About Amity University Jharkhand

Amity University Jharkhand, Ranchi, is a private university located in Ranchi, Jharkhand, India. It offers various undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Amity University Jharkhand is a part of 20-year-old, leading education group of India, Amity to revolutionize the Indian higher education Sector by providing globally benchmarked, research and employment oriented education. In Amity, currently 100,000+ students are pursuing 250 programmes across campuses in India and abroad. In Amity, we have industry-oriented academic programmes with flexible credit system, combining technical education with liberal arts, 11 research centres in Bio-design, Computer Graphic, Decisions & Ethics, Design Research, Information Technology, Financial Analytics, Robotics, Computer Research in Music & Acoustics, Humanities, Language & Information, Applied & Behavioral Sciences.

About Conference

Biotechnology is one of the promising fields of biology that involves application of scientific and engineering principles to the processing of materials by involving biological agents. The basic concept covers a wide range of techniques that are applied to develop the products for various human purposes. The upcoming International Conference on Challenges and Opportunities in Biotechnology to be organized in November 2021 by Amity Institute of Biotechnology, Amity University Jharkhand, Ranchi will be involving multidisciplinary fields of Biotechnology providing opportunities for exchange of ideas, scientific knowledge and experience among researchers, academicians, scientists and students from different fields of Biotechnology. The scientific program will include plenary/keynote lectures along with oral and poster presentation under different themes (mentioned below) based on sustainable principles, ideologies and practices involved in Biological Sciences, Computational approaches in Biotechnology, Microbial and Agricultural Biotechnology as well upcoming current technological advancements. The main aim of International Conference is to bring together leading academicians, eminent scientists, researchers and scholars from different Universities and Institutes of world to exchange and share their experiences in recent innovations as well as challenges in Biotechnology. The two-day International Conference will provide an international platform for discussion of recent advancements, present and future challenges in Biotechnology together with knowledgeable lectures, exceptional keynote together with competing posters and oral sessions.

About Ranchi, Jharkhand, India

Ranchi is the capital of the state of Jharkhand in India. Ranchi is also known as The Land of Forests. Ranchi is located on the southern part of the Chota Nagpur Plateau and is richly endowed natural beauty and picturesque environs. The City is named after a local bird ‘Rinchi’, mostly found in and around the famous “Pahadi Mandir”, the Hill Temple in Ranchi. Ranchi city has numerous waterfalls that are located in the close vicinity of the city and thus also known as the ‘City of Waterfalls and Lakes’. Ranchi is comprised of hilly topography that enables to a pleasant climate throughout the year. Ranchi accounts for nearly eighteen percent of the national mineral production. Ranchi is an integral part of the industrial setup of the state of Jharkhand along with Jamshedpur and Bokaro. Ranchi has also been recognized as a future powerhouse of the country’s economy by businesses and government alike. Ranchi has witnessed a tremendous transformation into a dynamic city pulsating with the dynamism of its people and is a city of India’s future.

Themes of the Conference

The Conference envisages 8 technical sessions that will be composed of plenary lectures, Keynote Speakers, Invited Talks and Contributed papers (Oral presentations and Poster sessions). Recent advances as well as upcoming developments in different fields of Biotechnology will be discussed and reviewed. This conference will provide an interactive virtual platform for researchers around the world. Participants are anticipated from different Universities and Institutes all around the world. Hereby, the Organizing Committee invites Scientists/ Researchers / Scholars engaged in research to participate.

ICCOB includes following thematic areas:

1. Animal Biotechnology & Seri Biotechnology
2. Plant and Agricultural Biotechnology
3. Genetic Engineering and Genome Editing
4. Biophysics & Bioengineering
5. Cell and System Biology
6. Bioinformatics & Computational Biology
7. Environmental Biotechnology and Sustainable Ecosystem
8. Medical Biotechnology and Biomedical Engineering
9. Food and Nutritional Biology
10. Microbiology
11. Industrial Biotechnology and Enzyme Technology
12. Molecular Medicine and Stem cell Biology
13. Biomolecules & Nanobiotechnology
14. Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
15. Drug Designing, Drug Discovery, and personalized medicine
16. Five Omics: Genomics, Transcriptomics, Proteomics, Metabolomics and Phenomics

Call for Abstracts

ICCOB organizing committee is pleased to invite abstracts for oral and poster presentations to be delivered at the conference. Last date of abstract submission is 30th September 2021. Notification of acceptance of abstract will be sent by 15th October 2021. Deadline to submit full length paper and final poster is 31st October 2021 for the selected abstracts. All accepted abstract after review will be assigned to the appropriate session for oral/poster presentation by ICCOB organizing committee.

