Courses Offered: Bioinformatics & Rational Drug Design, Cellular & Molecular Diagnostics, Fermentation & Bioprocessing, Nurtraceuticals & Food Processing, Plant Tissue Culture & Micropropagation, Plant Genetic Transformation, Genome, Seed and Marker Analysis, Pre-Clinical, Clinical Research, Biostatics & Data Management, Protein Expression & Scale-Up.
Online applications are invited for Admission to job-oriented one year Post Graduate Diploma Programmes catering to the needs of Biotech - industry through the Biotechnology Finishing Schools (BTFS).
Course Duration: 6 Months academic training & 6 months industry internship.
Fellowship: Rs. 10,000/- per month Fellowship will be provided by Dept. of Biotechnology, Govt. of India for candidates selected
Eligibility: Minimum 50% in Master's degree in Life sciences, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics or any other related courses or B.E./B.Tech in Biotech, Bioinformatics or B.Pharm, B.Sc. (Agril), B.V.Sc., MBBS, BDS. *B.Sc. (*only for Plant tissue Culture & Micropropagation course).
Candidates who have appeared for final exams can also apply.
Selection: Through Online Entrance Test - Karnataka Biotechnology Aptitude Test (KBAT), followed by an interview at Bangalore.
How to apply for KBAT 2014?Application form, modalities for submission, payment of examination fees, course & institutes details are available at www.btfskarnataka.org
Important Dates: KBAT 2014
- Last date of KBAT 2014 online application: July 30th, 2014
- KBAT 2014 Online Examination: 1st & 2nd August, 2014
- KBAT 2014 Results: 10th & 11th August, 2014
- KBAT 2014 Interview at Bangalore: 25th - 27th August, 2014
- KBAT 2014 Announcement of 1st List: 3rd September 2014
- Course Commencement: 22nd September, 2014