M.Sc.- Biotechnology

M.Sc.- Biotechnology

Master of Science programme in Biotechnology helps to deliver teaching and training, and is united with demanding practical training in the field of biotechnology using state-of-the art of molecular technologies. This programme will enable the students with practical skill-set, develop capacities and shape their career prospects in Research and development and Science education.

Program Objectives (PO):

The aim of this program is to provide a broad overview of biotechnology, and thus produce graduates with sufficient knowledge and expertise to apply them in basic biosciences research and teaching.
The program has following specific objectives:

  • PO1:To provide an intensive and in-depth knowledge to the students in diverse areas of basic biotechnology
  • PO2:To impart knowledge and skills necessary to generate recombinant DNA and genetically engineered organisms
  • PO3:To provide bioinformatics skills for biological sequence data mining
  • PO4:To train the students to take up wide variety of roles like researchers, scientists, and academicians
  • PO5:To provide the students hands on training for the technical review and literature search for designing research problems

Eligibility Criteria

Candidate must have passed Graduation in Life Science (Zoology, Botany, Environmental Science, Biochemistry) or equivalent from any recognised University or AICTE recognised Institute/College with minimum aggregate marks of 45% or CGPA of 5.0 for GEN/OBC and 40% marks or CGPA of 4.5 for SC/ST Category.

M.Sc.- Biotech

Duration (in year) 1 2
1. Tuition Fee Rs. 60,000/- Rs. 60,000/-
2. Examination Fee Rs. 7,500/- Rs. 7,500/-
3. Other Fees (Registration, Library, etc.) Rs. 9,000/- Rs. 9,000/-
Development Fund Rs. 7,500/- Rs. 7,500/-
Course Fee Rs. 84,000/- Rs. 84,000/-
Caution Money Rs. 5,000/- -
Total Fee Rs. 89,000/- Rs. 84,000/-
Hostel Fees
(Fees + Caution Money)
Rs. 75000/- + Rs. 5000/- = Rs. 80000/-
Transportation Cost = Rs. 24,000/-

Program Learning Outcomes (PLO):

  • PLO1: Technical Knowledge: Substantial multidisciplinary knowledge about mathematics, basic sciences, related to specialization for solving various complex scientific problems.
  • PLO2: Development of critical analytical approach in identifying, understanding various problem in the present world, that can be solved with the help of basic scientific knowledge and its applications.
  • PLO3: Ability to contribute towards innovative thinking, scientific approach, and trouble-shooting skills for various problems by utilizing scientific knowledge in accordance with health- environment safety, cultural and social aspects.
  • PLO4: Can independently carry out a complete scientific work process, including the theoretical background, hypotheses generation, collecting and analyzing data as along with the interpretation of results and their presentation
  • PLO5: Critically evaluate appropriate tools and techniques as well as high competency and multidisciplinary experience for obtaining accurate results within limited resources
  • PLO6: Understands the role of biotechnology in society, health related issues, environmental concerns and cultural problems through scientific interventions.
  • PLO7: Assessment of impact specifically on environment and society due to proposed innovation-based solutions and for obtaining sustainable development.
  • PLO8: Should be familiar with the research & professional ethics as well as responsibility taking capability for standard practices.
  • PLO9: has the ability to successfully carry out advanced tasks and projects, both independently and in collaboration with others, and also across disciplines.
  • PLO10: Empower learner’s multiple competencies and adding quality dimension to learner’s knowledge for proper documentation, effective report writing and presentations.
  • PLO11: Inculcate managerial skills specifically finance management, team building capacity, individual approach along with existing scientific multidisciplinary knowledge for handling projects and better-quality outcomes
  • PLO12: Aware of recent scientific updates and advanced technologies for quality work and to fulfill the need of the hour throughout life.

Program Specific Outcome (PSO):

The aim of this program is to prepare students to take up a career in biotechnology industry or research. The course curriculum is designed to strengthen the fundamentals in basic subjects and provide hands on practice in all the disciplines of biotechnology.

  • PSO1: Fundamental multidisciplinary knowledge will enable students to design, conduct experiment, analyze and interpret data for investigating problems in Biotechnology and allied fields.
  • PSO2: Capability to understand the potentials, and impact of biotechnological innovations on environment and their implementation for finding sustainable solution to issues pertaining to environment, health sector, society etc.
  • PSO3: This course will develop effective communication, managerial and other skills in students to carry out advanced projects and collaborations even across the disciplines.
  • PSO4: Help to evolve with recent innovations and scientific updates in the technological era in accordance with best scientific temperament, professional and research ethics throughout life.

Placed Student Details

Aditi Singh
M.Sc(BioTech) - Patanjali Ayurved

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Opportunities For M.Sc.- Biotech

    After successfully completing M.Sc. students have following opportunities:
  • To pursue their PhD degrees in Biotechnology or related fields
  • Work as Sr. Regulatory Affairs Associate.
  • Pursue career in Higher Studies like Ph.D, M.Tech. and teaching.
  • Associate Engineer, Quality Controller and Regional Manager.
Education Career Job Career
  • Ph.D
  • M.Tech
  • BEd
  • MBA
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  • Scientific assistant
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