B.Tech Biotechnology with specialization in Industrial Biotechnology/Computational Biology

4 Years Program

Program Overview

B.Tech. Biotechnology is a comprehensive four-year program that involves an amalgamation of biotic systems with technology to create value addition to industrially significant products such as pharmaceuticals, crops, food, and dairy, etc., and offers jobs to students in multifarious domains.


Computational Biology is a field of biological study concerned with solving complex biology and medical issues/problems through computational and mathematical methods. It is a trending course for those with dual interests in biological sciences, vaccine technology, computer science, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and big data analysis.


  • Biopolymer Technology
  • Microbial Technology
  • Fluid Rheology
  • Medical Biotechnology
  • Chemical Reaction Engineering
  • Heat and Mass transfer
  • Bioreactor Design and Analysis
  • Food Process Engineering
  • Applied and Industrial Microbiology
  • Wastewater assessment and treatment
  • Biofuels and Alcohol Technology
  • Sustainable Technologies and Circular Economy
  • Industrial Hazard Management
  • Mathematical Modelling and Simulation
  • Unit Operations

*Subjective to change as per the needs of the industry

Industrial biotechnology emerges as an enticing career avenue in chemicals, petroleum, energy, waste management, and pharmaceuticals. This specialization will provide various job opportunities such as biochemical engineer, quality analyst, scientist, project manager, R &D Executive, and many more.


  • Data Mining and Warehousing
  • Medical Informatics
  • Structural Biology
  • Gene Expression Analysis and Microarray
  • NGS Technology & Data Analysis
  • Machine Learning Tools
  • Programming in Perl
  • Cheminformatics
  • Fundamentals of Data Analytics
  • R Programming
  • Computer-Aided Drug Designing
  • Molecular Phylogeny and Evolution
  • Deep Learning Methods
  • Image Processing and Analysis
  • System Biology

*Subjective to change as per the needs of the industry

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What Makes It Different at IILM University, Greater Noida?

  • Dynamic and Industry-integrated learning environment with excellent state-of-the-art facilities and laboratories
  • Collaborations with various renowned industries -Biocon, Bikano, CSIR-IIP and Rapture Biotech.
  • A flexible curriculum that allows students to tailor their education to specific interests within biotechnology ensures a well-rounded and personalized learning experience.
  • Specialization options cater to evolving industry trends and individual career goals.
  • Strong interdisciplinary research base.
  • Foster innovation and entrepreneurship through incubators, startup support programs, and courses in entrepreneurship to prepare students for a rapidly evolving biotech landscape, encouraging creativity and initiative.
  • Adequate student support services, including career counselling, academic advising, and extracurricular opportunities, contribute to a positive and enriching educational experience.

Candidate must have passed the 10+2 level examination or its equivalent from any recognized Board / University; securing a minimum of 50% (45% for SC/ST/ Reserve candidates) in(Physics, Chemistry, Biology) or(Physics, Chemistry, Maths) or (Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Maths).

The curriculum provides a comprehensive understanding of biotechnology principles, encompassing genetic engineering, bioprocessing, microbiology, and bioinformatics applications. Through core courses, students delve into the fundamental aspects of biotechnology, gaining a solid foundation in the field. The inclusion of specialized courses offers students the flexibility to tailor their learning experience, exploring specific areas aligned with their interests and career aspirations. The curriculum also places a strong emphasis on hands-on practical experiences, culminating in comprehensive projects during the final year. By actively engaging in projects, graduates not only hone their biotechnological skills but also develop critical problem-solving abilities and project management expertise. This immersive learning experience ensures that they enter the workforce well-prepared for the multifaceted demands of diverse roles within the dynamic field of biotechnology, fostering a seamless transition from academia to the professional realm.

Our program is designed to provide students with hands-on experience through a variety of internship opportunities. These internships serve as a bridge between academia and industry, allowing students to apply theoretical concepts to practical scenarios and gain valuable insights into the dynamic field of biotechnology.

IILM’s Collaborations with renowned research institutes and industries -Biocon, Bikano, Rapture, Springboard Infosys, and Indian Institute of Petroleum (IIP) ensure that students have access to a wide range of internship opportunities across various sectors, including pharmaceuticals, agriculture, healthcare, and environmental biotechnology.

Embarking on a journey in the dynamic field of biotechnology is a thrilling endeavour, and IILM University stands as a beacon, not just for academic excellence, but for its commitment to shaping future leaders in the biotech industry. At IILM, we recognize that practical experience is key to preparing students for successful careers. Our comprehensive biotechnology programs are designed not only to impart theoretical knowledge but also to provide abundant placement opportunities that propel our graduates into the professional landscape with confidence and expertise.

List of companies that offer placement opportunities after B. Tech-Biotechnology:

  • Biocon
  • Bio-Rad Laboratories
  • Nestlé
  • Pfizer
  • Cadbury
  • Mankind Pharma
  • Novartis
  • Lifecell
  • Coco-cola
  • Pepsico
  • Dr. Lal Pathlab
  • Thermofisher Scientific
  • Bikano
  • Dabur

IILM is dedicated to supporting its students in their professional journeys by actively engaging them in career fairs, networking events, conferences, and relevant job search portals. The university fosters collaborations with renowned organizations, startups, and research institutions, providing students with exclusive opportunities for internships and placements. The university’s career guidance and counselling services empower students to make informed career decisions, ensuring they are well-prepared to navigate the dynamic biotechnology sector.

IILM will also assist in choosing appropriate pathways for Higher Education.

Our recruiters to date are:


Biotechnology is a dynamic and interdisciplinary field, and as technology continues to advance, new career opportunities are likely to emerge. Tailoring education and skills to a specific niche within biotechnology can help students carve out a rewarding career in this rapidly evolving field.

  • Microbiologist
  • Research Scientist
  • Quality Control Executive
  • Product Development Manager
  • Computational Biologist
  • Genetic Counselor
  • Patent Agent
  • Bioprocess Engineer
Admissions Open for 2024