The School of Biological Sciences and Biotechnology started in 2006 was the first Centre of Excellence set up in the University. Faculty from diverse areas like Plant molecular biology, Human health and disease, Genetics and developmental biology, Immunology, Biophysics and Bioinformatics and Cell biology, carry out cutting edge research in their areas of expertise. The School has good infrastructure facilitating research and education in a research intense environment. The School has made its mark in the research with leading publications in reputed journals. Several research projects with Government funding are being carried out by various faculties.