Department of Biotechnology

History of the department

The department of biotechnology has been established in 2008 in Guru Nanak College for Girls, Sri Muktsar Sahib. This department has been established foreseeing the demands of new globalizing world. The department is going on the lines of new emerging technology trends in the area of education. There is no such Institute in this area which provides an undergraduate course in Biotechnology. The department is providing modern scientific knowledge to the students with well qualified faculty members..
The department contains well furnished labs of biochemistry, microbiology and plant tissue culture and well equipped class rooms. The department also organizes various activities, extension lectures and seminars from time to time, so as to inculcate scientific attitude and to upgrade the knowledge of students and teachers about current affairs..

Faculty Profile

  • Arti sharma
  • Specialization :Molecular biology and Biochemistry
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  • Designation :Head & Assistant Professor
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  • Dr. Navpreet Kaur
  • Specialization :Biotechnology
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  • Designation :Assistant Professor
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  • Dr. Sukhpreet Kaur
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  • Ms. Shavneet Kaur
  • Specialization :Food Science Technology
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  • Designation :Assistant Professor
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  • Ms. Kirandeep Kaur (MLT)
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  • Designation :Assistant Professor
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Program Offered

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Achievements of the department

Achievements of the department with Photographs:
  • Educational visit to National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal on 12 th – 13 th Feb 2016.
  • Participation in Tech- fest :- B.Sc. biotech 1 sem students participated in National level Technical festival ‘TECHINVENT’ organized by Chandigarh University Gharuan on 3 rd April, 2015
  • Team 1:- secured 2 nd position for DNA model prepared from waste material.
  • Team 2:- secured 3 rd position for ‘Chemical garden’ model.
  • Special lecture by Mr. Nitin Dhingra, Representative of Monsanto India Pvt. Ltd. on ‘Prospectives of biotechnology in Agriculture’ was organized on 23 rd Feb., 2015.
  • Workshop on ‘Introduction to Biotechnology’ was organized by department on 28 th Jan, 2015.
  • 4 days 3 nights tour to Rajasthan was organized by the department on oct 2 nd , 2015. Places visited were jaipur, ajmer, pushkar.
  • Celebrated Ozone day on 23 sept, 2014 with special lecture by Mr. Paramjit Singh Dhingra , Director, Regional Centre, Muktsar sahib
  • Organized ‘Environment fair’ in collaboration with science department on Feb 5, 2013.
  • Special lecture was organized on “Applications of Biotechnology in Agriculture” on interaction with Mr. Khushwinder Singh Brar, Senior Plant Breeder from Krishi Vigyan Kendre, Bathinda on Oct 19, 2012.

Any Special Award or Achievement by the Students

University position Holders

Session 2013-14 Class Roll No. Name of Student Marks Position
1. B.Sc. biotech II 16312000733 Simran Bhatia 885/1000 4th position
2. B.Sc. biotech II 16312000730 Mandeep kaur 877/1000 7th position

Session 2014-15 Class Roll No. Name of Student Marks Position
1. B.Sc. biotech III 16312000733 Simran Bhatia 888/1000=88.8% 2nd in uni.
2. B.Sc. biotech III 16312000730 Mandeep kaur 880/1000=88% 5th in uni.
3. B.Sc. biotech II 16313000699 Harleen kaur 830/1000=83% 9th in uni.

Achievements of the department in the Youth Festival, extracurricular activities, co curricular, sports, academic activities.

Inter college competition

Activity Levels 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16
Speech 4 th prize Simran Bhatia (1632000733) 6 dec,2012 Baba farid institute, deon Bathinda

Gurmat sabha

Activity Levels 2012-13 2013-14 2014-15 2015-16
Participated in gurmat sabha camp Gurpreet kaur(16313000698) and karminder kaur (16313000700) on 24 jan 2014-27 jan 2014 Participated in gurmat sabha camp Gurpreet kaur(16313000698) and karminder kaur (16313000700) on 24 jan 2014-27 jan 2014