Department of Bio Technology

Forum Activities

FORUM OF BIOTECHNOLOGISTS: A Forum of Biotechnologists provides a platform for the students to exhibit their talents in the co-curricular and extra-curricular activities. Forum conducts technical talks by inviting experts from industry and academia, organize industry and research centre visits and conduct personality development programs which may help in the placement.


An Invited Lecture was arranged on Applications of Microbes in Biotechnology by the speaker Dr. Ramalingappa, Assoc Prof, Dept of microbiology, Davanagere University on 20th Feb, 2014.

An Invited Lecture was organized on Role of Plant Biotechnology in the welfare of mankind by the speaker Dr. Ramakrishnaiah, Professor, Dept of Botany, Govt Arts and Science College, Bangalore on 15th Nov, 2013.

Dr.B.E.Rangaswamy, Prof & Head, Dept. of Biotechnology, coordinated the VGST-VTU sponsored Faculty Development Programme on Nanotechnology on 11th to 15th April, 2012 at VTU campus, Belgaum.

Department of Biotechnology, BIET along with DRM Science College, Davangere jointly conducted a seminar on ‘Applications of Biotechnology in Human Welfare’ sponsored by University Grants Commission, New Delhi on 16th July 2012 at DRM Science College, Davangere.

Department of Biotechnology, BIET and A.V.K.College for women jointly conducted UGC sponsored one day National seminar on ‘Biotechnology in Human Welfare’, on 13th Feb.2013 at AVK College Auditorium, Davangere.

Organized a workshop on “Techniques in Biotechnology” Hands-On-Workshop from Jan 19-24th, 2015.