School of Life Sciences

M.Tech. Food Biotechnology

Eligibility for Admission

B.E. / B.Tech. in Biotechnology / Chemical Engineering / Biochemical Engineering / Industrial Biotechnology or Equivalent degree in relevant field with a minimum CGPA of 5.0 / 50% of marks

(Or)

M.Sc. in Biotechnology / Life Sciences / Zoology / Biochemistry / Microbiology/ Genetics / Biochemistry & Molecular Biology / Food Science / Food Technology or Equivalent degree in relevant field with a minimum CGPA of 5.0 / 50% of marks.

  • Admission is based on the CGPA /Percentage obtained in the UG degree and performance in the Crescent PG Entrance Exam (CPGEE)
  • Applicants who have already appeared in the National level Entrance Exams like GATE, TANCET, etc., and have secured valid scores are exempted from appearing CPGEE
Admission 2022-23
Sl. No. Name of the Programme Tuition Fee per Semester 
1 M.Tech. Food Biotechnology Rs 40,000
Stipend for M.Tech. Programme
Rs.5000/- Per month as Stipend

Amenities and Service Fee – One time payment at the time of admission
1 Amenities and Service Fee Rs 20,000
Hostel Fee
*Hostel Fee per Year
1 Establishment Charges Rs 40,000/-
2 Boarding Charges Rs 55,000/-
Total Rs 95,000/-

*Amenity and Service Fee: Rs.5000/- (one time payment)

Transport Charges
*Transport Charges per Year (Optional)
1 A.C. Bus Rs 40,000/- to 50,000/-

*Transport charges varies based on the distance

Admission Brochure 2021-22

Programme Educational Objectives

  • To deliver advanced food biotechnology knowledge and capabilities
  • To educate the necessary skillsets for food production and manufacturing in accordance with industry needs.
  • To instill confidence and provide the required environment for basic and practical research in food biotechnology-related fields with societal significance.
  • To teach the necessary analytical skills and strategies for addressing issues of varying degrees of complexity.
  • To develop the required skills for efficient communication and teamwork to have a successful professional career.

Programme Outcomes

On successful completion of the programme, the graduates will be able to

  • Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.
  • Identify, formulate, research literature, and analyses complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.
  • Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.
  • Use research –based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.
  • Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.
  • Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.
  • Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.
  • Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.
  • Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.
  • Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one‟s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.
  • Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change

Programme Specific Outcomes

  • Design, analyze, and develop essential proficiency in the areas of chemistry, microbiology, nutrition, processing, packaging, nutraceuticals, enzymes, global marketing, standards, quality control, and management aspects of the food industry, and apply the knowledge to real-world problems.
  • Apply Food Biotechnology expertise in other fields to discover research gaps and propose optimal solutions.