13th Training on Transcriptome Sequencing and Data Analysis

Monday, 24th June to Wednesday, 26th June

Genomics Home

Jointly organized by:
The University of Trans-disciplinary Health Sciences & Technology (TDU)
Bengaluru Genomics Centre (BGC)

Training Theme

  • Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) is a recent technological revolution in life science that transformed our understanding of life’s genome landscape
  • Present training helps to get a deeper understanding in NGS technology with a special focus on RNA world and transcriptome analysis
  • Teach the fundamentals of NGS workflow from sample preparation to sequencing.
  • Globally huge demand and opportunities in genomics and industry


  • Training capitalizing human resources to carry out NGS and transcriptome analysis.
  • Carry out high throughput research using genomic tools to foster trans-disciplinary dialogues in functional genomics.


24th June 2019 to 26th June 2019.

Program Directors

Missions Accomplished

  • Created “Genomics Ecosystem” in the country by conducting 11 training programs
  • Trained > 400 Scientists (All streams of Biology, Engineering , Technology).
  • Achieved 100 % Literacy by the participants in Genomics and Bioinformatics

Past Events

Please visit here for details on previously conducted events

Target Audience

Students, Faculty and Scientists from Academia and Industries including Life Sciences, Biology, Computer Science, Medicine, Agriculture, Veterinary, Environmental Science and any other disciplines.


13th Training
Day 1
  • Introduction to Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Technology
    • Hands on: Transcriptome/RNA library preparation
    • Transcriptome sequencing by NGS platforms
Day 2 Hands On:

  • Introduction to high-end computing servers
  • Transcriptome sequence data formats.
  • Software for transcriptome data analysis
  • De novo and reference based transcriptome assembly
Day 3 Hands On:

  • Transcriptome quantification
  • Differential gene expression analysis
  • Functional annotation of genes
  • NGS data submission to NCBI


Deadline for Registration: 15th June 2019Extended to 22nd June 2019

  • Limited seats available
Category Amount
UG Students Rs. 5000
PG Students Rs. 6000
PhD Scholars Rs. 7000
Post-doctoral Researchers Rs. 7500
Faculty Rs. 10000
Industry Rs. 15000

Payment Modes

Payments are accepted via NEFT and Demand Draft.

Cash Payment is accepted at the TDU office.

The Demand Draft should be in favor of “UTDHST” and payable at Bengaluru.

Postal Address:

The University of Trans-disciplinary Health Sciences & Technology,
#74/2, Jarakabande Kaval, Post Attur via Yelahanka, Bengaluru – 560064

For NEFT, please add “UTDHST General Fund” as beneficiary.

Account Name: UTDHST General Fund
Account Number: 0694104000134705
Bank Details: IDBI Bank, Yelahanka New Town, Bengaluru-560064
IFSC: IBKL0000694, MICR: 560259014

For further details, please refer the brochure as below.

To register, CLICK HERE

Workshop Documents



Accommodation will be available on request on/before 15th June 2019, and charged separately.

Organizing Secretary

  • Dr. Prasanna S Koti, TDU.
  • Ms. Sathyavathi J , BGC.


Centre for Functional Genomics & Bio-informatics
The University of Trans-disciplinary Health Sciences & Technology,

74/2, Jarakabande Kaval,
Post Attur via Yelahanka
Bengaluru – 560064

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Please write to genomics@tdu.edu.in or call us at +91 9972978966 for any queries.

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