DBT Sponsored Short-term Training course on 'Application of Metagenomic Tools for Bioremediation towards Environmental Restoration' at Amity Institute of Biotechnology, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida.
INFRASTRUCTURE

Amity institute of Biotechnology was awarded ISO-9001 and 14001 for its quality and environmental management systems applicable to Biotechnology Education, Training and Research by BSI. AIB is one of the few accredited Biotechnology Institute to achieve this honors in the country. The mission of the Amity Institute of Biotechnology is to equip the students with extraordinary skills for life, making them not just job seekers, but also job creators. Amity Institute of Biotechnology has taken a lead in initiating a programme in the most challenging area with high-tech advancement in meeting the growing need of Biotechnology and bioinformatics to sustain the industrial venture and also in achieving the greater task of environmental sustainability, healthcare and agriculture. AIB possesses the most modern infrastructure in terms of Tissue Culture Labs, Microbiology, Central Instrumentation facility, Computational Biology, Biochemical Techniques and Molecular Biology. Further, a 60-acre herbal garden with greenhouse facilities, a well-stocked library and state-of-art computing room, facilitate research and consultancy


LABORATORIES

Amity Institute of Biotechnology has 50 biotechnology (including 24 research laboratories) and 6 computer laboratories. The biotechnology laboratories are specialized and equipped to conduct advanced practical and research work. Some specialized laboratories include: Plant Biotechnology, Plant Tissue Culture, Novel Molecule Synthesis, Downstream Processing, Animal Biotechnology, Animal Cell Culture, New Drug Discovery & Innovation, Bioprocess Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pest Control, Immunology, Cell & Molecular Biology, Aqua Biotechnology, Genomics, Environmental Biotechnology, Enzymology, Bioremediation, Nanobiotechnology, Molecular Virology, Chemical Biology & Biosensor, Human Genetics, Recombinant DNA Technology, Chemical Biology, Cell Line Metabolism, Algal Biotechnology etc. The laboratories are equipped with state-of-art equipments like Gel documentation system, CO2 Incubator, -86o C Refrigerator, Elisa readers, Ultracentrifuge, Tissue sonicator, Tissue homogenizer, Peltier regulated UV-VIS Spectrophotometer, Gradient Thermal Cyclers, Type I Water Systems, Inverted Phase Contrast Microscope, Lyophilizer, PCR, Ice Flaking Machine, UV-VIS Spectrophotometer (single and double beam), Refrigerated Centrifuge, B.O.D. incubator, Metabolic Shakers, Electrophoresis systems (vertical and horizontal), Shaker Water Baths, Media Filtration systems, Plant Growth Chambers, Fermenter, Muffle Furnace.

 
 
Cytogenetics lab
 
 
Molecular bacteriology Laboratory Structural Biology Laboratory
 
 
Chemical Biology Laboratory Bioprocess Technology
 
 
COMPUTER CENTRE

AIB has state-of-the-art computing facilities. Students can leverage the power of IT and experience the learning process which is both informative and interesting. The computing facility comprises of Intel Pentium processor based HP/IBM machines and servers. The entire network rests on four Firewall (Intranet, Mail, Attachment File & Print) HP and IBM servers. Students and faculty members alike can access the internet throughout the campus with the help of broadband radio link and ISDN link backup. A range of latest subject specific softwares are available to enable the students to work on data analysis, web technologies and also software designing. Efficient intranet facility enables smooth movement of data across departments. AIB has the following licensed softwares for Computational Biology and Molecular Modelling- Schrodinger, HyperChem and EXOME.

 
 
Bioinformatics Lab
 
LIBRARY

Central Library is a well-equipped library with the latest in reference books, periodicals, journals and newspapers. The students also have access to the libraries of sister institutions approximating over 20,000 books both Indian and foreign, scientific journals, magazines and periodicals covering technical and management subjects.

 
 
CLASSROOMS

Within the specially designed amphi theatre style classrooms, the students practice this regime each day. The classrooms are centrally air-conditioned.