Biotechnology at MNNIT Allahabad, Prayagraj was establishedas a new academic unit under Applied Mechanics in 2006,withthe objective of integrating life sciences with engineering and todevelop cutting-edge technology through research, training and technological innovation. An independent Department of Biotechnology was established in the year 2012. Since its inception, the department has witnessed a consistent rise in the students demand for the subject. Keeping a beat to the global demands for researchers in this field,B.Tech,M.TechandPh.D. programmes are being runby the department.The department has a team of young enthusiastic and well qualified faculty actively involved in research and teaching. .