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About Life Sciences

The Faculty of Life Sciences was established in the year 2016. It offers B.Sc. (Hons.)Biotechnology & Microbiology and M. Sc. Biotechnology & Microbiology courses. The intakes for UG programs are 30 students; while in postgraduate programs are 18 seats. It offers top-class infrastructure, highly qualified and dedicated faculties, and an excellent environment for academic and intellectual growth. The Faculty of Life Sciences has international and national MoUs with various institutes and industries. The faculty has developed a modest academic infrastructure comprising of smart classrooms and Hi-tech laboratories with advanced instrumentation facilities. This department endeavours not only to produce excellent academic results but also to produce entrepreneur and skilled professionals.


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    HOD's Message


    Welcome to the Faculty of Life Sciences at Mandsaur University (FLS-MU) !!

    The Faculty of Life Sciences is a force to reckon with in the campus. It has well qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty with exceptional research profiles and vision. Its areas of research interest and expertise cover a broad range from diverse areas in Life Sciences and allied fields. Academic pursuit at Mandsaur University will be an inspiring, challenging and enjoyable experience which the students will cherish forever. The FLS-MU offers some of fastest growing and higher demand programs of Life Sciences. University students are at the heart of MU’s excellence in research and education, studying with distinguished faculty and accessing high-tech research facilities, scholarly collections, and innovation. Here, we build bridges between our students and alumni. Our alumni live throughout the India and engage in a variety of careers, both academic and nonacademic, and the experiences they share support our graduate students as they conduct and complete their studies.

    This Department is one of the best institute for the UG and PG courses in Biotechnology and Microbiology. Some of the key highlights of the department are-

    1. Job oriented syllabus designed by Industrial Experts, Eminent Scientist and academicians
    2. Research based learning through Audio-Visual classes in smart classroom
    3. Choice based credit system
    4. Skill and ability enhancement, open electives courses
    5. Job oriented internship/field project/apprenticeship
    6. Student centric academic flexibility
    7. State-of-the-art Hi-Tech laboratories with sophisticated instrumentation facilities
    8. National and international MoUs with industries, academic universities, and research institutions
    9. Special career guidance and counseling for higher studies 

    Many of the biggest advances in our world, along with compelling solutions to seemingly intractable problems have come, and must continue to come from hard work and dedication. As your dean, I am committed to doing everything; I can to foster the best conditions for your research and teaching, including protecting and nurturing academic freedom.

    Whether advancing groundbreaking ideas or working alongside faculty and undergraduates, our teachers, mentors, and innovators are pushing the boundaries of what we know and how we learn. Their research, begun at MU, has the potential to shape the future of our India.

    Best Wishes.

    Prof. (Dr.) Arunava Das

    Dean of  Academic Affairs & Dean of Faculty of Life Sciences
    Mandsaur University


    Duration: UG 3 years & PG 2 years (Semester System)


    Constituent College of Mandsaur University


    Passed Higher Secondary school (10+2) Scheme or equivalent examination approved by the various universities and statutory in appropriate discipline. The admission to the M.Sc. Course shall be Passed Bachelors degree (B.Sc.)


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    Biotechnology Lab

    The Biotechnology Laboratory at Faculty of Life Sciences, Mandsaur University offers state-of-the-art facilities and hands-on activities to help students better understand the promising approach of biotechnology and learn its tools and techniques. The laboratory has latest equipment to conduct various biotechnological experiments starting with basic cell biology to modern DNA analysis.

    The laboratory is equipped with Autoclave, Colorimeter, pH meter, Electronic weighing Balance

    Microbiology Lab

    The Microbiology Laboratory at Faculty of Life Sciences, Mandsaur University devoted to teach students the techniques for the culturing, examination, and identification of microorganisms including bacteria, fungi, yeasts, and algae. The laboratory is equipped with Autoclave, Incubator, Ultrasonic Cleaner, Digital Colony Counter, Laminar Air Flow, Water Bath, Magnetic Stirrer, BOD Incubator, Microscope and other equipment’s for culturing and preservation of microbes.

    Bioinstrumentation Lab

    The bioinstrumentation laboratory provides students with equipment and supplies for studying, designing, and applying instrumentation to obtain data as part of the scientific method which includes UV-Vis Spectrophotometer, PCR, Gel Documentation System, Cooling Centrifuge, Shaker Incubator, Shaker water Bath, Dry Bath incubator, Ice Flaker, Gel Electrophoresis unit, UV Trans-illuminator, Deep Freezer (-40°C), BOD Incubator, Camera attached Biological Trinocular Microscope, and HPLC.

    Bio-safety Lab

    The Bio-safety Laboratory at Faculty of Life Sciences, Mandsaur University is designed to provide an environment for diagnostic work and research on easily transmitted pathogens which can cause fatal disease. All procedures involving the manipulation of infectious materials are conducted within biological safety cabinets, specially designed hoods, other physical containment devices, by personnel wearing such as appropriate personal protective clothing and equipment. The laboratory has special engineering and design features.