B.S in Biotechnology (A-State - USA)

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Overview of the Degree Programm

Duration : 4 Years
Credits : 120
Mode of Study : Full Time
Type of award :Bachelor of Science (B.S)

This course will introduce the novel concepts of combining cellular and bio molecular processes, in order to develop breakthrough products and technologies to combat debilitating and rare diseases, reduce our environmental footprint, feed the hungry, usage of and cleaner energy and have safer, cleaner and more efficient industrial manufacturing processes.

Undergraduates will get the opportunity of learning the basic applications of modern biotechnology under the guidance and supervision of experts on the lecture panel including senior academics from Akansas State University, USA.

The above programme will provide the knowledge, experience, motivation and inspiration for the undergraduates to become innovative researchers and professionals who are confident and competent to face global challenges successfully.

The course has a strong focus on the business skills that are crucial to the commercialization of biotechnology, including intellectual property, enterprise management, marketing and entrepreneurship.

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Key Information

Entry Requirement:.

A credit pass and 2 Simple Passes in G.C.E. A/L Examination (Local) or 1 Credit Pass and 2 “D” Passes for AS/AL in London examination

Proof of English Proficiency

  • TOEFL - Paper-Based 500 / Internet-Based 61
  • IELTS - Academic 5.5
  • PTE - Pearson Test of English Academic 43
  • iTEP Academic - 3.7 or higher
  • Completing the required level of a CEA
  • Accredited ESL program

Obtaining a minimum of 60% in English at X and XII in Certificate in India and Pakistan High School Graduate from USA, UK, Canada (except Quebec), Australia, and New Zealand.

* English proficiency requirement may be waived for countries whose official language is English.

Future After the Degree

The career options are expanding rapidly for Biotechnology graduates. Advances in genetic engineering, protein engineering, cell culture and molecular biology have generated a virtually unlimited potential for altering the capabilities of living systems, greatly expanding the scope of biotechnology, generating new applications for biological products and allowing a previously unprecedented ability to control life processes.

Related careers

  • Agricultural, environmental, chemical, food processing, pharmaceutical, cosmetics and waste management industries
  • Beverage and food production
  • Biotechnology, medical and agricultural industries
  • Government and research establishments
  • In a range of public and private diagnostic, therapeutic and research laboratories covering microbiology, hematology, bioremediation, immunology, forensic science, crop development, pest control, animal production, veterinary services, molecular biology and protein engineering
  • Medical and veterinary science service industries
  • Intellectual Property
  • Suppliers to the Biotechnology Industry

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