B.Sc.(Bio-Technology)

[Recognised by Dept. of Higher Education, Govt. of Orissa & Affiliated to Utkal University]

Royal School of Management & Technology has been permitted by Dept. of Higher Education, Government of Orissa for offering B.Sc (Hons) Biotechnolohy and M.Sc.(Bio-Technology) from the session 2006-07 as per the Proceedings of the High Power Committee constituted Vide Govt. Notification No. 15641/HE., DT. 01.05.2005 Held on 12.05.2006

Admission Procedure:

The candidates will have to apply through the prescribed application form of RSMT. Prospectus and Application Form can be obtained on payment of Rs.200/- in cash or by post through a DD of Rs.250/- drawn in favour of RSMT payable at Bhubaneswar. Application form may also be downloaded from website.

Course Duration Eligibility Affiliation
B.Sc.(Hons) Bio-Technology 3 Yrs. +2 Science 50% Mark with Biology as a subject Utkal University

RSMT Bio-Tech Programmes - “Building Global Standard Competence”

RSMT delivers Biotechnology programme distinct from that of other education providers. Located in a state of the art building which incorporates both teaching and research facilities together, the School is unique in having industry collaboration with leading Biotechnology & Bioinformatics companies and association with National Level Biotechnology organizations – ABLE Bangalore, AIBA New Delhi and BCIL New Delhi. We aim to nurture biotechnological professionals in a systematic and step-by-step approach, which goes from the easy to the difficult. Through the well-designed courses and modules, students may form their own interest in numerous biotechnological research areas. RSMT targets at industrial application, which may guide fundamental academic studies toward the mastery of research. With regard to research areas, the Institute attaches high priority to the local technological industries that can be developed at present or in the future. In response to the overall development of the country, the Institute also aims to cultivate advanced professionals of biotechnology for the establishment of “Royal School Bio-Technology Corridor”, in the future. Rigidly defined, the principle development direction of the Institute is on research and application of Biotechnology. Upon the completion of the course, the career opportunities for our graduates will be greatly increased due to the collaboration with the industrial circle. Our graduates will have excellent job prospects.

Industry-Academia collaboration:

- Mascon Life Sciences - Mascon Global Ltd., New Delhi

- Helix Genomics (P) Ltd., Genome Valley, Hyderabad

Linkages with National Level Associations

- Institutional Member of All India Biotech Association (AIBA), New Delhi

- Institutional Member of Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises (ABLE), Bangalore

- Research Institute Club Member of Biotech Consortium India Ltd. (BCIL), New Delhi

Features

  • Well equipped in-house Bio-Technology & Bio-Informatics Lab
  • Special Job Oriented Modular Training on emerging areas
  • Industry interface with Biotech Companies for Projects, Training & Placement
  • Qualified full-time faculty for every subject
  • Foreign Language & International Certification Training
  • Business Management Training focusing Biotechnology Entrepreneurship
  • Information Support Cell for Higher Education, Foreign Education & Career opportunity in Industry & Government Sector
  • Biotech incubation centre for Bio-ventures in collaboration with Companies & Research Institutes

Advisers of Studies:

In all faculties there is a Senior or Chief Adviser of Studies working with a cohort of Advisers of Studies who are academic staff and who serve to advise students about academic matters and, where necessary, about social and personal issues.

Computing Facilities:

RSMT offers a wide range of computing facilities, including web-based email and internet access, to all students. The Computing Service runs the Common Student Computing Environment (CSCE). This is a standard computer set-up designed to make life easier for you. Computing Service also runs a helpdesk for students.

Student IT Literacy Programme:

All new undergraduate and postgraduate students are required to take a Certificate of Basic IT Competence, Some students take a one-off test in order to achieve the Certificate while others may need to take a course in order to achieve the necessary level of competence. The IT Education Department also offers Enhancement Units to students who have gained the IT Certificate, focusing on such activities as laying out a dissertation, designing a presentation, preparing a CV, using online databases, or creating web pages.

The Student Learning Services:

The Student Learning Service aims to support all students and enhance their learning. Each faculty has a designated Effective Learning Adviser who works with departments, providing study skills advice for specific courses. The Advisers also lead general study skills workshops, open to all students, on topics such as essay writing, effective reading techniques, note-making skills and preparation for exams. Students can arrange a one-to-one consultation to discuss strategies for successful learning at RSMT.

The Language Centre:

The Language Centre provides resources for teaching and learning languages. There are two main areas of activity: Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) and English as a Foreign Language (EFL). The MFL courses are part of the Institution Wide Language Programme, which prepare students to go abroad.

Career Service:

The Careers Service, is available to give friendly and impartial career planning support throughout your course of study. Whatever your chosen subjects, and whatever stage you are at in your studies, Careers Service staff can help you prepare as effectively as possible for the transition from institute to the workplace, or to further study.

Career Opportunities:

Biotechnology is the application of techniques and processes that utilize biological systems for the efficient and useful production of materials to serve human needs in agriculture, medicine, industry and daily life. The science of 'Biotechnology' is taking rapid strides. By integrating life sciences, biochemistry, molecular biology, chemical engineering and computer sciences, biotechnology can have profound impact in the fields of agriculture, medicine, animal husbandry and environmental protection. The past several years have witnessed a great conversion of this science into economic benefits due to its applications in many areas. The science of biotechnology is not limited to laboratories but is emerging as an industrial revolution worldwide. Apart from the potential for the