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Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Institute of Chemical Technology

24 months
807 USD/year
807 USD/year
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The objectives of this Pharmaceutical Biotechnology course from the Institute of Chemical Technology are to sensitize the students to the fact that as we go down the scale of magnitude from cells to organelles to molecules, the understanding of various biological processes becomes deeper and inclusive.


Course outcomes 

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology students from the Institute of Chemical Technology should be able to: 

  • Know the significance and application of biotechnology in healthcare sector 
  • Appreciate relevance of microorganisms from industrial context 
  • Explain and apply design and operations of various fermenters; the fundamental principles for basic methods in production technique for biobased products 
  • Explain and apply of important microbial/enzymatic industrial processes
The UGC has recognized the Department as Centre of Advanced Studies in Pharmaceutical Science and Technology, under which 15 SAP fellowships are awarded per year. Many industrial projects, both Indian and foreign, are currently in progress. All modern equipment and instruments are available for research. The faculty is highly active and has filed patents in a variety of areas including formulation and drug delivery. Besides, fellowships are also accorded under various projects with individual faculty.

Programme Structure


  • Fundamentals of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
  • Analytical and Biophysical techniques
  • Plant and Animal cell technology
  • Laboratory Instrumental Methods of Analysis
  • Research
  • Immunotechnology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




114 alternative credits


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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • B.Pharm B.Tech/B.Sc (Tech) /B.E in Biotechnology/Biochemical Engineering/ Pharmaceutical Technology/ Industrial Biotechnology B.E/B.Tech in Chemical Engineering /Biomedical Engineering. B.Chem.Engg
  • For eligibility the candidate should have passed any one of the Bachelor’s degree as mentioned in required qualification for that respective programme. The candidate should have passed Bachelor’s degree from ICT or any equivalent examination of a post HSC/HSSC four year degree programme of IIT/NIT or any university/institute recognized by UGC/AICTE 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    807 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 807 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    807 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 807 USD per year during 24 months.
  • 60,000 Rs.

Living costs for Mumbai

34109 - 57278 INR /month
Living costs

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