Guidelines to submit the abstract:

• Submissions should be clear, concise, written in English language and in MS word file
• The text of each abstract should be approximately 250 words, and ideally no more than 350 words.
• Use font size 12 and font style Times New Roman, Spacing 1.5
• Carefully proofread your abstract before submission to avoid any typo/grammatical error.
• No references, tables or graphics should be included in the abstract
• Abbreviations should be avoided in the abstract. But if it’s necessary to use please write full name at first mention and follow with the abbreviation in parenthesis.
• Abstracts can be submitted to the conference email id (aibn@rnc.amity.edu) only

Conference Proceedings

All accepted abstracts will be published as a conference proceeding with DOI/ISSN/ISBN. Selected high-quality full-length papers may be only considered for the publication in the reputed Journals.

Note: E-Certificate will be provided to the registered participants of the conference in addition to the 3 best oral and 3 best poster presentation E-Certificates.

Schedule Details Information of Event Schedules

Registration Fee for the ICCOB

S. No


Registration amount before 30th September 2021



18% GST

Total Amount of Registration Including GST before 30th September 2021

Registration amount after 30th September 2021



18% GST

Total Amount of Registration Including GST after 30th September 2021


Students and Research Scholars

Rs. 500

Rs. 90

Rs. 590


Rs. 700


Rs. 126


Rs. 826


Delegates from Academia

Rs. 750

Rs. 135

Rs. 885

Rs. 1000




Delegates from Industry


Rs. 180

Rs. 1180

Rs. 1250

Rs. 225



Delegates from Overseas

30.0 (US$)

5.4 (US$)

35.4 (US$)

50.0 (US$)

9.0 (US$)

59.0 (US$)

Sponsorship Registration is open for the ICCOB

Domestic Sponsor Registration Fee: 10000 (in INR) +18% GST

International Sponsor Registration Fee: 300 (US$) +18% GST

Registration Procedure and Mode of Payments for the ICCOB

After review and approval of the abstract, the authors will be sent an acceptance e-mail with the link for registration and payment of the conference registration fee. For more details, please check website of the ICCOB conference.

Important Dates for the ICCOB

Conference Date: 11th - 12th November 2021
Abstract Submission Deadline: 30th September 2021
Notification for Acceptance of Abstract: 15th October 2021
Submission of full-length paper (for selected abstract): 31st October 2021
Early Registration Deadline: 30th September 2021
Conference E mail ID: aibn@rnc.amity.edu

Details of ICCOB Committee Members


Chief Patron
Dr. Ashok K. Chauhan Sir

Hon’ble Founder President, Ritnand Balved Education Foundation (RBEF) & Chairman, A K C Group of Companies.

Dr. Atul Chauhan Sir,

Hon'ble Chancellor & President, Ritnand Balved Education Foundation (RBEF); CEO, A K C Group of Companies & Hon’ble Chancellor, Amity University Jharkhand, Ranchi (India).

Shri U. Ramachandran,
Sr. Vice President Amity University Jharkhand, Ranchi.

Joint Secretary
Mr. Gaurav Gupta,
Vice President Amity University Jharkhand, Ranchi.

General Chair
Prof. (Dr) Raman Kr. Jha,
Hon'ble Vice Chancellor, Amity University Jharkhand, Ranchi.

Conference Chair
Prof. (Dr) Ajit Kr. Pandey, Director, Amity University Jharkhand, Ranchi.

Conference Co-Chair
Mr. Prabhakar Tripathi, Registrar, Amity University Jharkhand, Ranchi.

Organizing Chairs
Dr. Biswarup Samanta, PC-EAS & JMC, Amity University Jharkhand, Ranchi.
Dr Jayeeta Chattopadhyay, UC & I/C Research, Amity University Jharkhand, Ranchi.


Dr. Amit Kumar Dutta, Associate Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.

Dr. Kunal Kumar, Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.

