The department of applied science looks after all the subjects for students of B.Tech, first year. The basic idea behind teaching subjects such as Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Professional Communication, etc., is that it builds a strong foundation over which the further years of study can be fabricated. The elementary knowledge of these subjects builds concepts which facilitate the students during their entire career. It is during the first year that the students can decide the trade in which they wish to pursue their engineering.
Mathematics is a 3 year undergraduate academic degree course offered to those graduates who have successfully completed a program in mathematics. The minimum eligibility to pursue BSc Mathematics is a 10+2 qualification from a good school and the minimum percentage needed in 10+2 to do this course differs from college to college.
The admissions are granted based on the aspirants’ performance in the entrance exam, personal interview. The qualifying students are also supposed to clear a counseling round that is conducted only in case they have qualified their entrance examination.
Biology is a 3-year full-time undergraduate program that basically focuses on the organisms, biological systems and things driven from them. The admission to the course is based on qualifying marks of 10+2.
BSc Biology Syllabus is designed to impart knowledge pertaining to ecology, biodiversity, botany and genetics and can be pursued by students who have passed Class 12 or equivalent with an aggregate of 50% marks from a recognized board with Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Zoology/Botany as mandatory subjects.
Also it is made sure that topics covered are followed by laboratory experiments so that the basics are properly incorporated in the future professionals. The labs thus add to the pedagogy and are well equipped as per the syllabus of UPTU