arun K Tiwari, Secretary and Director, Care Foundation, Hyderabad will deliver an informal talk on Harvesting world class Technologies

ICMR JRF-Examination -2014

Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has designated SRINAGAR as one of the centres for 2014 JRF examination

Application deadline: 30.04.2014 ;Entrance Examination 13.07.2014 Click for the information brochure


International conference on Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms of Disease Processes

Timetable MSC 1st 2014 updated.pdf

Msc 2nd semester examination scheduled

Tender notice for supply and installation of equipments for research project on antitrypsin
Participation Deadline: 11th January, 2014

Application for JRF in DBT sponsored project on antitrypsin

Saturday: 7th September, 2013:   PH D defence -  Mrs Shabhat Rasool .pdf

Ph D Viva voce of Ms Hina Fayaz Bhat

Regulation of TIP60-p53 dependent apoptoticpathway by deubiquitination by Dr Ashraf Dar

Expert lecture on Therapeutic Stem Cells for Cancer

Interview on 29th June, 2013 (11 AM): Applications invited for filling two JRF positions in -DST sponsored project on "Genetic analysis of Lactose synthase complex of exotic high milk yielding and indigenous low milk producing bovine breeds"
Notice Regarding projects dissertation for M.Sc 4th semester by 10th May 2015

Department of Biotechnology at the University of Kashmir was established in the year 2000 with the objective of attracting talented and well-trained faculty from diverse disciplines of Biology to impart quality training in biotech education and research.This DBT (Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science and Technology, Govt of India) funded establishment has since grown in stature to be recognized as one amongst top ten Biotechnology schools of the country for the quality of the faculty and the Infrastructure.The department maintains a very high standard of training, thanks to a qualified group of individuals who have had a fair share of recognition in their respective fields of specialization. Publications in high impact journals coupled with the performance of our students in national & international examinations like NET, GATE, ICMR and GRE etc. and their placement in organizations of International repute, is a testimony to the quality we boast of.

Department offers a comprehensive M.Sc Biotechnology Programme for 15 students every year, who come through an open competition among the students graduating in diverse areas of biology. The Programme is based on an elaborate curriculum aimed to develop and elaborate on concepts from basics in biotechnology to advanced fields like Signaling Biology, transcription Biology, Neurobiology, and Genetics etc. 

The research Programme of the department bases   itself on investigating most modern and relevant fields of Biotechnology leading to the award of MPhil and or PhD degrees. Individual investigators of the department have been instrumental in creating a high quality research facility and productivity through extramural support generated from various national funding Agencies like DBT, DST, ICMR, UGC etc. 

Advisory committee meeting of the Department of Biotechnology was held on Thursday 17th April, 2014 at 2:30 PM under the chairmanship of the Honorable Vice Chancellor. Dr Suman Govil, Advisor DBT, GOI represented DBT, Prof Ashok Kumar, Professor of Biosciencesc and Bioengineering, IIT, Kanpur and   Read more