A pioneering institute sets new goals and pursues them relentlessly, challenges its members to achieve excellence and help them to meet those challenges. This is what Banasthali University strove to do during the past seven decades and continues to do so. Amidst the ambience of Indian ethics, value based education is the hallmark of this institution. In the faculty of life science, the meritorious students from across the nation get selected through open entrance tests/ merit to various academic programmes. Sound grasp of fundamentals, good analytical skills, awareness of contemperory problems, reasoning abilities and exposure to the rapidly changing technologies are an integral part of the training at this faculty. Our teaching programmes are designed to expose the students to recent exciting developments in the area so that the students are well equipped for employment in biotechnological, agriculture, pharmaceutical and other industries as well as R & D organizations and teaching institutions.