Organizing Secretaries
Dr. Rahul Kumar, Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.
Dr. Dhananjay K. Pandey, Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.

Dr. Kunal Kumar, Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.
Mr. Soumit Ghosh, Sr. Executive – Accounts, Amity University Jharkhand, Ranchi.

Conference Committee

Dr. Nimmy Srivastava, Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.

Dr. Rajani Sharma, Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.

Dr. Richa Sinha, Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.

Dr. Shilpa Prasad, Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.

Dr. Sumira Malik, Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.

Dr. Jutishna Bora, Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.

Ms. Ritu Kumari, Lab Assistant, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.

Ms. Priti Singh, Lab Assistant, Amity Institute of Biotechnology.


Dr. Tilak Raj Sharma, Joint Director (Research), ICAR-IIAB, Ranchi.

Dr. Arti Shanware, Director, Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur.

Prof. (Dr) Vishnu Agarwal, Professor & Head, Department of Biotechnology, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Prayagraj, Allahabad.

Prof. (Dr.) Nijendra Nath Tripathi, Professor (Retired), Department of Botany & Microbiology, DDU Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur (UP)

Prof. (Dr.) Prashant Kumar Shrivastava, Professor & Dean, Students Welfare, Hemchand Yadav Vishwavidyalaya, Durg, Chhattisgarh.

Prof. (Dr.) GBKS Prasad, Professor & Head, SOS in Biochemistry, Jiwaji University, Gwalior (MP).

Dr. Soumen Naskar, Sr. Scientist, Agricultural Biotechnology, ICAR-IIAB, Ranchi.

Dr. Krishna Kant Sharma, Assistant Professor, Department of Microbiology, Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak, Haryana.

Dr. Biplab Sarkar, Sr. Scientist, Nano-Biotechnology, ICAR-IIAB, Ranchi.

Dr. Niranjan Kumar, Sr. Scientist, Central Tasar Research & Training Institute, Ranchi.

Dr. Shraddha Rusia, Director, Genetic Toxicology, Ontario, Canada

Prof. Atanu Kumar Pati, Executive Member, Odisha State Higher Education Council, Government of Odisha, Bhubaneswar.


International Speakers

Dr. (Mrs.) K. Vivehananthan

"Head/ Department of Basic Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, The Open University of Sri Lanka, Sri Lanka.
kvive@ou.ac.lk hdbasicsc@ou.ac.lk

Dr. Sreejith Perinthottathil

Staff Scientist, University of Rochester Medical Center, New York, USA (Specialization: Drosophila Stem cell Biology)

Prof. Malik Yousef

Associate Professor, The Head of the Galilee Digital Health Research Center (GDH), Zefat Academic College, Department of Information System, Zefat, Israel. (Specialization: Computational biology).

Dr. Saroj K. Amar

ORISE Fellow, US Army engineering Research and Development Center Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA.

Dr. Mahendra Rathore

Department of immunology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA.

Dr. Shankaracharya

Senior Scientist, Prevention Genetics, Marshfield, Wisconsin, USA

Prof. Piotr A. Ziolkowski, 

Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology,   Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland 

National Speakers

Dr. Vinay Kumar

Associate Professor, Modern College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Pune, India. (Specialization: Plant Biotechnology, Stress Biology, Antimicrobial resistance, Medicinal Plants, Nano biotechnology.)
vinay.kumar@moderncollegegk.org vinaymalik123@gmail.com

Dr. Soumen Naskar

Sr. Scientist, Agricultural Biotechnology, ICAR-IIAB, Ranchi

Prof. (Dr.) Nijendra Nath Tripathi

Professor (Retired), Department of Botany & Microbiology, DDU Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur (UP).
nijendratripathi@gmail.com nijendratripathi@rediffmail.com

Dr. Arti Shanware

Director, Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology, RTM Nagpur University, Nagpur (Area of Specialization: Environmental Biotechnology, Aqua culture, Immuno biotechnology)
rgbcdirector95@gmail.com artishanware@gmail.com


Drop us an email for Program Enquiry (Paper Submission, Acceptance, and Registration & Various Deadlines), General Queries and Sponsorship:

ICCOB- Organizing Committee, Amity Institute of Biotechnology, Amity University Jharkhand, Main Road, Over Bridge Adjoining, Ranchi, Jharkhand- 834001, India