Human Resource and Capacity Building

The center is putting great emphasis on development of quality human resource in the field of Agricultural Biotechnology through Masters and PhD programme of the Department of Agricultural Biotechnology that are of equal standard of any premier institutes of the country. In general a student teacher ratio of 5:1 is maintained. Week long Seminars/Workshops are organized in relevant areas at least twice a year inviting renowned scientists/academicians to update the knowledge of the faculty and the students. Regular lectures by eminent scientists are arranged through Video Conferencing, wherein the students and faculty have the opportunity to interact with the speaker. Efforts are also being made to introduce new courses on fields like Bioinformatics and Nonobiotechnology.