A Center of Excellence for Advanced Learning in Applied Biosciences
Biocon Academy, a Centre of Excellence for advanced Biosciences Learning is a CSR initiative of Biocon, Asia’s leading biopharmaceutical Company. It is aimed at developing high-end, industry -ready, talent for the Indian biotech sector to address the skill deficit. The Academy aims at enhancing the employability of bioscience graduates by providing them advanced experiential learning through practical training. It has been instrumental in shaping careers of aspiring biotech graduates while bridging the industry-academia gap. The Academy has collaborated with leading global institutes like Keck Graduate Institute, California, USA and BITS Pilani, India, to offer global quality learning to the students of Biocon Academy. Biocon offers scholarships that cover the majority of the cost of these international programs.
Industry focused Certificate Programs at Biocon Academy offer international course content from KGI which has been customized after assessing industry needs. The curriculum of our flagship program – the Biocon-KGI Certificate Program in Biosciences, is designed to bridge the gap between academic knowledge and its application in the industry-scenarios. Exposure to the international course material, mentored learning from experienced faculty and interaction with domain experts from the industry help shape our students for a global career in Biotech.
World Class Industry Training
Rigorous academic learning and industrial training help our students acquire knowledge, experience and skills to realize their professional aspirations. Our students undertake:
- Intensive internship under the mentorship of renowned faculty from Biocon Academy and KGI in our state-of-the-art Labs
- Hands-on practical training
- Certificate Program in Biosciences
Biocon-KGI Certificate Program is Biocon Academy’s flagship Program in Biosciences. It is a ‘best-in-class’ Program that transforms graduate and post graduate students into professionals ready to take on the evolving challenges of the Biotech industry.
- Certificate Program in Bioscience Management
After the successful completion of three batches of Biocon-KGI Certificate Program in Biosciences, and 100% placement of all the students, Biocon Academy has introduced a new specialized ‘Certificate Program in Bioscience Management’ in collaboration with its Education Partner KGI, for working professionals from Pharmaceutical & Bio-Pharmaceutical Industry.
- BITS Biocon Certificate Program in Applied Industrial Microbiology
Biocon Academy partners with Birla Institute of Technology & Science (BITS), Pilani- a leading Institute of Higher Education and a deemed University under section 3 of the UGC act offering degree programmes in Engineering, Sciences, Technology, Pharmacy, Management and Humanities to deliver a first of its kind Certificate Program in Applied Industrial Microbiology.