Sayantani Majumder

Assistant Professor (C)

Department of Applied Biology

Sayantani Majumder

About Sayantani Majumder

Sayantani Majumder has completed Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech ) in Biotechnology from Institute of Technology & Marine Engineering (Now NITMAS) under WBUT in 2006. After that, she worked as “Research-Assistant” at “S.N Pradhan Centre for Neuroscience “under University of Calcutta in Neurogenetics of Parkinson’s Disease. At the same time, she was a“Part-time Lecturer” at the” Institute of Technology & Marine Engineering” in the Department of Biotechnology. Then in 2009, she went to University of Western Ontario, Canada as a “Graduate Student” in the Department of Neuroscience with Western Research Graduate Scholarship along with “Graduate- Teaching –Assistantships” from University of Western Ontario, Canada in two departments – Psychology & Anatomy and Cell Biology. But unfortunately due to funding problem, returned to India in 2010 and joined Master of Technology (M.Tech) in Biotechnology at Haldia Institute of Technology under WBUT. After completion of M.Tech she joined Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT-KGP) as “Senior Research Fellow” (SRF) at “School of Medical Science & Technology” (SMST) in Metabolomics in clinical research (Reproductive Medicine). She has research experiences in various areas of Biotechnology- Molecular Biology, Environmental Carcinogenesis, Toxicology and has co-authored in peer reviewed publications.

Currently, pursuing MBA in Operations Management from Narsee-Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai (NMIMS). She also has a job experience as “Copy- Editor” in IT sector.

In 24th October, 2019, she joined MAKAUT and engaged in the teaching of the core subjects of 3-years B.Sc- Biotechnology students (Theory & Practical)


  • Western Graduate Research Scholarship from Dept. of Neuroscience, University of Western Ontario, Canada.
  • Senior Research Fellowship from Dept.of Biotechnology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India.