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Master of Science

Master of Science


M. Sc. (Biotechnology) 40 seats
M. Sc. (Biochemistry) 25 seats
M. Sc. (Microbiology) 25 seats

A student seeking admission to any of the mentioned Programmes must fulfill the following criteria:

The candidates should have Bachelors degree under 10+2+3/4/5, pattern of education in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Life Sciences, Environmental Sciences, Biotechnology, Agricultural, Veterinary, Fishery & Dairy Sciences, Pharmacy, Medicine (MBBS), BDS, Bioinformatics, Genetics, Medical Laboratory Science, BHMS, BAMS, B. Tech./B.E. Bioscience, Physiotherapy and Bio-medical Engineering with at least 50% marks as aggregate of all the semester / years.

Candidates who have appeared for the final semester of qualifying examination can also apply. In such case, the candidates are required to submit the results as soon as the results are available either by fax or by email (scanned image).

During the counseling, if the applicant has passed the qualifying examination from the University other than Nirma University, he/she will be required to obtain Eligibility Certificate from Nirma University. The arrangement for obtaining the same will be made on the spot on payment of Rs.1000/- at the time of admission.

The application processing fee: Rs. 1250/- (Rupees One Thousand Two Hundred & Fifty only), is required to be paid along with the submission of filled-in Application form. The application processing fees is to be paid Online at the time of filing the form. The application processing fee is non-refundable.


  1. All the Marksheets of B.Sc. or other qualifying Bachelor’s degree. (scanned copies of all the marksheets of years /semesters to be uploaded as a single pdf document )
  2. S.S.C. Marksheet.
  3. H.S.C. Marksheet
  4. School Leaving Certificate (SLC)
  5. Passport size photograph (.jpg file)
  6. Graduation Degree Certificate
  7. Aadhar Card

Original documents should be produced at the time of counseling.

Admission will be granted purely based on merit obtained in the Entrance Test to be conducted by the Nirma University. Appearance in the Entrance Examination does not guarantee candidates for admission in the courses. The test will be based on the undergraduate syllabus of Life Sciences and Chemistry. There will be 100 objective type questions of 100 marks. The duration of the test is 1 and ½ hours. There will be no negative marking.

In case of equal score in the entrance test, the aggregate marks of the qualifying examination will be considered for determining the merit. In case of “Result Awaited” category, aggregate marks of all the previous years / semesters will be taken into consideration for determining the rank.

Academic Regulations and other details for M. Sc. Programme is available on the

The Tuition Fees for
MSc Biotechnology Rs 2,00,000/- per annum
MSc Biochemistry Rs 2,00,000/- per annum
MSc Microbiology Rs 2,00,000/- per annum
Other Charges/Deposits Applicable to all programmes
Initial Post Graduation Registration Rs 1000/- (One time)
University Examination Fees Rs 11,000/- per annum
Refundable Security Rs 10,000/- (One time)

Admission Coordinator

Institute of Science, Nirma University
Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway
Ahmedabad – 382 481, Gujarat – INDIA

Tel: 02717-241900/01/02/03/04; 079-71652000 /71652756 / 71652757

Fax: 02717-241916

Admission Helpline Number:- +918447905955