As of January 2020, the institute has trained  815 (716 completed and 99 ongoing) students in these post-graduate programmes.

ProgrammeRecognized byYear of launchDurationNumber of batches
1.Postgraduate Diploma in Bioinformatics (PGDB)2002 18 months 11
2.Laboratory Course in Biotechniques (LCBT)20049 months8
3.MSc in Bioinformatics and BiotechnologyIGNOU20112 years2
4.MSc in Bioinformatics and Applied BiotechnologyUniversity of Mysore20132 years5
5.MSc in Bioinformatics and Applied BiotechnologyBangalore University20182 yearsOngoing
6.Postgraduate Diploma in Big Data Biology (PGDBDB)In collaboration with,and recognized by, IIIT-B20191 yearOngoing

The alumni have done exceedingly well, whether in academics or in industry. Examples of well known companies which they have joined include Novartis, Eli Lilly, GlaxoSmithKline, Biocon, Cellworks Research, Molecular Connections, Philips Research Centre, Quintiles, and Strand Life Sciences. Many alumni have also done exceedingly well in these companies, and today occupy high positions such as  CTO, Chief Architect,  National Manager-Corporate Accounts, Vice President, Senior Statistical Analyst, and Lead Scientist.

Prominent institutes in India that the alumni have joined for their PhD degree include ACTREC, CCMB, Indian Institute of Science, Indian Institutes of Scientific Education and Research, Indian Institutes of Technology, The Institute of Mathematical Sciences, J N Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, National Centre for Biological Sciences, and TIFR (Hyderabad and Mumbai). Several of them have also pursued a PhD in prestigious institutions across the world such as Cornell University, European Bioinformatics Institute, Institute of Population Genetics, Imperial College, Heidelberg University, Max Planck Institutes, University Le Reunion, University of Cambridge, and University of Zurich. Alumni who have pursued a career in academia have become faculty members in prominent institutions.

Our alumni