HOD Biotech
Dr.M.A.Soni, Head, Bio-Tech. Dept..

Priyadarshini Institute of Engineering and Technology (PIET) is one of the prestigious engineering institutes run by Lokmanya Tilak Jankalyan Sikshan Sanstha (LTJSS), Nagpur.  This is the first institute to offer B. Tech Biotechnology, as four-year semester pattern, degree course, in the entire Vidharba region.  Blessed with spacious and sprawling campus, well designed laboratories, the college and the Department of Biotechnology, aims for academic excellence and all-round development of student in this upcoming field. 


Bio-Tech. Department has been granted Recognition by Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur, as “Place for Higher Learning and Research” leading to M.E. by research in Bio-Technology.



  1. Only institute offering B.Tech course in Biotechnology Discipline
  2. Well equipped lab to conduct research in molecular biology, tissue culture, genetic engineering, fermentation technology etc.
  3. Well qualified and experienced faculty rich in Industrial and Teaching experience.
  4. Guest lecturers are invited from imminent personalities in industries and research foundations & workshops in various areas of expertise.
  5. Access to Internet for students and staff through 4 Mbps leased line.
  6. Effective teaching learning process is implemented by schemes like Class Teacher scheme, continuous assessment of students etc.
  7. Students are encourage to undertake training in industries in vacations
  8. A national level Project exhibition & conference - 'NIRMITI' is organized every year jointly by the various departments of PIET.