We didn't need to give any entrance exam for this course. Admission procedure was totally on the basis of (10+2) examination result. The typical cutoff was around 75%
There are many festivals and cultural programmes are held separately in every department. There is sports day and one can participate in it. All teachers and students join these programs with full enthusiasm.
There aren't any hostels but many PGs and mess are available in Kalyani. The costs are dependent on the place. Canteen is available and foods are pretty decent and paid. Classrooms are well maintained and clean. There is a decent library and the collection of books are huge.
The department of biotechnology is very routinely maintained. Class timing is from 10:15 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The faculties of the department are very serious about their teaching and the students.
Biotechnology course fee is around INR 13,000 per year. There are many options available for scholarships. About 3 to 4 students get their scholarship because it is based on marks. No loans are needed.
The students in the field of biotechnology are placed in various universities.
The minimum criteria for Biotechnology honors are 60% marks in biology and total 50% in another subject like physics, chemistry, math in 10+2 examination.