The Division of Biotechnology was conceived with the aim of creating well-trained human resource to fulfill the growing demand in various sectors of Biotechnology in the academic year 2004-05. Biotechnology is one among the most dynamic area of science and engineering today, representing a synthesis of evolving technologies that will propel the industries towards sustainable development. Today, this growing discipline is poised on the interface of various subject that contribute to the growth of pharmaceutical, agricultural, food and many other industries.