Gulbarga University
Year of establishment: 1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
Department Of P.G. Studies And Research In BioTechnology

Department Of P.G. Studies And Research In BioTechnology
Courses Offered
Course
Intake
Duration
Eligibility
M.Sc.
20 + 07 (DBT) + 15 (SSS)
Four Semesters (2 Years)
B.Sc., Chemistry as one option with any two life science subjects
M.Phil.
01 full time and
01 part time per guide
One year (Full time)
Two years (Part time)
M.Sc., Biotechnology
Ph.D.
Six candidates per recognized guide
Minimum 3 years
Maximum 5 years
M.Sc., Biotechnology
Fee Structure: (See Fee Notification)
Course Outline (M.Sc.)
I Semester
II Semester
1.1
Cell Biology
2.1
Microbiology
1.2
Bioinformatics and Computer Applications
2.2
Immunology
1.3
Biochemistry
2.3
Molecular Genetics
1.4
Biophysical and Biochemical Techniques
2.4
Enzymology and Metabolism
Pr 1.5
Based on Paper 1.1 and 1.2
Pr 2.5
Based on Paper 2.1 and 2.2
Pr 1.6
Based on Paper 1.3 and 1.4
Pr 2.6
Based on Paper 2.3 and 2.4
III Semester
IV Semester
3.1
Genetic Engineering
4.1
Plant Biotechnology
3.2
Microbial Biotechnology
4.2
Environmental Biotechnology
3.3
Animal Biotechnology
4.3
Bioprocess Engineering
3.4
Immunotechnology
4.4
Project
Pr 3.5
Based on Paper 3.1 and 3.2
Pr 4.5
Based on Paper 4.1
Pr 3.6
Based on Paper 3.3 and 3.4
Pr 4.6
Based on Paper 4.2 and 4.3
Faculty
S. No.
Name / Phone No. / E-mail
Designation
Qualification
Specialization
1
Dr. G.R. Naik
+91 8472 245337 (R)
+91 9341292638 (Cell)
grnaik2009@gmail.com
Professor & Chairman
M.Sc., Ph.D.
Plant Biotechnology
2
Dr. Ramesh Londonkar
+91 8472 251611 (R)
+91 9880416391 (Cell)
londonkarramesh53@rediff.com
Asso.Prof
M.Sc., Ph.D.
Animal Biotechnology
3
Dr. Kelmani Chandrakanth R
+91 8472 247020 (R)
+91 9449439340 (Cell)
ckelmani@gmail.com
Asso.Prof
M.Sc., Ph.D.
Medical Microbiology
4
Dr. M.B. Sulochana
+91 8472 247635 (R)
+91 9449618676 (Cell)
mbsulochana@rediffmail.com
Asso.Prof
M.Sc., Ph.D.
Microbial Biotechnology
Thrust Area
Plant Biotechnology, Animal Biotechnology, Medical Microbiology, Microbial Biotechnology
Research Projects
On going
S. No.
Title of the Project
Name of the Principle Investigator
Funding Agency
Duration
Amount sanctioned in Lakhs
1
Molecular cloning, Sequencing and Over expression of alkaline protease and cellulase free xylanase from thermo alkalophlic Bacillus sp. JB-99
Prof. G.R. Naik
CSIR
2007 - 2010
18.00
2
Co-ordinator, M.Sc.,Teaching programme in Biotechnology, Department of Biotechnology project
Prof. G. R. Naik
DBT, Govt. of India
1995 - till date
21.00
Completed
S. No.
Title of the Project
Name of the Principle Investigator
Funding Agency
Duration
Amount sanctioned in Lakhs
1
"Pilot scale production of alkaline protease and cellulase free xylanase from Bacillus sp. JB-99" (in progress)
Prof. G. R. Naik
DBT, Govt. of India
CSIR
3 years
18.00
Research Publications / Books
1
International
51
2
National
71
3
Any others
4
Books
14
Research Guidance
1
Ph.D.
22
2
M.Phil.
27
Workshops / Seminars / Conferences Organized
1
VII All India Conference on Cytology and Genetics and Symposium on Molecular Genetics & Biotechnology, funded by Society of Cytologists & Geneticists, India, October 26-28, 1998
2
2nd National Conference on Biotechnology in Rural and Industrial Development NCBIRD - 2008, January 17 -19, 2008
3
One day awareness programme on Biodiversity related issues and people biodiversity register
Facilities Available
Plant Tissue Culture Laboratory, Medical microbiology Laboratory, Genetic Engineering Laboratory, Animal Biotechnology Laboratory
New Collaborative Research Programme
1
The Dept of Biotechnology of Gulbarga University is the First Dept. has received funding from DBT Government of India, for strengthening M.Sc., Teaching Programme, and Students will be selected on the basis of JNU entrance examinations
2
The department has a collaboration research programme for screening of GSBT sugarcane lines with University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad and Sugarcane Breeding Institute, Coimbatore
3
A new programme under TMBT-DBT prosperous for Tailor made biotechnology ("Studies on Tailor making the Traditional Technology of Herbal Treatment for Diabetic Disorder") has been short listed for funding by Govt. of India with collaboration with Center for Tailoring Biotechnologies and Genomics (CTBG) Wageningen University, Netherlands
4
The Department has linkages with industries like Novozymes, Bangalore; Biocon Ltd., Bangalore and Sreeven Pharma, Bidar
5
The department has established collaborative Research with NIMHANS Bangalore, for the "Bacteriophage therapy for multi drug resistant bacterial infection in diabetic rat model" also has collaborative work with Gangagen Biotechnologies Ltd., Bangalore, for Phage isolation
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