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 Department of Bio-Technology, GOI represented Department of Bio-Technology, Prof Ashok Kumar, Professor of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur and Professor Nazir Ahmad Ganai, Head Division of Animal Biotechnology, SKUAST Srinagar were the experts. Prof Zaffer A Reshi, Registrar of the University and Prof. Akbar Masood, Dean Faculty of Biological sciences were special invitees. All the faculty members of the Department of Biotechnology were present.