The National Institute of Biotechnology (NIB) was established under the auspicious of Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology, Government of the Peoples’ Republic of Bangladesh as a center of excellence in Biotechnology. The NIB has the potential to become the coordinating center for biotechnology research in Bangladesh as well as a national resources center for technology transfer and human resource development in new and emerging areas of biotechnology. National Institute of Biotechnology (NIB) is situated at Ganakbari, Ashulia, Savar, Dhaka, which is about 35 km away from the Dhaka city. Total area of the institute is about 11.5 acres. Modern laboratory with equipments and other physical facilities have been developed here to carry out state-of-the-art of biotechnological research.