A Skill Vigyan Centre has been set-up at Karnataka Innovation and Technology Society (KITS), with the support of Department of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India. The Centre aims at building capacity of teaching faculty in key biotechnology domains; facilitate development of career paths for students by skilling them through hands-on training and creating quality jobs through Entrepreneurship Development Program.The Centre is working in partnership with select Institutions of Higher education and universities located in the State of Karnataka.Further, the Centre has established collaboration with Life Sciences Sector Skill Development Council (LSSSDC) for alignment with National Skill Development Council guidelines/National Occupational Standards.
"I feel exhilarated in informing you that I have been selected for the Research program in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. I’m grateful to BTFS course which has helped me all the way through my admissions. Apart from my efforts the course-work helped me to build a strong theoretical knowledge which was reflected in my GATE 2013 results, an AIR of 68 and the research exposure I gained during my industry internship helped me in cracking the interviews held at these institutes. I would also like to thank the College, BTFS authorities and the Government for organizing such course which is helpful in shaping careers of fresh graduates in the field of Biotechnology."MR. SHUDDHODANA M | PG Diploma in Protein Expression and Scale-up
There is always hope in whatever you achieve and excellence follows it. The path ahead of graduation for me was Biotechnology Finishing School which brought about the right kind of exposure to match the industry requirements. BTFS gave the right kind of platform to foresee my career. The professors stimulated intellectual excitement to students who were eager to learn and had so much to share. It instilled in me a passion for learning. I thoroughly enjoyed the course with excellent explanations and subject exposure to lab techniques. The course exceeded my expectations and significantly expanded my knowledge of core curriculum. I support KBITS in gratitude for the experience it gave me and also to enable it to afford the same experience to future generations of students.PAVITHRA N | PG Diploma in Cellular and Molecular Diagnostics.
The faculty were very encouraging & inspiring. The Internship Placements and the fellowship provided by BTFS through KBITS are the high lights of the programSHREEHARI. N | PG Diploma in Pre-Clinical, Clinical Research, Biostatistics & Data Management
TFS is a very useful program for job aspirants in the Life Sciences sector. Thanks to BTFS, now I am working as a QC Executive. Apart from this the faculty had in depth knowledge of the subject, employed innovative teaching methodologies & classes were informative.BHAGYASHRI BAHADURE | PG Diploma in Nutraceuticals & Food Processing
BTFS is a very good platform for young generation who want to develop additional skills and go ahead in their career in this competitive world, where so many young minds are getting graduated, and it's a real challenge to be noticed. This course helps as a lifeline which make us to project out. The course which I had opted was focused on pharmaceutical industries and corporate world. Being experienced in healthcare medical sector, corporate was totally a new world for me, but the course acted as a shock absorber and prepared me well.DR. PALIKA CHANDRASHEKHARA SHETTY | PG Diploma in Pre-Clinical, Clinical Research, Biostatistics and Data Management.
"I found the Bioinformatics and Rational Drug Designing (BRD) course on Biotech Finishing School (BTFS) extremely valuable to my research and career. The course did an amazing job to educate me in Bioinformatics, both in terms of the underlying science and in terms of practical tools, techniques and on-line resources. I can't imagine a more effective year long exposure, in both academic and industrial levels. The faculties and fellow students were first rate. I was impressed with their willingness and ability to convey excitement, enthusiasm and knowledge in a way that I could grasp. It was great to work cooperatively with fellow students as a team. The diversity of backgrounds and interests was an unexpected bonus."MR. DEVASHISH DAS | PG Diploma in Bioinformatics and Rational drug design
"The Bioinformatics and rational drug design domain offered by BTFS is of very high standards and moreover is taught by the leading, experienced and knowledgeable teachers and teaching assistants. I highly recommend this course to all biologists with a strong interest in bioinformatics. Thanks to DBT for the financial support. It was the best postgraduate diploma course I have ever pursued."MR. SHUMVEEL QUADRI | PG Diploma in Bioinformatics and Rational drug design
BTFS is the best option for Biotechnology students to get an industrial experience. All the modules have been designed keeping in mind the evolving opportunities in the healthcare industry. The faculty have been very supportive throughout the course. I recommend this to all life sciences students and advice them to make the best out of it.DEEPSHIKHA KAUL | PG Diploma in Pre-Clinical, Clinical Research, Biostatistics and Data Management.
My overall experience of PG Diploma in Bio Technology was very good. We availed good laboratory facilities and obtained enormous industrial exposure during the program & I am extremely thankful to BTFS.SABITHA ANAND | PG Diploma in Plant Genetic Transformation