DY Patil School of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics is best known for the health science education and research programs. Graduates from the institute are placed with the highest salary package of INR 4LPA (approx.) and an average salary of INR 2 LPA in top recruiting companies such as Biocon, Hindustan Uniliver (P) Ltd, SRL Ltd., Mumbai, Bharat Serum (P) Ltd, Lupin Biotech (P) Ltd, Biogenomics Ltd, etc. The institute offers B.Tech and M.Sc programs in the allied fields of health science such as Biotechnology, Bioinformatics and Data Science, Food Technology and Biomedical Engineering under the School of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics. Admission to DY Patil Biotechnology & Bioinformatics Institute is based on the scores obtained in recognized national and state level entrance exams.
|Established | Type||2003 | Private|
|Recognized by||AICTE, NAAC, and UGC|
|Affiliated to||DY Patil Deemed to be University, Navi Mumbai|
|Courses offered||UG, PG, Doctoral, and Certificate|
|Selection criteria||Merit and Entrance-based|
|Application mode | Fee||Online | INR 1000|
|Facilities||Labs, Workshops, Canteen, Auditorium, Sports, etc.|
|Top recruiters||Biocon, Hindustan Uniliver (P) Ltd, SRL Ltd., Mumbai, Bharat Serum (P) Ltd, Lupin Biotech (P) Ltd, Biogenomics Ltd, Meril Life Sciences (P) Ltd, Siemens, Mumbai|
|Official Website | Contact||http://www.dypatil.edu/schools/biotech-and-bioinformatics/ | 022 2756 7949/ 70453 06363/ 70450 14646|
The institute offers UG, PG, Doctoral, and Certificate courses to students. A brief about the same is given in the table below:
|Certificate course in Plant Tissue Culture Technology|
The admissions at DY Patil School of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics is merit and entrance-based. Admission to all courses, except the B.Tech and M.Sc Integrated program, is merit-based. Admission to B.Tech and M.Sc (Integrated) Biotechnology is done based on marks obtained by the student in the entrance exam conducted by the institute.
Applicants are required to apply offline by submitting all the required documents and the application fee at the admission section of the school. The application fee charged is INR 1,000.
The placement cell of the institute is active throughout the year. The cell keeps records of student’s data such as the student’s resume, telephone number, and e-mails and forwards it to the HR department of the various companies. The placement cell conducts various activities such as:
The highest salary package offered to students is around INR 4 LPA and the average package offered is INR 2-2.5 LPA. Given below is the past academic record of the students placed in the recent few years:
The placement rate of the college is increasing year by year which increases the chances of reaching the placement rate to 100%. The top recruiters of the institute include:
Ques. How is the faculty of the college?
Ans. The faculty of the college is highly qualified in their respective fields with Ph.D. degrees. There are a total of 54 faculty members working at the posts of Associate and Assistant Professors.
Ques. What are the documents to be attached along with the application form?
Ans. The documents required with the application form are as follows:
Ques. What is the course-wise intake capacity?
Ans. Seats offered to students vary from course to course. Given below is a brief about the same:
|B.Tech in Biotechnology||120|
|B.Tech in Bioinformatics and Data Science||30|
|B.Tech in Biomedical Engineering||30|
|B.Tech in Food Science and Technology||60|
|M.Sc (Integrated) Biotechnology||30|
Ques. What subjects are included in the entrance exam?
Ans. The entrance test conducted by the institute is of one and a half hour duration. The test conducted consists of 100 Multiple Choice Questions containing questions of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, and Computers. The bifurcation of marks is as follows:
|Subjects||Marks (For PCB Students)||Marks (For PCM Students)|
Ques. Is there any scholarship for the students?
Ans. The college provides merit scholarships to students who secure the highest marks in the semester exams. The scholarship amounts INR 1,000 which is credited to the student in the next semester of the course.