bioinformatics and biotechnology started in 2011. The
students of the 1st batch of this 2-year course
are now doing their course work. The degree is granted by IGNOU, New
diploma in bioinformatics started in 2002. The 11th
batch of this 18-month course
are now doing their course work. Overall, 75% of these students have
found jobs in industry.
Postgraduate laboratory course in
bio-techniques started in 2003. The 8 th
batch of this 8 (or 14) month course have finished their coursework.
95% of these students have found jobs in industry. This popular course
has been temporarily suspended due to shortage of faculty and the new
2004, IBAB (along with BITS-Pilani, IIM-A, IIT-B and SPJIMR) was
selected by the Wadhwani Foundation for funding related to
entrepreneurship. These activities have ramped up and resulted in some
students registering their companies. Research in this area has led to
multiple publications in Nature Biotechnology, amongst others.
education has been ramped up in 2005 and several modules are offered
each year. In addition several modules of the Short Term Courses are
offered to students and others each year.
Details of these programmes are available in this section.