Summer Training Program, June – July 2018

DEPARTMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY & BIOINFORMATICS
JAYPEE UNIVERSITY OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
WAKNAGHAT, SHIMLA HILLS, SOLAN, H.P. -173234

SUMMER TRAINING PROGRAM, 1 JUNE – 15 JULY 2018

           

            Department of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, Jaypee University of Information Technology (JUIT), Waknaghat, Himachal Pradesh, India is offering summer training for the duration of 4/6 weeks in June-July 2018 in different areas of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics to M.Tech./B.Tech/M.Sc./B.Sc. students.
Also, students interested for 3 months/6 months/1 year training can check the details of application process.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

1. Fee for the training program is to be submitted by Online Mode (RTGS/NEFT) ONLY. No other mode of payment will be accepted.
2. Fill the Online Application form for the summer training program with Personal Details, Photograph, and Details of Payment Made (UTR No. etc). (Please DO NOT SEND ANY HARD COPIES).
3. Confirmation of your candidature along with Module allotted would be mailed within One Week of receipt of online form, after confirmation of fee from the Accounts.
4. Module for the summer training would be allotted on First Come First Serve (FCFS) Basis, with each module having maximum 25 Seats.
5. A module with less than Five (5) seats would be cancelled and students would be allotted their second preference for the summer training.

Refund Policy:
Fee once submitted will not be refunded; as the Kits, Chemicals and Media etc required for the training would already be purchased. Hence, please ensure that you would be able to attend the training before application and fee deposit.

Documents to be submitted (to be carried with you and submitted on your arrival at JUIT) at the time of Registration:
1. Training letter issued from Dean/HOD/Training Coordinator of your institute/department.
2. Your latest CV/Resume.
3. Three passport size photographs (For Identity Card, registration form etc.)

SUMMER TRAINING CHARGES
Training and accommodation fee details are as follows, pertaining to summer training program:-

Training Duration

Total Fee (in INR)

4 weeks (With Hostel)

Rs 20,000

4 weeks  (without Hostel)

Rs 11,000

6 weeks (With Hostel)

Rs 26,000

6 weeks  (without Hostel)

Rs 12,500

Hostel Fee – Includes Lodging, Food, Internet and Laundry Facilities
Training Fee – for Kits, Media, Reagents, solvents and other consumable to be used for the summer training program of the student

FEE PAYMENT:
Payment of the fees can be made by ONLINE MODE ONLY (RTGS/NEFT) in favor of “Jaypee University of Information Technology, as per details below:

Name of the University

Jaypee University of Information Technology

Address:   

P.O. Waknaghat, Teh. Kandaghat, Distt. Solan-173234

Bank Name:     

Punjab National Bank

Branch Address: 

Waknaghat Branch, Jaypee University of Information Technology, Waknaghat

Account No.:   

0427032100000010

IFSC Code: 

PUNB0637100

Type of Account:

Current

MICR Code:  

171024077

LAST DATE FOR APPLICATION: APPLICATIONS CLOSED

MODULE DESCRIPTION:
Following are the training modules floated for the upcoming Summer Training Program – 2018:

