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B.Sc. in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Genetics(B.Sc. (BBG))

Course Duration

6 Semesters
(3 Years)

Eligibility Criteria

Passing in PUC /10+2 with Biology as compulsory subject. Scoring at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST category) from any recognized Board /Council or any other qualification recognized as equivalent there to.


B.Sc. (B.B.G) at REVA UNIVERSITY is a three-year bachelor’s degree programme through six semesters. It is a combination of triple major subjects which emphasizes studies related to the field of biotechnology, Microbiology, engineering, and chemical sciences. The programme has a wide scope is designed to produce graduates with higher order critical, analytical, problem solving and research skills; ability to think rigorously and independently to meet higher level expectations of biotech industries, research organization and academic institutions. The programme also provides sufficient skills and training on entrepreneurship development in Biotechnology. The programme deals with courses on cell biology, microbiology, genetic engineering, biochemistry; medical, animal, forensic and environmental biotechnology, biochemical techniques and processes, entrepreneurship, and many other related courses. The curriculum is designed to aid students for employability and higher studies.

Program Highlights

  • Industry oriented curriculum approved by experts from reputed industries and research organizations
  • Well-equipped academic and research lab
  • The programme offers online courses by MOOC, Swayam, and Coursera Online Courses, along with short-term certification courses and workshops to enhance skill sets necessary for employability and research
  • The programme offers Internships at REVA University as well as at reputed external research organizations and industries
  • Real time industry exposure at every semester
  • Certificate based programs related to the domain of Clinical Research and Bioinformatics

Admission Requirements

  • Candidate must have passed a 10+2 examination conducted by the respective state or central government authorities, with English as one of the courses, and Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology as optional courses individually.
  • Students must have secured at least 60% marks in Std. XII board exam.

Course Curriculum

01Language II

  • Kannada
  • Hindi
  • Additional English

02Functional English – I

03Cell Biology

04Classical Genetics

05General Biochemistry - I

06Constitution of India

07 Practicals

08 Cell Biology Lab

09Classical Genetics Lab

10General Biochemistry – I Lab

01Language II

  • Kannada
  • Hindi
  • Additional English

02Functional English – II

03General Microbiology


05Biochemical Techniques

06Environmental Science

07 Sports/Yoga/music/dance/theatre

08 Practicals

09General Microbiology Lab

10Cytogenetics Lab

01Language II

  • Kannada
  • Hindi
  • Additional English

02Communicative English - I

03Environmental Biotechnology

04Molecular Genetics


06Health & Hygiene

07 Biochemistry in Daily Life

08 Practicals

09Environmental Biotechnology Lab

10Molecular Genetics Lab

11Laboratory Course –III (Biochemistry)

01Language II

  • Kannada
  • Hindi
  • Additional English

02Communicative English - II

03Molecular Biology &Genetic Engineering

04Evolutionary & Biometrical Genetics

05Human Physiology

06Soft Skill Training

07 Practicals

08Molecular Biology & Genetic Engineering Lab

09Evolutionary & Biometrical Genetics Lab

10Laboratory Course - IV (Biochemistry)


02Human Genetics

03Metabolism – I

04Bioethics & IPR

05Industrial Biotechnology

06Medical Genetics

07 Forensic Biology

08 Nutritional Biochemistry

09Harmonial Biochemistry

10Soft Skill Training



  • Immunology Lab
  • Human Genetics Lab
  • Laboratory Course – V (Biochemistry)

01Plant Biotechnology

02Developmental Genetics

03Metabolism - II

04Animal Biotechnology

05Bioinformatics & Biostatistics


07 Applicative Genetics

08 Biochemistry of Plant Sciences

09Biochemistry of Animal Sciences

10Skill Development Courses


  • Plant Biotechnology Lab
  • Developmental Genetics Lab
  • Laboratory Course – VI
  • Project

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

Graduates of B.Sc. (Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Genetics) will be able to:


Adopt strong foundation with skills, relevant training and education towards understanding life science.


Apply appropriate tools and techniques for conducting scientific investigations to solve the problems in life science domain.


Acquire higher degree of work in academics and research.


Adapt lifelong learning with continuous improvement.

Programme Outcomes (POs)

Graduates of this programme will be able to:

PO 1 Science knowledge:

Apply the knowledge of life science to find solutions to complex problems in various domains

PO 2 Problem analysis:

Identify, formulate & analyse problems related to various domains of life sciences relevant to biotechnology, genetics and biochemistry.

PO 3 Conduct investigations of relevant problems:

Use basic knowledge including analysis and interpretation of data, and synthesis of the information to provide valid conclusions and also to carry out the research procedures.

PO 4 Modern tool usage:

To Create, select and apply appropriate techniques, resources and modern technology which in turn benefit the society.

PO 5 Environment and sustainability:

Understand and implement environmental friendly approaches in life sciences to support sustainable development.

PO 6 Ethics:

Apply ethical principles and commit to professional ethics, responsibilities and norms in Life Sciences.

PO 7 Individual and team work:

Function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in teams, and in multidisciplinary settings.

PO 8 Communication:

Communicate effectively with the scientific community and with society at large. Be able to comprehend and document. Make effective presentations, and deduce clear instructions.

PO 9 Project management and finance:

Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of life sciences and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team.

PO 10 Life-long learning:

Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological change.

Programme Specific Outcomes

On successful completion of the programme, graduates will be able to:

  • PSO 1 Develop knowledge and an understanding of various subjects in Biotechnology, Biochemistry and Genetics.
  • PSO 2 Explain, design and analyse field related problems in the domains of Biotechnology, Biochemistry and Genetics.
  • PSO 3 Plan manufacturing process, handle instruments and test products in the field of Life Sciences.

Career Opportunities

  • B.Sc. graduates will get opportunities to work with Biotechnology industries, chemical industries, pharmaceutical industries, diagnostic labs, microbiology firms, food, and agricultural industries.
  • Graduates can pursue master’s programme in any Life Science domain or Chemical Sciences.
Application Fee
  • Indian / SAARC Nationals₹ 500
  • NRI Fee₹ 2000
  • Foreign NationalsUS$ 50