MESSAGE FROM THE 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 with microbes, plants, humans and animals for better product and services and provide hands-on training to our graduates to serve different emerging working areas e.g. agriculture and food, public health, disease diagnosis, environment, bioremediation, biotech industries and biopharmaceuticals. Our students’ already proved themselves and working in different reputed organizations at home and abroad. Four students of GEB Department achieved Prime Minister Gold Medal as the recognition of the highest academic excellence (in the year of 2018, 2017, 2012 and 2008). Beside this, our students showing their bright performance in different extra co-curricular activities and obtaining prizes from national and international level. Our Vision is to be a Department of excellence for academic and research in biosciences that will infuse highest cognitive skills to serve educational and research institute along with humanity to create knowledge-based society. Our Mission is to generate skilled graduates through cutting-edge research, innovation, creativity, academic excellence and interactive teaching-learning environment. I hope, you can find our research interests, current projects, funding sources, research strengths and activities, and available facilities for students and academics in the departmental website. " "


Thanking you


Dr. S. M. Rafiqul Islam

Associate Professor and Chairman

Department of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology
University of Chittagong, Chittagong-4331, Bangladesh
Email: smrafiqulgeb@cu.ac.bd; drsmrafiqcu@gmail.com
Cell phone: +88-01777607665