About The Department

The Department of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (GEB) has started its journey as an essential area of knowledge in understanding molecular and genetic basis of life as a multidisciplinary subject. GEB was regarded as a research oriented subject to find out the genetic constituents and its related mechanism of both plants and animals including humans. Moreover, genetic engineering proposes solutions for qualitative and quantitative improvements of life. Gradually it turns into an applied science and it proved its application in agriculture and food, health, disease diagnosis, bioremediation and biotech industries, and in biopharmaceuticals. Read More


Dr. S. M. Rafiqul Islam

Associate Professor and Chairman

I am pleased to welcome you to the web portal of the Department of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (GEB), CU. The GEB is one of the leading research-based departments of CU having 21 (3 are on study leave for pursuing PhD) faculty members from various discipline to fulfil the demand of its multidisciplinary nature. In brief, we are working withRead More