Call Now
1800 102 5277

Biotechnology Education in Mumbai

Published on: Apr 16, 2010
This section provides complete information  about Biotechnology colleges in Mumbai. It also provides the contact details of each and every Biotechnology institute in Mumbai. The best Biotechnology institutes in Mumbai are covered here. If any Biotechnology institute in Mumbai is missing in this list, kindly inform us using our Contact Form. Students studying in Biotechnology colleges in Mumbai can also write to us to give their reviews and feedback.

We have made the best efforts to provide accurate information on Mumbai Biotechnology colleges. This list of Biotechnology colleges in Mumbai is compiled from various authentic sources and hence can be relied upon. Still if there are any errors, please do let us know. Remember, www.Mumbaieducation.net is your best source for all educational information in Mumbai.

Biotechnology Resource Guide
BioTechnology Scholarships Careers in Biotechnology Biotechnology Entrance Exams
Biotechnology Forums

Biotechnology Education in Mumbai

Biotechnology is not a new field in science. Humans have been experimenting with biotechnological progresses since the early days of farming. Biotechnology is a technology based on biology, especially when used in agriculture, food science and medicine. Biotechnology connects fields like genetics, molecular biology, biochemistry, embryology and cell biology.

Biotechnology is often used to refer to genetic engineering technology of the 21st century, however, the term encompasses, a wider range and history of procedures for modifying biological organisms according to the needs of humanity, going back to initial modifications of native plants in to improved food crops through artificial selection and hybridization, Bioengineering is the science upon which all Biotechnological applications are based.

Before 1971, the word biotechnology was primarily applied in the food processing and agriculture industries. Biotechnology along with a traditional field is developing fast because of its importance in industry, agriculture, pharmaceutical concerns, public health, biological explorations, biogenetics and as a mean to expand new sources of energy useful for different uses.

The Mumbai University Department of Biotechnology, founded in the year 1997, conducts two years Post graduate degree course at Vidyanagari campus to offer to the requires of the students for modern Biotechnology. The syllabus has been planned by the faculty to stand for major areas of Biotechnology. At present the course being conducted in the life Sciences Department of the University. The subject is taught by experienced teachers of the University and the visiting lecturers from B.A.R.C, C.R.I, T.I.F.R. and different other colleges.

The Biotechnology Department of the University is full of strength and enthusiasm and has been provided with modern stylish state of the art facilities including Computer and internet.

There are certain criteria for admission to Biotechnology program. Apart from educational merit the candidate should have some extra skills like: patience, stamina to study hard for long periods, good health, cool temperament, strong interpersonal skills, concentration power, critical and logical thinking, accuracy and an eager eye for details.

This page provides the list of famous and recognized Biotechnology colleges in Mumbai. We have compiled the list giving their complete postal address, telephone numbers, website address, courses offered and number of seats available with each particular institute.

List Biotechnology Colleges in Mumbai

Bhavan’s College, (affiliated to the University of Mumbai)

Munshi Nagar,
Andheri (W), Mumbai- 58
Tel. No. 2623 21 91,  (Off.) 2623 37 89 (Prin.)
Fax No. 26234552
Email: brbhavan@bom7.vsnl.net.in
Website: http://www.bhavans.info   

Department of Biotechnology, University of Mumbai

University of Mumbai, Vidyanagari,
Santacruz (East), Mumbai -400 098
Tel: 26526053, 26528822.
Website: http://www.mu.ac.in
Course: M.Sc. (Biotechnology)

Department Of Biotechnology, Ramniranjan Jhunjhunwala College
Opp Rly Stn, Ghatkopar W, Mumbai – 400084
Tel: 91-22-25152731, 91-22-25151763
Email: srams@vsnl.net
Courses: B.Sc. Biotechnology, M.Sc. (Biotechnology)

Kelkar Education Trust’s Vinayak Ganesh Vaze College of Arts, Science & Commerce,
Mithagar Road, Mulund (E),
Mumbai- 81
Telephone 21631421, 21631423
Website: http://www.vazecollege.net
Course: B.Sc. Biotechnology

Kishinchand Chellaram College,
124, Dinshaw Wachha Rd Churchgate,
Mumbai- 20
Tel: 91-22-2285 5726, 2202 0132.
Fax: 91-22-2202 9092
E-Mail — kccollege@rediffmail.com
Website: http://www.kccollege.org.in
Course: B.Sc. Biotechnology

Patkar College of Arts & Science & V.P Varde College of Commerce,
S.V.Road, Goregoan (W) Mumbai- 62
Tel. 2872 3731 / 2872 1875 (Office), 2878 1188 (Non-aided Courses)
E-Mail info@patkarvardecollege.edu.in
Website: http://www.patkarvardecollege.edu.in
Course: B.Sc. Biotechnology

R.D. National College of Arts & Commerce & W.A. Sci. College,
Linking Road, Bandra (W), Mumbai - 400 050
Tel.: +91-22-26041777 / +91-22-26483544
Fax: +91-22-26242620
E-mail: rdnationalcollege@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.ruiacollege.edu 
Course: Bachelor of Biotechnology

Rizvi College of Arts, Science & Commerce
Rizvi Complex, Opp. Carter Road, Sherly Rajan Road, Bandra (W), Mumbai- 50
Tel: + (91)-(22)-26050624, 26044196, 26041972
Fax: + (91)-(22)-26002744
Email: rca@bom2.vsnl.net.in
Website: http://www.rizvicollege.com
Course: Bachelor of Biotechnology

School of Bioscience & Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay,
Powai, Mumbai-400076, INDIA
Phone: +91-22-2576-7771
Fax: +91-22-25723480
E-mail: bioschool@iitb.ac.in
Website: www.btc.iitb.ac.in
Course: M.Sc. (Biotechnology)

S.P.Mandalie's Ramnarain Ruia College,
L N Road, Nr Matunga Central Rly Stn,
Matunga, Mumbai - 400019
Tel: + (91)-(22)-24143098, 24143119, 24118841, 24141335
Email: ruiacs@vsnl.com
Website: http://www.ruiacollege.edu
Course: Bachelor of Biotechnology

Sheth LU Jhaveri College of Arts & Sir MV College of Science & Commerce
S Radhakrishnan Road Andheri (E),
Mumbai - 400 069
Course: Bachelor of Biotechnology

Vivekananda Education Society’s College of Arts, Science & Commerce

Sindhi Society, Next To Chaggan Mitha, Chembur E, Mumbai - 400071
Tel: + (91)-(22)-25227470, 25227514, 25227338, 25227430
Email: vsasc@vsnl.net
Website: www.vesac.com
Course: B Sc Biotechnology

Click here for Biotechnology Colleges in Pune

Comments (1)
    • G.RAMESH IYER 28/11/2012, 1:44 PM

      WHAT IS THE CAREER OPPORTUNITIES FOR MSC BIO TECHNOLOGY STUDENTS
    • Comment #1
Subscribe to our newsletter