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DEPARTMENT OF BIOTECHNOLOGY

 

Biotechnology can be viewed as a group of useful, enabling technologies with wide and diverse applications in Industry, Commerce and the Environment. Biotechnology is offered as an elective subject in The Assam valley school to the undergraduates. The course is divided into two years. Students are equipped with the different Biochemical techniques like centrifugation, Gel electrophoresis, preparation of cultures, so that they can work independently if they take the subject as a career. Students are given project work to develop an inquisitive bent of mind and make the learning process interesting. Students are encouraged to showcase what they have learned by putting up an exhibition during the Founders’.


Field trips to Tezpur University and Defence Research laboratory (Tezpur) are undertaken to familiarize students with recent research and development in the subject.

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FACULTY MEMBER

 

Mrs. Meenakshi Baruah Das (Teacher, ISC Advisor for First Form, Coordinator of Science, Faculty Advisor for Science (Careers Unit) )

Education: M.Sc. B.Ed (Gauhati University)

Mrs. Baruah Das is a dedicated teacher who has over 12 years of experience. She has been teaching Biology and Biotechnology since the last 8 years at AVS. She is passionate about the subject and inspires the students to learn the subject.