Message From Chairman (Md Masuder Rahman, PhD)
Welcome to the Department of Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering (BGE) at the faculty of Life Science, established in 2006. Over the years, it has grown to be most successful departments in the University with a wide range of research interest and a commitment to excellent teaching at all levels.
Our aim is to produce the academic, researcher, industrial and entrepreneurial leaders of tomorrow, together with the industrial processes and bioscientific advances they will employ. Our strategy is to work at the interfaces between Biology and Technology. The mission of this Department is to excel in providing quality higher education and internationally leading research in the field of Genetics and Biotechnology keeping in view the challenge of the twenty first century.
The department currently offers four-year Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering. We also offer Master of Science (MS) by research. Now-a days, the undergraduate program attracts the best students of Bangladesh as it provides an excellent foundation for future professional and graduate education.