Solan, Feb 09 – Under Foreign Students’ Exchange Program, eight students from the Department of Biotechnology & Bioinformatics have been enrolled in foreign Universities for the completion of their six months project work (Feb- July 2023). Prof. Sudhir Kumar, Head of the Department informed that these students will be working on diverse areas of Biotechnology and related fields. He further explained that six students of B.Tech. Biotechnology and one student of M.Sc. Biotechnology have joined the lab of Dr. Rajesh Sani in South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, USA and one student of M.Sc. Biotechnology, Saurabh Pandey joined the lab of Dr. Jaapna Dhillon in the University of Missouri, Columbia. The selected B.Tech. Biotechnology students are Ishika Garg from Dehradun, Nikunj and Rhimjhim from Shimla, Shashwat and Chirag from Solan, and Shanzi Dsilva from Ahmedabad, Richa Shah and Saurabh Pandey of M.Sc. Biotechnology are from Mumbai and Gorakhpur, respectively. Prof. (Dr.) Rajendra Kumar Sharma Vice-Chancellor of Jaypee University of Information Technology, Waknaghat congratulated all the faculty members and the selected students. It is important to note that every year multiple students of JUIT are visiting various US universities for this exchange program and every 8th student of Department of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics is going abroad to explore the fascinating world of academics and research.