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  September 15, 2019

Department of Bio-Technology

 

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Introduction

        The Department of Biotechnology was established in the academic year 2002-2003. The field of Biotechnology plays a vital role in our day-to-day life. Biotechnology is applied in the fields of Industry, Agriculture, Horticulture, Pharmacy and Animal Husbandry.

        The existing Biotechnology Department of our College is well organized with three storied building, at the cost of Rs.2.5 Crores. All the laboratories are well established with sophisticated equipments at a total cost of Rs.3 Crores. Laboratories of Biotechnology Department are very modern and are functioning effectively with imported costly equipments like Gas Chromatography, PCR, Fermentor, Gel Documentation, Fluorescence Microscope, ELISA Reader, western blotting, Lyophilizer, CO2 incubator etc. to match the benchmark standard of esteemed institutions worldwide.

The Vision of the department is

  • To produce graduates capable of effectively using the imparted scientific and technical knowledge with values for the betterment of society and to meet the dynamic demands of industry and research environment.


The Mission of the department is

  • Offering under graduate programme by providing effective and well balanced curriculum and equip themselves to gear up to the challenges awaiting.

  • Providing the technical, research and intellectual resources that will enable the students to have a successful career in the field of Biotechnology.

  • Providing need based training and professional skills to satisfy the needs of society and the industry.


PROGRAMME EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES (PEOs)

  • PEO:1 Lead a professional career by acquiring the basic knowledge in the field of specialization and allied Engineering.

  • PEO:2 Assess the real life problems and deal with them confidently relevance to the society.

  • PEO:3 Engage in lifelong learning by pursuing higher studies and participating in professional organizations.

  • PEO:4 Exhibit interpersonal skills and able to work as a team for success.

PROGRAMME OUTCOMES (POs)

A graduate of the Bio-Technology will attain

 

  • PO:1 Engineering Knowledge: Apply the knowledge of mathematics, science, engineering fundamentals, and an engineering specialization to the solution of complex engineering problems.

  • PO:2 Problem Analysis: Identify, formulate, review research literature, and analyze complex engineering problems reaching substantiated conclusions using first principles of mathematics, natural sciences, and engineering sciences.

  • PO:3 Design / Development of Solutions: Design solutions for complex engineering problems and design system components or processes that meet the specified needs with appropriate consideration for the public health and safety, and the cultural, societal, and environmental considerations.

  • PO:4 Conduct Investigations of Complex Problems: Use research-based knowledge and research methods including design of experiments, analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions.

  • PO:5 Modern Tool Usage: Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern engineering and IT tools including prediction and modeling to complex engineering activities with an understanding of the limitations.

  • PO:6 The Engineer and Society: Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional engineering practice.

  • PO:7 Environment and Sustainability: Understand the impact of the professional engineering solutions in societal and environmental contexts, and demonstrate the knowledge of, and need for sustainable development.

  • PO:8 Ethics: Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the engineering practice.

  • PO:9 Individual and Team Work: Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in diverse teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.

  • PO:10 Communication:Communicate effectively on complex engineering activities with the engineering community and with society at large, such as, being able to comprehend and write effective reports and design documentation, make effective presentations, and give and receive clear instructions.

  • PO:11 Project Management and Finance: Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the engineering and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team, to manage projects and in multidisciplinary environments.

  • PO:12 Life-long Learning:Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change..

The Specialized features of our department include:

  • Well equipped Laboratories with Specialized Equipments.

  • Functioning of Technical Association "Biotechnology Association" which organizes various intellectual competitions for students.

  • MOU with Helini Biomolecule Pvt.Ltd., to conduct certificate courses.

  • MOU with Central Leather Research Institute(CLRI) for sharing technology thoughts.


CONTACTS

Dr.K.Subramanian Prof. & Head
Dept. of Biotechnology,
PSR Engineering College,
Sevalpatti,  Sivakasi - 626 140, 
Virudhunagar District, 
Tamil Nadu, India. 
Email : subramanian@psr.edu.in
Phone : 04562-239626