Welcome to the Department of
Biosciences and Bioengineering

A strong research and teaching program in Biosciences and Bioengineering
nurtured by active collaboration between biologists, medical scientists,
physical scientists and engineers

Achievements and recognitions

Awards

Dr. A. Banerjee

for receiving the Professor Rita Mulherkar Lecture Award, a recognition given to outstanding Indian Cell Biologists.

Awards

Dr. D. Paul

joined editorial team of ‘PLoS Global Public Health’ and also started as associate editor in ‘Bioengineering and Translational Medicine’.

Awards

Dr. S. Srivastava

book on Proteomics has been published by CRC press

Awards

Dr. Ranjith P.

for being elected as a fellow of the Indian Academy of Sciences (IASc)

Awards

Dr. S. Mukherji

for being elected as a fellow of the National Academy of Sciences (NASI)

Awards

Dr. R. Srivastava

for being elected as a fellow of the National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS)

Awards

Dr. R. Purwar

CAR-T cell therapy developed by Dr. Purwar and his team at BSBE, IITB has shown such encouraging safety and efficacy results.

Awards

Dr. S.K. Maji

for being elected as a fellow of the Indian National Science Academy (INSA)

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About Us

The Department of Biosciences and Bioengineering (BSBE) is a nodal center for applying science and engineering principles to further fundamental knowledge and applications in biology and biomedical engineering. BSBE aims to create an ambience for the smooth pursuit of scholarly activities in research and education, to make an international impact, and to produce future leaders in the field of Biosciences and Bioengineering.

Faculty of BSBE are from a variety of background viz., basic sciences, applied sciences and engineering, and are pursuing diverse teaching and research activities in biological sciences and biomedical engineering. The core of the department consists of 25+ faculty members.

BSBE currently is offering three academic programs viz., 2-year M.Sc. (Biotechnology), 2-year M.Tech. (Biomedical Engineering) and Ph.D. IIT Bombay provides students meeting certain requirements to convert from M.Sc. to M.Sc.-Ph.D. and from M.Tech. to M.Tech.-Ph.D.

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Publications
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