The Department of Biotechnology came in existence under the School of Life Sciences at Central University of Rajasthan in July 2011. The Master’s program in Biotechnology was started as the flagship program of the department with immediate effect. In the following academic year, 2012-13,Ph.D. program was introduced and then in academic year 2013-14 an integrated M.Sc. programme was also initiated.
The department has well equipped laboratories for Ph.D., M.Sc. and integrated M.Sc. students. The department has a total of ten highly qualified and enthusiastic faculty members already on board. With continuous development and expansion of its scientific infrastructure and learned faculty, the department aims to become one of the shining beacons of the University and the nation in the near future.