Refresher Course/Faculty Training Programme


Frequently asked Questions


The training will enable you to learn new techniques that you can implement in your institution. FDPs undertaken by teachers carry points in Promotion/by Accreditation agencies. You can start your own research in your institution/develop a research lab/obtain funding from funding agencies. It will also enable you train your students with latest techniques.

The program will be addressing to fill the skill gaps by imparting training focusing on sector-specific competencies/skills. You will learn protocols that you can use to teach your students in BSc/MSc practicals. You will get exposed to some aspects of research methodology and publication which will have beneficial outcomes for you and your institution.

Yes. You will learn about the needs of the industry and accordingly be able to train your students for employment in the biotech and pharma industries.

PUC/UG/PG faculty, post-doctoral fellows, young scientists, mid-career scientists from industry/Research institutes/Colleges/Universities in Biotechnology and Life Sciences subjects like Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Immunology, Food Sciences etc.

On the basis of your expression of intent and how the course will enable you to enhance your teaching/research outcomes

Both are planned and be prepared for both the modes. Though theory component can be taken online, contact sessions will be planned for practical/hands-on technical skills.

Yes, accommodation will be provided on campus. Minimal charges for the accommodation will be charged based on the Institute/Universities rules and regulations.

Yes, the candidates selected are eligible to received fixed amount towards Travel Allowance/Dearness Allowance after successfully completing the training.

No, the Course is being sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India and is being conducted under the aegis of Karnataka Innovation and Technology Society, Dept. of Electronics, IT, Bt and S&T, Government of Karnataka.

Yes, the training is restricted maximum 25 member with preference given to younger faculty members.

Yes. You may apply for On Official Duty (OOD) with your institution. Attendance Certificate will be provided by the Partner Training Institutes.