Industrial Biotechnology Top Recruiters, Highlights and Career

Industrial biotechnology is a branch of science that deals with the study of principles of biology and chemistry with the use of living organisms like bacteria and enzymes for the productive developments in the industrial sector. Basically, plants, animals microbes, biochemistry and genetics are used in Biotechnology to develop new products. In short Industrial Biotechnology refers to biological resources for industrial processes.


  • The government has stepped in to support Industries, which incorporates biotechnology. 
  • Industrial biotechnology is one of the growing and demanding industry so this course can help a student in becoming an innovative & successful engineer globally.

Courses and Eligibility


B. Tech
4 years
pass in 10th grade and a minimum of 50% marks taken together in Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry or any other relevant subject
JEE Main, BITSAT, JEE Advanced, etc
M. Tech
2 years
qualified B.E. or B.Tech in the relevant stream with a minimum aggregate of 60% marks,
2 years
completion of graduation in the Science stream with a minimum aggregate of 55%
No such entrances

Top Recruiters

There are various sectors of employment in this field such as-

  • Agricultural sectors
  • Chemical and Textile Industries
  • Pharmaceutical Firms
  • Research Laboratories
  • Food processing & Agro based Industries
  • Manufacturing Industries
  • Academic institutions
  • Aquaculture Sector

Admission Process

  • For Admission in B. Tech- Students can get the application form direct from the concerned institute or by downloading it from it official website. After filling it they can send through post or online to the respective institutes or the students can attend the common entrance exams like AIEEE, IIT-JEE or the personal entrances of some colleges to get admission into the B. Tech course.
  • For Admission in M. Tech- Candidates have to pass the entrance exam conducted for the admission in this course by different institutes. With 60% aggregate marks in B. Tech and qualified entrance test on can get admission in to the concerned institute/college. To enter IITs one have to qualify JEE Advance exam.
  • For M. SC- One can get admission into various institutes in the M. SC program by qualifying the entrance exam of the respective institute with the required performance in graduate level.


  • Genetic Engineering
  • Chemical reaction Engineering
  • Bioinformatics
  • Bioprocess Engineering
  • Immunology
  • Bioethics
  • Professional ethics
  • Quality management
  • Bioenergy and Biofuels (M.SC)
  • Biomass and Bio-refineries (M.SC)
  • Food, Beverage, and Feed Processing (M.SC)
  • Agricultural sciences and Agronomics (M.SC)
  • Nano-biotechnology (M. SC)
  • Bioremediation (M.SC)
  • Cosmeceuticals and Personal Care (M.SC)

Skills Required

  • Excellent verbal communication 
  • Maths knowledge
  • The ability to work well with others
  • Analytical thinking skills
  • Knowledge of chemistry including the safe use and disposal of chemicals
  • Able to use a computer and the main software packages competently
  • Knowledge of biology
  • Pay attention to detail
  • The ability to work on your own

Career & Job profile:

Job post
Job description
Project Management Engineer
Develops project objectives by reviewing project proposals and plans; conferring with management
5.5 lacs to 9.5 lacs
Technical Solution Manager
responsible for the development and sales of infrastructure, network and workplace services solutions and value directly to customers, etc
5 lacs to 10 lacs
Trainee Research Associate
Collects, prepares, analyzes, dissects, and evaluates specimens and/or tissue cultures, etc
2 lacs to 3.3 lacs
Scientific OfficerTrainee
Coordinate meetings, both within and among teams they lead, shoulder administrative responsibilities in personnel and budget management.
3.5 lacs to 5.5 lacs
Project Assistant
works with a project administrator, following directives in a support role,handle administrative functions, such as planning meetings, performing outreach, tracking budgets, etc
1.5 lacs to 2.5 lacs
Accounts Manager
Developing strong relationships with customers, connecting with key business executives and stakeholders and preparing sales reports.
3.5 lacs to 6.5 lacs
Pharma Recruiter
The recruiting, interviewing, and screening responsibilities of HR recruiters can be further broken down by daily job duties, etc
3 lacs to 5.5 lacs


Q: What is Biotech industry?
A: It is the application of biological organisms, system, or processes by various industries to learn about life science & the improvement of the value of materials and organisms like pharmaceuticals, crops, and livestock.

Q: What is the difference between biotechnology and industrial biotechnology?
A: Biotech refers to products that result from biology, and Biopharma refers to drugs manufactured from biological processes.

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