M.Sc. (Biotechnology)

Biotechnology is a branch of science that binds cellular and biomolecular processes to develop advanced technologies and products that subsequently improve the health of humans and the planet. It is a four semester program whose curriculum includes courses in biological sciences and engineering together with relevant laboratory programs, and a research project leading to a dissertation.

Eligibility and admission

Pass with 50% aggregate marks in B.Sc. with Biotechnology or Biology

Curriculum highlights

Semester I

  • Advanced Biological Chemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Cell Biology
  • Practical

Semester II

  • Genetic Engineering
  • Immunology
  • Principles of Bacteriology and Virology
  • Plant Biotechnology
  • Practical

Semester III

  • Animal Biotechnology
  • Bioprocess engineering &Fermentation Technology
  • Data Base Management and IPR in Biotechnology
  • Advanced Genetics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Practical

Semester IV

  • Genomics and Proteomics
  • Biochemical and biophysical techniques
  • Nano Biotechnology
  • Stem Cell Technology and Regenerative Medicines
  • Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Bio-entrepreneurship

The programme is spread across four semesters over a period of two years.

There is a great scope for a career in Biotechnology in India as well as abroad. Due to its multidisciplinary nature, Biotechnology offers employment opportunities in various fields like research, medicine, healthcare, animal husbandry, agriculture and environment industry.

Program Fee (Per Semester) Amount
Semester Fee 26000
Scholarship Category A 10400
Scholarship Category B 15600
Scholarship Category C 20800

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