Summer Training Program

DEPARTMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIOINFORMATICS JAYPEE UNIVERSITY OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY WAKNAGHAT, SOLAN, H.P. -173234
SUMMER TRAINING PROGRAM, 01 JUNE – 13 JULY 2022

 

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 2022 in different areas of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics to M.Tech./B.Tech/M.Sc./B.Sc. students. Faculty or students from any other course may also contact the coordinator for enrollment in the training program.
Students interested for 3 months/ 6 months/ 1 year training (or project) 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 Department of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics has been ranked 1st among all private universities and Institutions in India. In 2013, the Association of Biotech Lead Enterprises (ABLE) has honoured us as one of the best private biotech and bioinformatics education 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, highly qualified faculty, IPR & patents, and placements of graduates. Department also ranked in top 10 private Universities/ Institutes of India by BioTecNika magazine (2019). The Department offers B.Tech, and Ph.D courses in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics, M.Tech in Biotechnology, M.Sc. in Microbiology and Biotechnology.

SUMMER TRAINING APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

FORM LINK: https://forms.gle/9wmvZaHknErnWX2K8

 

  • Fill the Online Application form for the summer training program with Personal Details, Photograph. (Please DO NOT SEND ANY HARD COPIES).
  • Confirmation of your candidature would be send within 10 days of the receipt of application form.
  • Account details for payment of Training Fee, and Hostel Fee (if opted for hostel) would be shared on mail id of all registered participants by 1 May 2022 (Last date of Fee Payment - 15 May 2022).
  • Fee for the training program is to be submitted by Online Mode (RTGS/NEFT) ONLY. No other mode of payment will be accepted.
  • Fee payment to be confirmed by the applicant by sending receipt and details of payment for allotment of training module. Your application form would be automatically rejected on non-payment of the Training Fee till 15 May 2022.
  • Module for the summer training would be allotted on First Come First Serve (FCFS) Basis, with each module having maximum 25 Seats.
  • 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:

  • Training letter issued from Dean/HoD/Training Coordinator of your Institute/Department.
  • Your latest CV/Resume.
  • 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 – 2022 (by Online mode only) – 15th May 2022

SUMMER TRAINING CHARGES:

SUMMER TRAINING CHARGES: Training and Accommodation Fee Details:

Training Duration

Total Fee

Details of the Fee

4 weeks  (without Hostel)$

Rs 8000

Training Fee

4 weeks (With Hostel)

Rs 20,600

Rs 12,600 Hostel Fee + Rs 8000 Training Fee

6 weeks  (without Hostel)$

Rs 10000

Training Fee

6 weeks (With Hostel)

Rs 28,900

Rs 18,900 Hostel Fee + Rs 10000 Training Fee

Hostel Fee - Includes Lodging, Food (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Post Dinner Milk), Gym, Sports, 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

$PG / Private hostel / Sharing accommodation are available around JUIT, assistance might be provided by the organizers for students who do not wish to stay in hostel.

Covid-19 Disclaimer: According to present guidelines by Himachal Pradesh Govt. the proposed Summer Training would be successfully organized on the dates mentioned. However, any Govt order due to Covid-19 scenario leading to closure of JUIT for students would impact the proposed Summer Training. In any such situation registered students would be duly informed.

MODULE DESCRIPTION:

Following are the training modules for the upcoming Summer Training Program - 2022:

  • 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, DNA quantification, Demonstration of Restriction and DNA ligase enzymes, Preparation of Competent Cells and Transformation, TA Cloning, Primers designing For PCR, PCR amplification of a given gene, Annotation of given sequences.
  • 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

sudhir.syal@juit.ac.in

Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering Techniques

Dr. Anil Kant

Tel: 01792-239343

anil.thakur@juit.ac.in

Microbial Pathogens & Medical Genomics

Dr. Rahul Shrivastava

Tel: 01792-239355

rahul.shrivastava@juit.ac.in

Industrial Plant Tissue Culture

Dr. Hemant Sood

Tel: 01792-239274

hemant.sood@juit.ac.in

Bioinformatics

Dr. Tiratha Raj Singh

Tel: 01792-239239344

tiratharaj.singh@juit.ac.in

Industrial Biotechnology & Food Biotechnology

Enzyme Technology

Dr. Saurabh Bansal

Tel: 01792-239222

saurabh.bansal@juit.ac.in

Nanobiotechnology

Dr. Gopal Singh Bisht

Tel: 01792-239220

gopal.singh@juit.ac

Dr. Abhishek Chaudhary

Tel: 01792-239397

abhishek.chaudhary@juit.ac.in

Proteomic Technologies

Dr. Jitendraa Vashistt

Tel: 01792-239284

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. The nearby places of tourist attractions are Shimla (24 Km), Chail (45 Km), Kufri (45 Km), Kasauli (50 Km) and many more.

JUIT has been continuously ranked among top most beautiful / gorgeous campuses in India:
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For any further queries or submission of application please contact:

Dr. Rahul Shrivastava
Summer Training Coordinator - 2022
Department of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics
Jaypee University of Information Technology
Waknaghat, Solan -173 234, (H.P.) India
Mobile: +91-8894-135-634
Office: 01792-239355; Fax: 01792-245362
Email: biotechtnp@mail.juit.ac.in