Summer Training Program, June – July 2019

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

SUMMER TRAINING PROGRAM, 1 JUNE – 14 JULY 2019

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 2019 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 or mail to biotechtnp@mail.juit.ac.in

About the Department:
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, 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.

SUMMER TRAINING 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).
FORM LINK: https://goo.gl/forms/SzDzwDoMqDcja0SS2

3. Confirmation of your candidature along with Module allotted would be mailed within Ten days 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.

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, laundry card, registration form etc.)

LAST DATE FOR APPLICATION:
Last date for receiving completed application forms for SUMMER TRAINING PROGRAM – 2019 (by Online mode only) – 27th May 2019

SUMMER TRAINING CHARGES:
Training and accommodation fee details:

Training Duration

Total Fee

Details of the Fee

4 weeks (With Hostel)

Rs 21,000

Rs 9,500 Hostel Fee + Rs 11,500 Training Fee

4 weeks  (without Hostel)

Rs 11,500

Training Fee

6 weeks (With Hostel)

Rs 27,750

Rs 14,250 Hostel Fee + Rs 13,500 Training Fee

6 weeks  (without Hostel)

Rs 13,500

Training Fee

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

REFUND POLICY:
Fee once submitted will NOT BE REFUNDED; as the Kits, Chemicals and Media etc required for the training would already been purchased. Hence, please ensure that you would be able to attend the training before application and fee deposit.

MODULE DESCRIPTION:
Following are the training modules floated for the upcoming Summer Training Program – 2019:

  • Microbial Biotechnology & Bio-energy: General Microbiology Techniques – handling, isolation, preservation and staining. Screening and isolation of computer munching microbes. Bioreactor design, fabrication and working.
  • Molecular Biology Techniques: Plasmid isolation, Genomic DNA Isolation, DNA and RNA gel electrophoresis. Restriction analysis, Cloning and PCR amplification of a given gene, sequencing and genome annotation.
  • Microbial Pathogens & Medical Genomics: Handling of BSL1 & 2 organism, Mutation, Immunodiagnostic techniques – Double Diffusion, Rocket Immunoelectrophoresis etc, ELISA, Agglutination and PCR based (DNA) Diagnostic Techniques, Identification of SNP through RFLP, DNA fingerprinting for forensics, cDNA sysnthesis, Quantitative real-time PCR.
  • 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: Bioinformatics: Fundamental concepts of bioinformatics, Information retrieval from biological databases, biological sequence analysis through computational methods, sequence alignments (pairwise, multiple, global, and local), phylogenetic analysis, Structure prediction and validation, Docking, Introduction to functional and computational Genomics, Perl/Python, HTML, MySQL and Computational Systems Biology.
  • Industrial Biotechnology & Food Biotechnology: Food 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.
  • Enzyme Technology: Folin-Lowry’s and Bradford Method for protein concentration estimation, Michaelis Menten kinetic parameters (Vmax, KM, Ks, Kcat), Ammonium sulphate precipitation, Enzyme Dialysis, SDS-PAGE, Enzyme Immobilization.
  • Nanobiotechnology: Introduction, Nanomaterial synthesis: Synthesis of silver, zinc and copper nanoparticles, Nanomaterial characterization using various analytical technique such as UV-vis spectroscopy, Functionalization of nanoparticles using various biocompatible ligand, Nanomaterial-ligand interaction, Applications: antimicrobial activity and MIC calculation.
  • Proteomic Technologies: Protein extraction from different biological samples, quantitative estimation of protein, spectroscopic analysis of proteins, in-gel and in-solution protein digestion, protein profiling methods using One dimensional gel electrophoresis, comparative proteome analysis using two dimensional gel electrophoresis and quantification software.

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

Microbial Biotechnology & Bio-energy

Prof. (Dr.) Sudhir Kumar

Tel: 01792-239231

E-mail: sudhir.syal@juit.ac.in

Molecular Biology Techniques

 Dr. Harish Changotra

Tel: 01792-239343

E-mail: harish.changotra@juit.ac.in

Dr. Rahul Shrivastava

Tel: 01792-239355

E-mail: rahul.shrivastava@juit.ac.in

Microbial Pathogens & Medical Genomics

Dr. Jata Shankar 

Tel: 01792-239225

E-mail: jata.shankar@juit.ac.in

Dr. Rahul Shrivastava

Tel: 01792-239355

E-mail: rahul.shrivastava@juit.ac.in

Industrial Plant Tissue Culture

Dr. Hemant Sood

Tel: 01792-239274

E-mail: hemant.sood@juit.ac.in

Bioinformatics

Dr. Tiratha Raj Singh

Tel: 01792-239344

E-mail: tiratharaj.singh@juit.ac.in

Industrial Biotechnology & Food Biotechnology

Dr. Saurabh Bansal

Tel: 01792-239222

Enzyme Technology

E-mail: saurabh.bansal@juit.ac.in

Nanobiotechnology

Dr. Gopal Singh Bisht

Tel: 01792-239220

E-mail: gopal.singh@juit.ac

Dr. Abhishek Chaudhary

Tel: 01792-239354

E-mail: abhishek.chaudhary@juit.ac.in

Proteomic Technologies

Dr. Jitendraa Vashistt

Tel: 01792-239284

E-mail: jitendraa.vashistt@juit.ac.in 

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. June in Shimla is pleasing climate with temperature between 15°C to 30°C, perfect for learning as well as visiting places of tourist attraction. 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 – 2019
Department of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics
Jaypee University of Information Technology
Waknaghat, Solan -173 234, (H.P.) India
Mobile: +91-8894-285-634
Office: 01792-239355; Fax: 01792-245362
Email: biotechtnp@mail.juit.ac.in