About the Institute of Biosciences & Technology
TO GENERATE NECESSARY AND INTELLECTUALLY QUALIFIED BIOLOGICAL WORK FORCE
AND STRIVE TO PROVIDE SERVICES AND SOLUTIONS THROUGH BIOLOGICAL KNOWLEDGE FOR THE WELFARE AND BENEFIT OF THE SOCIETY.
TO ACHIEVE ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE THROUGH RESEARCH, TEACHING
AND TRAINING IN BIOSCIENCES DISCIPLINES WHICH WILL EVENTUALLY
SERVE AND BENEFIT THE SOCIETY.
The Mahatma Gandhi Mission’s Institute of Biosciences and Technology is promoted by Mahatma Gandhi Mission (MGM) Trust. The Mahatma Gandhi Mission Trust was founded with a vision to improve the Educational, Health and other Social needs of the public in general since 1983. MGM visualized the density of the field of life science resources and career which will be helpful in the area of research. Through the keen interest MGM aimed to establish the department of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics. In the year 2001-2002 the department of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics was established with the vision to provide knowledge-based technological services to satisfy the needs of society and the industry with the help of Biotech areas. The department had laid its first milestone with the course of diploma in Bioinformatics. With the intake of 20 students the course was completed satisfactorily. Then in the year 2002-2003, with the affiliation of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, the course of M.Sc. Biotechnology was started which was a biggest milestone of MGM in the area of Biotechnology. This course started with an intake of 20 students. The college was started with limited resources and laboratory facilities. In the year 2004-05 MGM’s IBT launched a course of B.Sc. Agricultural Biotechnology under the affiliation of Marathwada Krishi Vidyapeeth, Parbhani. With the launch of this course the department of biotechnology and Bioinformatics become crown of Marathwada region. A tiny seedling turned into an huge tree with all multiple branches. In the year 2005-2006 MGM’s IBT visualized the importance informatics. Keeping the attitude to excel the field of biotechnology, the course of M.Sc. Bioinformatics was launched under the affiliation of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad. Now MGM’s IBT is well established in the field of research focusing on the areas of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics with well equipped R&D laboratory to encourage extensive research. This institute with the impartation of new academics procures the moral and ethical values of golden Indian culture and support India to become a leading nation with the power of Biosciences.