Kusuma School of Biological Sciences


9th-12th November, 2019

Venue:The Lake Resort, Naukuchiatal, Nanital, Uttrakhand-263136

Key Activities

Scientific Talks

Career Counselling

Scientific Writing

Poster Presentations

Kayaking, Water Zorbing, Trekking and lot more...

Bioworld-2019 is here!

BioWorld-2019 is a unique platform to showcase your science, interact with departmental faculty members and network with eminent academicians and industry and share their success stories to inspire your own research. Besides, Naukuchiatal provides ample opportunity for trekking, camping, water sports, boating, zorbing and paragliding. What are you waiting for? Register for the marque annual event of the department.

Venue Location

The Lake Resort, Naukuchiatal, Dist. Nanital (Uttarakhand)-263136

The Lake Resort snuggled in the lush oak tree forests of Kumaon Hills of Uttarakhand at about 4320 ft above sea level provides a picturesque and tranquil niche to satisfy the cravings of city dwellers to seek peace away from the hustling-bustling of life. The place provides an excellent window into the nature while its plethora of flora and fauna soothes your senses. The resort is situated at the bank of Naukuchiyatal Lake where one can savour the scenic view of all the nine corners of “Nau (Nine)-kuchia (folds) Tal”. The resort provides organically grown food and herbs to ensure the healthiness and quality of the meal. A wide variety of food including Indian, western, and Chinese cuisines are offered to cater the individual taste and preferences. There are many opportunities available for adventure enthusiast in the form of various adventure sports and activities.

Organizing School

Kusuma School of Biological Sciences

The School of Biological Sciences at IIT Delhi was established in December 2008 with the help of a core grant received from the Kusuma Trust UK and a supporting grant from the Institute. The School is committed to excellence in research and teaching. The mandate given to the School is to pursue research in the following theme (and associated) areas (i) infectious diseases and non-communicable disorders (ii) cognitive and computational neuroscience (iii) engineering biomaterials. The School runs a PhD program and a MS Research program for graduate students; for undergraduate students of IIT Delhi, it offers a minor area program in Biological Sciences and a core biology course

Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016

The Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (abbreviated IIT Delhi or IITD) is a public engineering institution located in Hauz Khas, Delhi, India. Established in 1961, was formally inaugurated August 1961 by Humayun Kabir, Minister of Scientific Research & Cultural Affairs. First admissions were made in 1961.The current campus has an area of 320 acres (or 1.3 km²) and is bounded by the Sri Aurobindo Marg on the east, the Jawaharlal Nehru UniversityComplex on the west, the National Council of Educational Research and Training on the south, and the New Ring Road on the north,and flanked by Qutub Minarand the Hauz Khas monuments. The institute was later decreed in Institutes of National Importance under the Institutes of Technology Amendment Act, 1963 and accorded the status of a full University with powers to decide its own academic policy, to conduct its own examinations, and to award its own degrees. IIT Delhi was also given the status of Institute of Eminence (IoE) which graded autonomy but full autonomy, leaving this institutes to make their own decisions. According to a government statement issued earlier, these IoEs will have greater autonomy in that they will be able to admit foreign students up to 30% of the admitted students and recruit foreign faculty up to 25% of the faculty strength.

Bioworld-2019 Speakers

Plenary Talk


Prof. Dhrubajyoti Chattopadhyay

Amity University, Kolkata

Keynote Speaker


Prof. V. Nagaraja

IISC, Bengaluru

Keynote Speaker


Prof. Soumen Basak

NII, Delhi

Keynote Speaker


Prof. Arun K. Shukla

IIT Kanpur, Kanpur

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