Gujarat Biotechnology University (GBU) is a modern university near GIFT City, Gandhinagar. Funded by the Government of Gujarat’s Department of Science and Technology, GBU will create a culture of excellence in innovation with entrepreneurship at its core. GBU offers Masters by Research (MScR) and PhD biotechnology programmes through its close partnership with the world-leading University of Edinburgh who provide curriculum delivery, academic leadership and faculty training. GBU has a strong translational focus, aiming to deliver biotechnology solutions for society in collaboration with the vibrant life science industry in Gujarat, across India and internationally. GBU will develop critical thinkers with a research-based multidisciplinary training. Internships with industry and placements at the University of Edinburgh will enlarge the horizons of graduates, who will be highly sought-after by employers.