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Department of Bio-Technology

(Initially Funded by the Department of Bio-Technology, Govt. of India for 3 years from 2001-02 session)

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The Department

The Department of Biotechnology, University of North Bengal, promotes and facilitates faculty and student research in Microbiology, Biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, and molecular genetics. The department provides technical support for research and a nucleus for interdisciplinary research and training initiatives at University of North Bengal.

The Department of Biotechnology will spearhead research and educational programs in cell and molecular biosciences by leading research initiatives to increase the competitiveness of researchers at North Bengal University in this critical area.

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Courses

  1. M.Sc.
  2. Ph.D.

Five (5) salient features of  M.Sc Biotechnology program:

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Research Profile

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Faculty Directory

Faculty
Name and Research Area Contact
 
HOD

Dr. Ranadhir Chakraborty

Professor

Molecular Microbiology

+91- 9434872273(M)

rcnbusiliguri@gmail.com

 
Faculty Members
SG

Dr. Shilpi Ghosh

Assistant Professor (Senior)

Molecular Biology, Genomics and Proteomics

+91- 7602974964 (M)

ghosshilpi@gmail.com

Dr. Dipanwita Saha

Assistant Professor

Biochemistry

+91- 9434429800 (M)

dsahanbu@yahoo.com

Dr. Anup Kumar

Assistant Professor

Cell and Developmental Biology, Genetic Engineering, Intellectual Property Rights, Bioinformatics

+91- 7602974964 (M)

anoopnbu@gmail.com

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Supportive Staff

Name Designation Qualification
     
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Events

Sl. No.

Title

Duration

Target group

1. National Seminar on “Micro and Macro Bioresources in Biomolecular Technology February 25-26, 2013 Researchers across the nation
2. UGC Refresher Course in ‘Life Science’, Academic Staff College, NBU September 19 – October 09, 2013 Faculty members across the nation

3.

Seminar cum Workshop on ‘Vermicompost Technology’

01 day

35 participants; Graduate students of Sikkim

4.

Hands-on residential training on ‘Production of Mushroom spawn’

10 d (03-12 May 2013)

10 participants; Selected mushroom growers from SHGs

5.

Hands-on training programme on ‘Micropropagation of orchids’

15 d (30th July to 13th August 2013)

05 selected post-graduate students outside the state of West Bengal

6.

One day workshop on ‘Strawberry cultivation in commercial scale: its prospect and challenges in Northern west Bengal’ [Invited speaker: Bob Nottleman, USA]

05th August 2013

150 participants, Agriculture extension officers, CADC, NABARD officials, Entrepreneurs, farmers

7.

Hands-on training on ‘Vermicompost technology for large-scale production’

03 d (25-27 July 2013)

05 participants; Rural entrepreneurs

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Downloads

Sl. No. Particulars (Click to Download)
1 Syllabus (M.Sc., Ph.D. Coursework)
2 Academic Calender
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Contact Us

Department Address: Dept. of Bio-Technology, Univ. of North Bengal, Raja Rammounpur, PO-N.B.U., Dist-Darjeeling, West Bengal, Pin-734013, India.

Phone: 0353-2776354

E-Mail:

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