  • Environmental Biotechnology: General Microbiology Techniques, Screening and isolation of industrially valuable thermophilic bacteria, thermostable enzymes, Congo red and DNS assay for cellulases and xylanases, pretreatment of lignocellulosic residues, sugar recovery from lignocelluloisc residues and estimation of sugar using DNS assay.
  • Molecular Biology Techniques: Plasmid isolation, Genomic DNA Isolation, Restriction analysis, Cloning and PCR amplification of a given gene, sequencing and genome annotation.
  • Microbial Pathogens & Medical Genomics: Handling of BSL1 & 2 organism, Immunodiagnostic and PCR based (DNA) Diagnostic Techniques, SNP discovery, DNA fingerprinting for forensics).
  • Industrial Plant Tissue Culture: Establishment of callus/cell suspension cultures/somatic embryogenesis/artificial seeds;  Different micropropagation techniques & technologies for different plant species; In vitro production and quantification of medicinally important secondary metabolites
  • Bioinformatics: Biological databases, Functional Genomics, Sequence analysis (pairwise, multiple, phylogeny, etc.), Structure prediction and validation, Perl, HTML, MySQL, Systems Biology
  • Industrial Biotechnology & Food Biotechnology: Food and Fruit juice fermentation, Food analysis and quality control (Sugar content, pH, phenolic content, anti-oxidant content, ethanol content), Downstream processing. Monod’s Growth kinetic parameters, Immobilization of whole yeast cells.
  • Nanobiotechnology: Introduction, Nanomaterial synthesis, Nanomaterial characterization, Functionalization, Nanomaterial-ligand interaction, Applications.
  • Enzyme Technology: Folin-Lowry’s and Bradford Method for protein concentration estimation, Michaelis Menten kinetic parameters (Vmax, KM, Ks, Kcat), Ammonium sulphate precipitation, Enyme Dialysis, SDS-PAGE, Enzyme Immobilization.

Module Coordinators:
For any technical query related to details of contents, experiments, etc., you are advised to contact the respective Module Coordinator (Preferably through E-mail). For other queries you may contact the Coordinator, Summer Training.

Module Name

Module Coordinator

Tel/E-mail

Environmental Biotechnology

Prof. Dr. Sudhir Kumar

Tel: 01792-239231
E-mail: sudhir.syal@juit.ac.in

Molecular Biology Techniques

Dr. Anil Kant Thakur

Tel: 01792-239310
E-mail: anil.thakur@juit.ac.in

Microbial Pathogens & Medical Genomics

Dr. Rahul Shrivastava

Tel: 01792-239366
E-mail: rahul.shrivastava@juit.ac.in

Industrial Plant Tissue Culture

Dr. Hemant Sood

Tel: 01792-239226
E-mail: hemant.sood@juit.ac.in

Bioinformatics

Dr. Tiratha Raj Singh

Tel: 01792-239385
E-mail: tiratharaj.singh@juit.ac.in

Industrial Biotechnology & Food Biotechnology

Dr. Gunjan Goel

Tel: 01792-239410
E-mail: gunjan.goel@juit.ac.in

Enzyme Technology

Dr. Saurabh Bansal

Tel: 01792-239372
E-mail: saurabh.bansal@juit.ac.in

Nanobiotechnology

Dr. Gopal Singh Bisht

Tel: 01792-239336
E-mail: gopal.singh@juit.ac

Dr. Abhishek Chaudhary

Tel: 01792-239357
abhishek.chaudhary@juit.ac.in

General Information 

DEPARTMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIOINFORMATICS
The Department of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics has gained National and International distinction in Biotechnology education and research through its UG and PG programs. The Biotechnology and Bioinformatics program of the University has thrice been ranked at No 1 (Y ear 2010, 2012, 2013) by Biospectrum, among private institutions of the country. On March 11, 2013 the Association of Biotech Lead Enterprises (ABLE) has honored JUIT as one of the best private biotech educational institutions in the country for doing outstanding research and education due to its strong R&D program, up-to-date educational curricula, modern laboratory infrastructure, and highly qualified Faculty. The Department offers B.Tech, M.Tech, M.Sc and Ph.D courses in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics.

PLACES OF TOURIST ATTRACTION
The University is situated in the neighborhood of Shimla, 3 KM off the NH22 (Ambala-Kalka-Waknaghat-Shimla road). It is just half an hour drive to Shimla from campus. The nearby places of tourist attractions are Shimla (24 Km), Chail (45 Km), Kufri (45 Km), Kasauli (50 Km) and many more.

For any further queries or submission of application please contact:

Dr. Rahul Shrivastava
Summer Training Coordinator
Department of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics
Jaypee University of Information Technology
Waknaghat, Solan -173 234, (H.P.) India
Mobile: +91-8894-285-634
Office: 01792-239366; Fax: 01792-245362
Email: biotechtnp@mail.juit.ac.in