4-day Hands-on Workshop on “Single-Cell Data Analysis and Basics of Linux and R”

February 14th-17th, 2024

Organized by The Bio-IT Centre at IBAB 

The participants will gain detailed information on current methods for single-cell transcriptome analysis. The detailed tutorials will cover the entire scope of the single-cell RNA-seq analysis pipelines, from read processing and alignment to expression magnitude normalization, differential expression, and subpopulation analysis.

Only 25 candidates will be selected for this workshop on a first-come basis.

Registration Fee (inclusive of GST): 

These fees are only for those working in India. If you are working abroad, please email workshops@ibab.ac.in for payment details.

Bachelor’s students (Final year)INR 3000
Master’s studentsINR 4000
Research students (PA, Ph.D., etc.) and TechniciansINR 5000
Postdoctoral fellows, Faculty, and LecturersINR 7000
Industrial applicantsINR 12,000

For NEFT transfer:

A/c Number: 004705001585
Bank Name: ICICI BANK, Koramangala, Bangalore
A/c Holder Name: IBAB
Branch Code: ICIC0000047

Once paid, please send the following details to workshops@ibab.ac.in

1) Name
2) Transaction Details
3) Account number/upi id (Payment mode: NEFT or UPI) 


Registration fees must be paid as per the candidate’s qualifications. If the education details and amount paid by any candidate do not match, the registration will stand canceled and there will be no refund provided.

Registration Procedure:

Interested participants should register for this workshop by filling up a google form (link mentioned below). Once 25 seats are filled, the registration will be closed. The participants must submit the registration fees before registering themselves. 

The registration deadline is 9th February 2024.

Selected participants will be notified within a few days after your registration so that you can arrange your travel plans.

Registration Link: 



IBAB, Bengaluru

Travel and hostel accommodation:

To participate in the workshop, all participants should come to IBAB one day before. Hostel accommodation will be provided to all participants on a sharing basis and food will be provided at the IBAB canteen. Participants have to take care of their travel; the institute will not provide any financial support for this.

About Bio-IT Centre:

The Bio-IT Research and Training Centre (Bio-IT Centre) was established at the Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology (IBAB) in 2010 with support from the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeITY), the Government of India, and the Department of IT, BT and S&T, Government of Karnataka. Bio-IT Centre has a state-of-art sequencing facility with the high-throughput sequencer HiSeq 2500 and several accessory equipments such as a Hi-Scan system for Illumina bead array and microarray-based imaging, Qubit, C-bot, Covaris, Bio-analyzer and Agilent 2200 Tape-station for the processing of DNA and RNA samples, Stratagene Mx 3000 for Real-Time PCR, and 3500 Dx Genetic Analyzer for capillary electrophoresis based sequencing. Bio-IT Centre provides sequencing and analysis services in either collaborative or service mode. The Centre also regularly organizes introductory and advanced bioinformatics and NGS analysis workshops.

About IBAB:

IBAB, located in Electronic City, Bengaluru, is a unique institution engaged in education, research, and entrepreneur-supported programs. IBAB’s mission is to catalyze the growth of India’s biotechnology and bioinformatics industries. IBAB offers a unique M.Sc. degree program (with dual specialization in Bioinformatics and Biotechnology), an interdisciplinary Ph.D. research program, and a Post Graduate Diploma Programme (in Big Data Biology). The institute has strong research programs in various disciplines such as Cancer Biology, Infectious Disease Biology, Synthetic Biology, Molecular Parasitology, Microbial Genomics, Structural Bioinformatics, Systems Biology, Drug Discovery, and Mathematical Biology. This is evident by the educational qualifications, peer-reviewed publications, academic and industrial collaborations, and teaching experience of well-trained faculty members. The institute has excellent infrastructure and a vibrant environment conducive to cutting-edge research. For more information, please visit https://www.ibab.ac.in/.