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About Life Sciences

The Faculty of Life Sciences was established in the year 2016. It offers B.Sc. (Hons.)Biotechnology & Microbiology and M. Sc. Biotechnology & Microbiology courses. The intakes for UG programs are 30 students; while in postgraduate programs are 18 seats. It offers top-class infrastructure, highly qualified and dedicated faculties, and an excellent environment for academic and intellectual growth. The Faculty of Life Sciences has international and national MoUs with various institutes and industries. The faculty has developed a modest academic infrastructure comprising of smart classrooms and Hi-tech laboratories with advanced instrumentation facilities. This department endeavours not only to produce excellent academic results but also to produce entrepreneur and skilled professionals.


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To excel in education and become pioneer in scientific research by fostering the students with innovative and technical expertise to link with industry and society.


  • To empower students with wisdom of knowledge and skills for the welfare of human and society.
  • To establish a state-of-the art facilities in the frontier areas of research.
  • To develop skill based professionals and next generation entrepreneurs.

Dean's Message


Welcome to the Faculty of Life Sciences at Mandsaur University (FLS-MU) !!

The Faculty of Life Sciences is a force to reckon with in the campus. It has well qualified, experienced and dedicated faculty with exceptional research profiles and vision. Its areas of research interest and expertise cover a broad range from diverse areas in Life Sciences and allied fields. Academic pursuit at Mandsaur University will be an inspiring, challenging and enjoyable experience which the students will cherish forever. The FLS-MU offers some of fastest growing and higher demand programs of Life Sciences. University students are at the heart of MU’s excellence in research and education, studying with distinguished faculty and accessing high-tech research facilities, scholarly collections, and innovation. Here, we build bridges between our students and alumni. Our alumni live throughout the India and engage in a variety of careers, both academic and nonacademic, and the experiences they share support our graduate students as they conduct and complete their studies.

This Department is one of the best institute for the UG and PG courses in Biotechnology and Microbiology. Some of the key highlights of the department are-

  1. Job oriented syllabus designed by Industrial Experts, Eminent Scientist and academicians
  2. Research based learning through Audio-Visual classes in smart classroom
  3. Choice based credit system
  4. Skill and ability enhancement, open electives courses
  5. Job oriented internship/field project/apprenticeship
  6. Student centric academic flexibility
  7. State-of-the-art Hi-Tech laboratories with sophisticated instrumentation facilities
  8. National and international MoUs with industries, academic universities, and research institutions
  9. Special career guidance and counseling for higher studies 

Many of the biggest advances in our world, along with compelling solutions to seemingly intractable problems have come, and must continue to come from hard work and dedication. As your dean, I am committed to doing everything; I can to foster the best conditions for your research and teaching, including protecting and nurturing academic freedom.

Whether advancing groundbreaking ideas or working alongside faculty and undergraduates, our teachers, mentors, and innovators are pushing the boundaries of what we know and how we learn. Their research, begun at MU, has the potential to shape the future of our India.

Best Wishes.

Prof. (Dr.) Arunava Das

Dean of  Academic Affairs & Dean of Faculty of Life Sciences
Mandsaur University

Duration: UG 3 years & PG 2 years (Semester System)


College of Mandsaur university


Passed Higher Secondary school (10+2) Scheme or equivalent examination approved by the various universities and statutory in appropriate discipline. The admission to the M.Sc. Course shall be Passed Bachelors degree (B.Sc.)


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1_Biotechnology Lab

Biotechnology Lab

The Biotechnology Laboratory at Faculty of Life Sciences, Mandsaur University offers state-of-the-art facilities and hands-on activities to help students better understand the promising approach of biotechnology and learn its tools and techniques. The laboratory has latest equipment to conduct various biotechnological experiments starting with basic cell biology to modern DNA analysis.

The laboratory is equipped with Autoclave, Colorimeter, pH meter, Electronic weighing Balance

2_Microbiology Lab

Microbiology Lab

The Microbiology Laboratory at Faculty of Life Sciences, Mandsaur University devoted to teach students the techniques for the culturing, examination, and identification of microorganisms including bacteria, fungi, yeasts, and algae. The laboratory is equipped with Autoclave, Incubator, Ultrasonic Cleaner, Digital Colony Counter, Laminar Air Flow, Water Bath, Magnetic Stirrer, BOD Incubator, Microscope and other equipment’s for culturing and preservation of microbes.

3_Bioinstrumentation Lab

Bioinstrumentation Lab

The bioinstrumentation laboratory provides students with equipment and supplies for studying, designing, and applying instrumentation to obtain data as part of the scientific method which includes UV-Vis Spectrophotometer, PCR, Gel Documentation System, Cooling Centrifuge, Shaker Incubator, Shaker water Bath, Dry Bath incubator, Ice Flaker, Gel Electrophoresis unit, UV Trans-illuminator, Deep Freezer (-40°C), BOD Incubator, Camera attached Biological Trinocular Microscope, and HPLC.

5_Bio-safety Lab

Bio-safety Lab

The Bio-safety Laboratory at Faculty of Life Sciences, Mandsaur University is designed to provide an environment for diagnostic work and research on easily transmitted pathogens which can cause fatal disease. All procedures involving the manipulation of infectious materials are conducted within biological safety cabinets, specially designed hoods, other physical containment devices, by personnel wearing such as appropriate personal protective clothing and equipment. The laboratory has special engineering and design features.



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Memorandum of Understanding

between: Prof. (Dr.) Arunava Das Dean & Head Faculty of Life Sciences -Mandsaur University, Mandsaur India and Mr. Bridreth Khokhare Chief Scientist -Science On Wheels Bio Pvt. Ltd., Chandigarh, Punjab India- Goals of this agreement: Extending the Technical expertise & Academic Knowledge in the common academic endeavors like curriculum and

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Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)

between:Prof. (Dr.) Arunava DasDean & HeadFaculty of Life SciencesMandsaur University, MandsaurMadhya Pradesh, IndiaandDr. Bernhard HuchzermeyerBiotechnology ChapterThe Association of German EngineersVDI BV HannoverHannover, Germany Goals of this agreement:I. To enhance the already existing cooperation: The Faculty of Life Sciences at the MandsaurUniversity and the Biotechnology Chapter at the VDI BV Hannover

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Memorandum of Understanding(MoU)

Ms. Shri Vishalini RajaramChief Executive OfficerBuild Geeks Private Limited,9/4A, Sri Murugan Nagar, Thudiyalur,Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India- 641 034 and Prof. (Dr.) Arunava DasDean & HeadFaculty of Life SciencesMandsaur University,Mandsaur, Madhya Pradesh, India- 458 001 Goals of this agreement: Extending the expertise in common academic and research endeavors through discussions,research programs,

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The agreement made and entered into on 23 day of October 20 19 between "MANDSAURUNIVERSITY" situated at Mandsaur, Madhya Pradesh, lndia and "CENTRE FORMOLECULAR BIOLOGY RESEARCH" situated at Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India OBJECTIVE OF THE MOUThe main objective of the MOU is to promote collaboration between Mandsaur University andCentre for

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