Admission 2020-21
NIRF-2021
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University
A State University recognized under Section 2 (f) & 12 (B) of UGC Act of 1956
Ranked 78th among Engineering Institutions and Among Ranked Top 100 Business Schools in National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF 2020) declared by MHRD, Govt. of India.

State of art research laboratories and teaching facilities are important features of the school so that the students have a hands-on experience of all the modern spheres of biotechnology. Initially, the school is having five laboratories.

MassArray Central Facility:

Central MassArray Facility at SMVDU is state-of-the-art Lab established at SMVDU and one of its kind in the state of Jammu and Kashmir and amongst a couple of setups in Northern India. The facility has Agena (formerly Sequenom) Massarray Analyzer System, a very robust setup with vast applications and proven records in Diagnostics of Genetic diseases, Pathogen and disease detection, Personalised medicine, Agricultural and Veterinary genomics, Microbial Genomics etc.

Molecular Biology Research Lab:

This laboratory caters to research work on Metagenomics, Genomics, DNA fingerprinting of plants. Currently two research scholars are carrying out full-time interdisciplinary research work in the lab. The laboratory infrastructure includes the latest gel electrophoretic systems in all working sizes, gel documentation system, -200C deep freezer, fully computerized double beam UV-Visible spectrophotometer and miscellaneous equipments like temperature controlled water baths, vortex shakers, gel rockers etc.

Microbiology Research Laboratory:

A spacious laboratory, equipped with microscopes, incubator shaker, single beam spectrophotometer and laminar air flow. The laboratory also contains fully computerised lab scale Fermentor (Sartorius) and an advanced fully computerised Gas chromatography system which is being used to carry out research in the field of metabolite production from microbial biomass.

Bioinformatics Centre:

The bioinformatics centre is equipped with its own server, 30 computers and a dedicated 4 Mbps internet connection. The lab is facilitated with the latest software installed on four workstations, where currently work is being carried out in the field of molecular modelling, in-silico drug design and molecular graphics.

Tissue culture laboratory:

This is an advanced laboratory constructed on the latest design that serves all the necessary aspects of modern tissue culture work. Full-time research is being carried out in the field of micropropagation and plant metabolite production with pharmacological properties. The lab is equipped with the latest laminar air flow chamber, incubator shaker, and plant growth room with controlled light, humidity and temperature conditions.

Chemistry Lab-I:

The Organic Chemistry laboratory provides all the necessary infrastructure needed for various experiments during the research work as well as the school curriculum. Research work is being carried out in the field of enzyme mediated organic synthesis and biotransformation. The lab is equipped with reflux chambers, titration apparatus, and temperature controlled water-baths for use in experiments.

Chemistry Lab-II:

This is the inorganic chemistry laboratory serving the purpose of carrying out various experiments during research work as well as school curriculum. the laboratory is equipped with reflux chambers, Fume-hood, melting point apparatuses, chromatography cabinets temperature controlled water baths for use in experiments.

Biotechnology laboratory:

This is the basic biotechnology laboratory used for school curriculum laboratory work in the subjects of biochemistry, immunology and bioprocess engineering. The laboratory is equipped with the latest instruments and apparatus including a BOD incubator, Windows operated pH meter, a fully computerised double beam spectrophotometer and Gel Electrophoretic units.

Microbiology laboratory:

It is a basic microbiology laboratory, and caters to laboratory work for undergraduate students. Currently, research work is being carried out in the field of Bioethanol production in the laboratory. The lab is equipped with the latest microscopes, fume-hood and autoclave facility for use in various experiments.

Molecular biology laboratory:

It is the basic molecular biology laboratory where work on DNA manipulation is being done for school curriculum. Also the laboratory caters carrying out student investigational projects on gene cloning for different target genes.

Conference room:

This latest facility installed in the school is equipped with a dedicated 2 Mbps line for worldwide video conferencing which is a significant step forward to advanced and collaborative research being carried out at the school.

Research Programme

Research carried out in Department of Biotechnology is of international standards and has due recognition worldwide. M.Sc. and B.Tech Biotechnology Students in the department also carry out their 6-month scientific Projects as part of the curriculum to attain high quality exposure to the academic and industrial research.

Various research projects are under going in the department and more than 30 research fellows and Project Assistants work in these projects. The students and faculty of the department are publishing their research in highly reputed scientific journals and are participating in Research projects of International repute.

Ongoing and Finished Research Projects at DoBT

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