Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology (IBAB)
The Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology (IBAB) is an autonomous institute set up by the Department of IT, BT and S&T, Government of Karnataka. It is located in a 20-acre campus in the south part of the City of Bangalore and is a part of Biotech Park, Bangalore.
Its mission is to help grow the biotech industry and, to fulfill this mission, it has adopted the strategies of education, research and promoting entrepreneurship.
The Department of Information Technology and Biotechnology of the Government of Karnataka established the institute in 2001, with financial support from ICICI Bank. The institute has received overwhelming support from academic and industry scientists, primarily those in Bangalore. Its programmes would not be possible without this ongoing support.
Originally located at the International Tech Park, IBAB moved to its own campus in the Biotech Park, Electronic City in Bangalore in June 2009. The two-storeyed academic block of the new campus has (in its first phase) 30,000 sq ft. There is a three-storeyed hostel, which can accommodate almost 100 students, and a dining block.
Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology
Electronics City Phase I
Bangalore 560 100
Tel: 080-285 289 00,080-285 289 01,
080-285 289 02
Website : http://www.ibab.ac.in/