Under the School of Chemical, Food and Biotechnology

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PEO 1: Creating sound knowledge base of Biotechnology: To imbibe and inculcate the basic foundation of Biotechnology among students so that they can excel in esteemed academic institutes, various public and private sector organizations with professional competence, technical knowledge and analytical skill.
PEO 2: Power to work in multidisciplinary arena bridging the gap between knowledge and application: To train the students for attainment of multidisciplinary technical skills, intellectual capability with exposure to modern technologies to serve as an individual or as a team leader empowered with effective communication apt for industry and research & development sectors.
PEO 3: Competence to provide service to the nation as well as society: To fulfil the needs of society solving technical, medical, agricultural and environmental problems using biotechnological principles, tools and practices in an ethical and responsible manner.

Name of Dean:Prof. (Dr.) Radharani Das

Head of the Department
Prof. (Dr.) Suvroma Gupta


+91 89188 73254


The Department trains students keeping in mind the requirements of industries, where the pivot of concentration shifts from KNOWLEDGE to its APPLICATION, from theoretical details to a vast inter-disciplinary arena encompassing Bioinstrumentation; Bioinformatics; Biochemical Engineering etc. The Students are given special training in English and Personality Development program for their all-round improvement. The department has been ranked 21st among the private engineering colleges in India, published in Biospectrum, Volume 11, Issue 8 in May 2013.


PSO 1: An ability to understand the basic concepts in several fields of Biotechnology and applying them in various fields namely Biochemical Engineering, Medical Technology, Agricultural Engineering, Environmental Engineering and Information Technology, etc.
PSO 2: An ability to conceptualize the theoretical knowledge with practical experience coming up with innovative ideas to solve certain complex biological problems using analytical skills and modern tools in the most effective manner.
PSO 3: An ability to build up a successful career compatible with real world work application ingrained with ethical awareness and responsibility for developing as a working professional or a self-sustaining entrepreneur.


B.Tech. & B.Tech. LTE
Candidates with 10+2 in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics, Biotechnology, or relevant subject from a recognized Board are considered eligible to join B. Tech course. The minimum eligibility requirement for admission to B. Tech LTE course is candidates should have completed Diploma in Engineering from a recognized University.
Selection Criteria : WBJEE

M. Tech.
All PG level entrance examination is conducted by Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT) formerly known as West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT).
Haldia Institute of Technology runs M.Tech course of 2-years duration in 5 disciplines. The institute also offers MBA program of 2-year duration and MCA program of 2-years duration. The eligibility criteria of M. Tech program is Bachelor’s degree in B.E/B.Tech. The selection of it is done through an entrance exam of WB-PGET or GATE. The eligibility criteria of MBA course is graduation in any discipline and the selection is through WB-JEMAT. Those students who have passed 3-years Graduation program or BCA course and have studied Mathematics as a compulsory subject at 10+2 or Graduation level are eligible to apply. Selection in MCA is done through WB-JECA. GD and PI is also held by the university before making the final selection.