MSc in Biotechnology

The objective of the Master’s programme in Biotechnology is to enrich the students with knowledge of molecular mechanisms of cellular processes in living systems, including microbes, plants, and higher order organisms to applied aspects. The laboratory training in addition to theory is included to prepare the students for careers in the industry, agriculture, and applied research where biological system is increasingly employed.

Basics and current updates in the areas of Genetic Engineering, Molecular Biology, Immunology, Vaccine, Industrial Microbiology, Fermentation Technology, Animal Biotechnology are included to train the students and also sensitize them to the scope for research. The programme also addresses the increasing need for skilled scientific manpower with an understanding of research ethics involving animals and humans to contribute to application, advancement, and imparting the knowledge in the field of biotechnology globally.