Microbiology > M.Sc Microbiology
Undergraduate Programs
B.Sc Microbiology
Duration:2 years full time, four semesters
Intake:One intake per year, every year in the month of May/June
Entry Requirements:A pass in B.Sc. Degree in any life Science disciplines / B.Pharm/ Medical Genetics / Industrial Chemistry / Bioinformatics / Agriculture or B.E or MBBS. Viz Biochemistry, Microbiology, Botany, Zoology, Plant Science etc.,
Fees:Rs. 20000
  • Course Overview
    The PG programme focuses on the following key areas:
    Medical Bacteriology, Parasitology, Mycology and Virology
    Immunotechnolgy & Vaccines
    Diagnostic Microbiology
    Industrial, Food and Dairy Microbiology
    Fermentation Technology
    Recombinant DNA Technology
  • Course Breakup
    I Year:
    Students acquire knowledge on biochemistry oriented Microbial Physiology, Medical Bacteriology, Medical Mycology. Laboratory skills are encouraged with relevant practical foci in the core area.
    II Year:
    The third and fourth semesters focus on Medical Parasitology, Virology, Recombinant DNA technology, Food & Dairy Microbiology, Application oriented Biostatistics/ & Intellectual Property Rights. A complementary EDC paper on Diagnostic Microbiology remained imparted by the host department for the learners of other department.
    An Elective Mini and Major projects have been introduced during third and fourth semesters respectively for the encouragement of learners to enhance their research skills at the pilot level.
  • Career Opportunities
    Microbiology graduates are endorsed with a broad spectrum of opportunities at various levels:
    Academicians & Research Assistants,
    Waste and wastewater management,
    National Institute of Health & Tuberculosis
    Vector Institutes,
    Biosafety control boards
    Health Inspectors
    Diagnostic Laboratories
    Leather Industries
    Food and Dairy Industry
    Quality controllers,
    Pharmaceuticals & Vaccines
    Cosmetics and Toiletries,
    Oil industry and mining,
    Veterinary depts,
    Pollution control boards,
    Agricultural & Poultry depts.
    Academic Pathways
    Apart from placements a ratio of students can pursue their research programmes such as M.Phil, Ph.D and PDF to reach the pinnacle in their chosen area.

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