HoD's Desk

Dr. Dhanya Gangadharan
HoD Biotechnology

Over the past decade and more, the Department of Biotechnology at Sahrdaya College of Engineering and Technology has established itself as a premier and most sought after college for pursuing Undergraduate Program (B Tech) in Biotechnology. A vibrant community of young, intellectual and talented citizens are moulded and nurtured here in the department. The department faculty is committed to undertake teaching and research as a passion with effective and fruitful methods of subject delivery towards etching the biotech engineers of tomorrow. The department is further building on the credible new outcome based methodologies of teaching and learning process to expand its departmental and institutional vision. Our department also addresses some complex issues pertaining to the area of human health and environment in society. An integral part of our endeavours has been our continuing science education and research towards new product and process development programmes. Commemorating the tenth year of the department and the college; Masters Programme (M Tech) in Industrial Biotechnology was initiated in 2013. This platform of higher learning is embodied with the view upgrading the students to play significant role in the Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical industries globally. The department will continue on its course to achieve excellence in biotechnology towards the realization of its mandate in the field.


To be a national Centre of excellence in Bio Sciences and Bio Engineering


  1. Educate the next generation of engineers with a relevant curriculum that will enable them to integrate biological sciences with engineering fundamentals that can create, model, and modify biological systems for industrial applicability.
  2. Encourage and facilitate research that would enable students to acquire new knowledge that is industrially and socially relevant.
  3. Train students to be leaders who value professional ethics and realize the need for societal contribution and environmental sustainability in their work.
B.Tech Regular – BiotechnologyBT60
B.Tech Lateral Entry – BiotechnologyBT6
M.Tech - Industrial BiotechnologyIBT6
Ph.D - BiotechnologyBT--

Department of Biotechnology     

Bio Block, 3rd Floor


Sahrdaya College of Engineering and Technology

Kodakara, P.B.No.17,
Thrissur (Dt), Pin 680684, Kerala State, India
Ph: 0480-2726630 (8 Lines),2759275