Biotechnology will soon influence our lives in a number of ways
including the way food is produced and processed, human illness is
treated and the way fuel is produced. Biotechnology is therefore
truly a "transformative technology" comparable to some of history's
greatest events of creation including the invention of writing, the
steam engine and electricity. Transformative technologies will
always throw up challenges in governance and will need innovative
thinking to frame questions and go about finding practical
solutions. Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB) is a now a
national treasure. From health biotechnology to genetic engineering
of spices to nano-platforms for disease diagnosis, this institute
will soon be base to some of India's best research. The institute
is proud of the work its scientists do, striving to making
knowledge economy stronger and our lives healthier by making
advances that only a generation ago would have seemed almost
RGCB's TEN COMMANDMENTS FOR CORE VALUES
Passion for Excellence.
Critical analysis and sound judgment in the quest for knowledge.
Creativity, resourcefulness, perseverance, patience, prudence and
hard-work in discharge of one's function and responsibility.
Self-discipline, loyalty, obedience, professionalism and work
Integrity that upholds the principles of honesty, sincerity, and
Respect for colleagues and genuine concern for others.
Transformation of the individual through academic excellence and
novel learning experience.
Providing a high level of dedication and support to our fraternity.
Organizational excellence through continuous learning, innovative
planning, communication and adaptability.
Leadership through teamwork.
Competitiveness through Continuous Improvement
We believe that quality improvement is a responsibility of everyone in
Translation of theory into practice
We are committed to applying our discovery and findings to improving
human health and sustained increase in spice productivity.
Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship
We will continuously monitor existing programs, have well planned entry
& exit policies for projects, will ever remain responsive to needs and
demands of our stake holders, our students, the business community, the
state and central governments.
Globalized academic outlook
We will have global academic perspectives, constantly looking for
opportunities to expand our alliances globally, providing critical
opportunities for students and faculty.
Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology (RGCB), Thycaud Post,
Poojappura, Thiruvananthapuram - 695 014, Kerala, India +91-471-2529400
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