The Institute has embarked the journey of achieving seemingly insurmountable targets. The teachers and students are the assets of the Institute. They have persistently toiled day and night to turn their dreams into reality. Students and teachers enthusiastically participate in the national and international level events and bring eternal pride for the Institute. They have brought many laurels for the Institute at state, national, and international levels.
The Institute received DST-FIST grant of Rs 92 lakhs for infrastructure development in the year 2018.
The Institute of Science has got recognition as SIRO (Scientific and Industrial Research Organization) by DSIR (Department of Scientific and Industrial Research), Govt. of India in the year 2014. This achievement has boosted the research activities not only at ISNU but other constituent Institutes of Nirma University as well by attracting extramural funding from various government agencies.
During the last three years, the faculty members of Institute have received total nine research projects funded by DST, DBT, AYUSH, GSBTM and Nirma University worth 2.5 crores.
25 Jan 2020
Two major research grants (worth Rs. 67,42,927/-SIxty Seven Lakh forty-two thousand nine hundred twenty-nine) received from Department of Science and Technology (DST)-SERB, Govt of India
01 Jan 2020
Top ranking by RXivist
14 Feb 2019
Received the funding from Gujarat State Biotechnology Mission, Govt. of Gujarat for organising seminar on CRISPR-Cas9 in genome editing
05 Feb 2019
Best Paper Presentation
07 Jan 2019
Best Poster Award in International Conference
22 Nov 2018
Outstanding Reviewer Recognition award by Elsevier for Journal of Ethnopharmacology
16 Jul 2018
Guest Editor: Current Pharmacogenomics and Personalized Medicine: 16(1)
15 Jul 2018
10 Apr 2018
Our paper is ranked in the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
28 Mar 2018
CUG conference 2nd Prize for the Best Research Presentation-Oral
17 Mar 2018
IBS AWARD for Best Oral Presentation from SBT(I)
16 Sep 2017
Young Investigator Award from Regional Centre for Biotechnology (RCB), Faridabad, Haryana, India
01 May 2017
National Post Doctorate Fellowship by SERB-DST
25 Feb 2017
Outstanding Award for Research Excellence – 2016 at Indo-American Education Summit 2016 by The INDUS Foundation and Omics Groups
21 Nov 2016
Dr.GP Talwar Young Scientist Award
16 Nov 2016
The Sentinel of Science Award
15 Oct 2016
Outstanding Research Award in Biochemistry-Health Sciences-2016 by Chemical Science Review and Letters and Aufau International.
03 Oct 2016
Third Prize for Best Poster during MPB Conference
16 Sep 2016
Awarded by Nirma University
10 Sep 2016
Best Teacher (Microbiology) Award: Aufau International Awards 2016
04 Jun 2016
Nominated for CSIR Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar Award Prizes for Science and Technology
30 Mar 2016
International Grant Reviewer for Czech Science Foundation, Czech Republic
22 Jun 2015
Recieved a Major Research Grant from DST, GoI
16 Mar 2015
Eukaryotic Cell Award Winner from American Society for Microbiology and Marine Biological Laboratory Woods Hole, MA, USA
18 Sep 2014
Received minor project from GUJCOST, GoG
15 Sep 2014
Travel Award Winner from Marine Biological Laboratory Woods Hole, MA, USA
01 Sep 2014
16 Jun 2014
Thomas Edison Award-2014 in Toxicology and Health for Inspiration and Knowledge Distribution
26 Apr 2014
NCD Conference -First Prize for the Best Poster
07 Sep 2013
DBT-IIScPostdoctoral Research Associateship Award Department of Biotechnology, GOI, New Delhi India.
01 Jan 2013
Second Prize in Conclave of Nobel Laureates
14 Dec 2012
17 Sep 2009
GATE and CSIR-JRF
10 Jun 2009
Best Poster Award International conference on Plant Biotechnology and Molecular biology, Warangal, India
17 Aug 2008
10 Jan 2008
RGCB - IBS award for Best Research Oral presentation by SBT(I)
24 Dec 2007
Qualified in Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering examination Human Resource Development, Government of India.
01 Mar 2007
AIMS-IBS Award for Best Research Oral Presentation by SBT(I)
16 Dec 2006
Dr. Sheela K. R. Prize
07 Apr 2003
Golden Jubilee Prize
12 Feb 2003
CSIR Senior Research Fellowship (SRF)
16 May 2000
W.V.B. Ramlingam Gold Medal for outstanding academic performance in Microbiology during M.Sc. at IARI, New Delhi
21 Oct 1998
Awarded ICAR Junior Research Fellowship (JRF)
20 Aug 1998
Qualified CSIR National Eligibility Test (NET) and Junior Research Fellowship (JRF)
11 Aug 1998
Dr. Sobel Sarga Prathiba Award
10 May 1998
Awarded ICAR Senior Research Fellowship (SRF)
15 Aug 1997
Qualified IARI Junior Research Fellowship (JRF)
18 Aug 1994
Best Professor in Science
Mr Hrimkar Buch and Mr Boman Doctor, students of MSc Biochemistry, participated in PG level Paper presentations for Biochemistry and won first and second prize respectively in Science Excellence-2018 at Gujarat University organized by its Botany Department on Sep 20, 2018.
Mr Ankit Naik student of MSc Biotechnology was awarded First prize for his Poster presentation entitled in 2nd National Conference organized by Institute of Pharmacy, Nirma University on “Emerging Trends in Drug Discovery, Development And Molecular Targets for Cancer Research” during Jan 24-25, 2017.
Ms Bhagya Iyer, PhD student from Institute of Science, Nirma University working under the guidance of Prof Shalini Rajkumar won the “Best Oral Presentation” award in an International conference, “Biotechnology 2018” organized by Asfew Conference String, New Delhi during March 18-20, 2018.
Ms Madhavi Joshi, PhD student working under the guidance of Dr Amee Nair received 2nd prize in oral presentation in a National seminar on “Advances in Biotechnology and Biomedical Research” organized by School of Life Sciences, Central University of Gujarat, Gandhinagar, held on March 17, 2018.
Ms Ekta Joshi, PhD student from Institute of Science, Nirma University working under the guidance of Prof Shalini Rajkumar received the Best Poster Award at “XXXII GUJARAT SCIENCE CONGRESS – 2018”, Science and Technology for Capacity Building & Inclusive Growth held during Feb 4-5, 2018.
Ms Krishna Bharwad, a PhD student at Institute of Science received the Best Poster Award at “XXXI Gujarat Science Congress 2017” jointly organized by Gujarat Science Academy, Gujarat Energy Research and Management Institute, Pandit Dindayal Petroleum University, Institute of Seismological Research during Feb 4-5, 2017 at Gandhinagar, Gujarat.