If you are passionate about engineering and want to be a part of a dynamic and innovative community, we invite you to join us at GEU’s Department of Biotechnology

Welcome to the Department of Biotechnology at Graphic Era (Deemed to be University). Established in 2008, our department has since made significant strides in the field of biotechnology.

While our B.Tech. biotechnology program is designed to equip students with a strong foundation in biological sciences, along with an understanding of various engineering principles, our Ph.D. Biotechnology program allows students to delve deeper into their areas of interest and contribute to the advancement of the field. 

Our department boasts well-qualified and experienced faculty members, as well as visiting professors from national and international institutes, who work tirelessly to provide students with a holistic and enriching academic experience. We are proud to say that our department has successfully completed five extramural research projects sponsored by state and national funding agencies, and we currently have two ongoing research projects: one with a grant of Rs. 3 crores under the IMPRINT scheme and another with a grant of Rs. 20 Lakhs under DST-WOS A. 

Our faculty and research scholars have published over 120 research papers in peer-reviewed national and international journals and have contributed chapters to various books. Additionally, our department has filed four patents, including two PCTs. We have established several research collaborations with institutions such as the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa, DIPAS (DRDO), ICAR-Indian Institute of Horticulture Research in Bengaluru, and many more.  

Our students, research scholars, and faculty members have received several awards and recognitions and are members of many reputed national and international bodies. We believe that this recognition highlights the quality of our academic programs and our commitment to excellence. 

At the Department of Biotechnology, we strive to create an environment that fosters innovation, critical thinking, and interdisciplinary learning. We are committed to providing our students with the knowledge, skills and tools necessary to make a positive impact in the world of biotechnology.  

To this end, we organize numerous conferences, seminars, faculty development programs, training, and awareness campaigns and offer numerous opportunities for students to engage in extracurricular activities, including clubs and societies dedicated to various aspects of biotechnology. Our students have also participated in national and international competitions, showcasing their talent and expertise in the field. 

As a student in our department, you will benefit from a rigorous academic curriculum along with state-of-the-art research facilities and cutting-edge technology that will enable you to conduct groundbreaking research. So if you aspire to embark on the journey of discovery and growth, we encourage you to join our department. 


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Department of Biotechnology

Graphic Era (Deemed to be University)
Bell Road, Clement Town Dehradun, Uttarakhand



Mon – Sat 8:00A.M. – 6:00P.M.

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Admissions Open 2023

The application process at Graphic Era is strictly based on the Merit of the qualifying examination with the entire Admission Process available for completion online

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