Goalpara College launched Biotech Hub centre at Department of Botany with financial grant from the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India in 2010 and had completed 9 successful years. Dr. Someswar Rao, HOD, Department of Botany is the coordinator of the centre. The main aim of this scheme is to provide modern facilities to the undergraduate students especially in the field of molecular biology along with upgraded laboratories. Apart from upgrading the existing labs, the centre has developed a full fledged molecular biology lab with uninterrupted power supply. Under biotech hub scheme various programmes like seminars, workshops, industrial visits and field excursions are organised every year for the students.
A good number of research papers have been published from the centre in reputed journals of national and international repute. A practical manual entitled “Practical manual in Biological sciences” has been published for the students of life sciences discipline. Students from all disciplines are encouraged to avail the facilities of this scheme.