Applicants must be necessarily enrolled as students who are currently pursuing their UG or PG (including 5 year integrated post graduate degree), doctoral degree, BE or B.Tech courses, 4yr BSc. Agri programme and other four/three year professional courses in the areas of life sciences (bioscience/ biotechnology/ biochem/ microbio / biophysics/ bioengineering/ food and/ or related subjects) from Indian universities/Institutes.

  • There should be 5 members in a team
  • Please note that Each college can send a maximum of only TWO (2) entries. Top 12 teams will be shortlisted for the finals.
  • At least two members in the team of five should have Lifescience background. In case where all the 5 team members are pursuing masters in other discipline/s (say Management), minimum two members should hold a life science undergraduate degree.
  • Each team will submit only one entry. A participant can be a member of only one team.

The proposals could be either for product, service or an application.

Important: The proposals will be screened stringently for plagiarism. If plagiarism is found at any given stage of the programme, the team will be debarred & the head of the institution will be notified.

Candidates selected in any of the previous BEST programs are not eligible for applying in current BEST edition.