School of Biosciences

The School of Biosciences brings leading scientists of the country and eminent industrialists based in bio-businesses on the same platform to jointly generate quality manpower with skill sets to match the requirements of the industry. With industry associates, Martin & Harris Pvt. Ltd., Walter Bushnell Healthcare Foundation and ASG Biochem Pvt. Ltd, high profile multi-tiered programmes have been designed to cater to different levels of the Biotech, Bio-Pharma and Healthcare sector. Cutting edge researches by faculty on Healthcare, Ecophysiology and Ornithology have placed the country on the world map.


Advisory Board

Padmashri Prof. Ramesh Bamezai
Director, National Centre of Applied Human
Genetics, School of Life Sciences,
Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi

Prof. Ambrish Mittal
HOD-Endocrinology & Diabetes, Medanta,
The Medicity, Gurgaon

Dr. Bibhu Ranjan Das
President, Research and Development Centre
of Excellence in Molecular Pathology Clinical
Research Services, SRL Ltd., Mumbai

Prof. Graham R. Ball
HOD-Bioinformatics, Director-CompanDX
Cancer Research Centre, Nottingham Trent
University, United Kingdom

Prof. S.K. Jain
Hamdard Institute of Medical Sciences
& Research, Jamia Hamdard University, New Delhi
(Former HOD-Biotechnology, J M U)

Dr. Shashi Wadhwa
Prof. & HOD-Anatomy, NDMC Medical College
& HRH Hospital, New Delhi
(Former Dean-AIIMS, New Delhi)

Dr. T Madan Mohan
Advisor, Dept. of Biotechnology,
Govt. of India, New Delhi

Programmes Offered

Programme Features

  • Back to back internship for 2 semesters
  • 100% placement record in top Pharma & Biotech companies, Healthcare Industry and institutions
  • The programmes hone your skills for Biotech, BioIT, Pharma, Healthcare sector and academics
  • International internships, live research projects with premier institutions and Industry
  • Research-oriented, well-qualified and internationally renowned faculty
  • Global Recognition: Cutting edge researches published in top 3-10% Science journals of the world. Faculty /students regularly present papers in international conferences abroad
  • World class exposure for a distinct competitive edge
  • Joint internship programme with Institute of Education & Research, Medanta-The Medicity
  • Industry Associates: Martin & Harris Pvt Ltd, Walter & Bushnell Pvt. Ltd. and ASG Biochem Pvt. Ltd.

Training & Placements

Venta Biosciecnes Ltd, Asian Hospital, Fortis Healthcare, SRL Diagnositcs, WIPRO, Pfizer, BD Diagnostics, Quest Diagnostics, Abbott healthcare, Medanta The Medicity, MAX Healthcare, Excel Life Sciences, University of Washington Medical Centre, Earnst & Young, Teach for India, Bioinnovat Research Services, Mylan, Sun Pharma, Sentiss Pharma, American Express, Dr Lal Path Lab, Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Research Institute and Research Centre, Defence Research & Development organization, National Research Development Corporation (NRDC), FICCI, National Brain Research Centre (NBRC), International Centre for Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology (ICGEB), Indian Agriculture Research Institute, National Bureau of Plant Genetic Resources (NBPGR), Writopedia, Capital Foods Pvt. Ltd., PEPSI, AMUL, Premas Biotech, JNU, SGPGI Lucknow, AIIMS, NRDC, Dharmshila Cancer Hospital, STC Madhya Pradesh, Zydus, Dabur, VaidyaNath, APOLLO Hositals, Religare, Bio-design School - Arizona State University USA, National Institute of Health (NIH) USA, Katholeik University, Leuven and Ghent University, Belgium.

Laboratories & Workshop Facilities

The School provides technical expertise & state-ofthe-art instrumentation. Separate labs have been set up for Molecular Diagnostics, Immunodiagnostics, Microbiology & Culture Techniques, Biochemistry, Analytical Techniques & Enzymology and Bioinformatics & Drug designing. The sophisticated equipment includes: BioRAD Thermal Cycler; BioRAD GelDocumentation System; BioRAD Immunoassay Work Station (ELISA); High Speed Refrigerated Centrifuge (Sorvall); Electrophoresis Apparatus; Laminar Flow; Spectrophotometer; HPLC and LC-MS, among others.

The Key Projects Include

  • Thyroid homeostasis during pregnancy and Iodine deficiency
  • Nutrition and iodine deficiency disorders
  • Early detection of Cervical Cancer using molecular markers
  • Molecular phylogeny & genetic diversity of birds
  • Photoperiodism, Eco physiology of reproduction and Circannual clock
  • Bioinformatics & BIG Data Science: Biodiversity, Population Specific Disease Database, Drug designing & Clinical Data Management
  • Epidemiology and molecular basis of disease
  • Development of non-invasive technology: Hormones & DNA in Urine, Feather and Dry Blood Spot
  • Peptides in cardio-vascular disorders
  • Development of Enzyme Biosensors
  • Conservation Genetics & environmental Sustainability

Career Options

  • Healthcare industry
  • Nutrition, Public Health
  • Drug Designing, Bioinformatics
  • Research Scientist
  • Health Care Officers
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Analytics & Forensicst
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Analytics & Forensics
  • Health care industry
  • Nutrition, Public Health
  • Drug Designing, Bioinformatics
  • Pharmaceuticals

Faculty Profiles

ASU has learned faculty, highly qualified with industrial experience.

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