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Mentorship Program
in Biotechnology

Explore Biotechnology virtually with Assistant Professor Sheena K B
as she introduces you to the world of Biotech while helping you make an informed career decision.

If you wonder about a Career as a Biotechnologist, confused about making a career choice, join us for a Certified Career Mentorship Program in Biotechnology with Sheena K B.


Exclusively for Students
from Class X to Class XII interested in Biology
Dates: AUGUST 22 to OCTOBER 24,
every Sunday, 11:30 AM to 1 PM IST

Fee: Rs. 6250/- (all inclusive)


Unherd.in is teaming up with experienced Biotechnologist, Mrs. Sheena K.B to provide an online Career Mentorship for high-schoolers curious about a Career in Biology or wish to explore the professional world of Biotechnology. Through virtual labs, Biotech experiments at home and an engaging curriculum designed exclusively for students (Grade X to Grade XII), Mrs. Sheena K B plans to spark student’s interest in this scientific field.

Career Introduction

Get introduced to the work-life of Biotechnologists. Learn what it takes to be in the Biotechnology industry directly from Mrs. Sheena.

Fields of Biotechnology

Through hands on activities and interactive classes, take a dip into the ocean of knowledge that comes with being a biotechnologist. The sessions will include a peek into Microbiology, Biochemistry, Genetics, rDNA technology, Enzymology, Bioprocess technology, Bioinformatics and much more!

Career Navigation

Throughout the Mentorship program, you will also learn about the various career routes one can choose after completing a professional degree in Biotechnology.

Capstone Project

Work on individual projects and understand how scientists and researchers tackle a given problem. Understand what is meant by plagiarism and learn to write a scientific research paper.

Get Certified

On completion of the program, earn a certificate that you could use for college/job applications by adding it to your resume/portfolio.

College Ready

Not only will you be career informed about Biotechnology but also learn about your potential and interests that could prepare you for college.

What will I Learn?

Biotechnologist and Mentor, Mrs. Sheena K.B plans on introducing the students to the various disciplines of Biotechnology and their applications in the real world through virtual lab sessions. Along the way, this online certificate course will also make you aware of the profession and the skillsets that are required to be successful in the field of Biotech.

Fee for the certified Program: Rs. 6250/-

Dates and Timings: August 22 to October 24, every Sunday, Timings: 11 AM to 1:30 PM IST

The Mentorship Process

Apply online

Fill up our application form here before August 10th

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Get selected

Based on your application and interview round

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Start learning

About a career in Biotechnology

Meet your Mentor:

Mrs. Sheena K. B

With a B.Tech in Biotechnology, Calicut University (2nd rank) and an M.Tech Gold medalist in Environmental Engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Trichy, Mrs. Sheena is currently working as an Assistant professor at the Institute of Fisheries Biotechnology. Prior to this, she has worked at Hindustan Petroleum Green R&D Centre, Bangalore on a project related to biofuels and has also volunteered at Teach for India to provide quality education to the less privileged.

With a passion for teaching, Ms. Sheena has started her own YouTube channel- ‘Comprehend Biotech’ with an aim to make learning Biotechnology a happy process! Inspired by this same thought, she plans to share her knowledge, skills, and learnings online with a few students (Class XI and XII) – an experience she wishes she had when in junior college.

Got a question?

How much does the Mentorship cost?

The certified Mentorship costs Rs. 6250/- inclusive of taxes. The fee is to be paid once you receive a confirmation letter from us after a phone interview round. 

Why is there a fee?
This mentorship is an exclusive mentorship with a maximum of 20 students per class, made better through online delivery and an intensive curriculum. A minimal fee is charged to sustain ourselves, pay our staff for the maintenance of our organization, and to the mentors who invest significant effort and time in conducting personalized training with you.
Do you offer scholarships?
100% scholarships are awarded to students based on financial need, aptitude, and genuine interest in the program. The decision lies solely with the selection committee. For more details please write in to us: contact@unherd.in.
What is the duration of the program?

The Mentorship Program is planned online from August 22 to October 24, every Sunday, from 11 AM to 1:30 PM IST

Confused about a career?

Unherd offers mentorship classes on diverse potential careers, for 13 to 18 year-olds, based on their current interest, potential and skillsets.