Biotechnology as a thriving career option
Department of Biotechnology in support with Association of Microbiologists of India and Karnataka Rajya Vijnana Parishath organized intercollegiate event “Bionest- 2016” on 26 and 27August. The inaugurator of the event, Dr. G. Venkateswaran. Chief Scientist, Central Food Technological Research Institute expressed that “the core of Biotechnology is innovation and research, with a view to practical applications. One of the major reasons why more and more students today should look out for a career in Biotechnology is that the life expectancies are increasing, resulting in a more ageing population and hence, putting more emphasis on healthcare”.