M.Sc. (Microbiology)

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Our Master of Science programme  is a versatile degree that provides students with the optimal balance between a defined sequence of study and flexible course options.

Our unique programme will give you an understanding of the basis of immune recognition and vaccine design – infectious diseases and methods of control – microbial biotechnology, and – parasitology. You will also develop an understanding of the importance of microbiology in environmental, agricultural and industrial settings.Microbiology is a discipline of enormous importance and research in this discipline has been revolutionized by new and exciting technologies such as proteomics, genomics, bioinformatics and genetic engineering.

Program Code best BRT  MSCMB
Duration Min. Duration 2 Years
Max. Duration 4 Years
Eligibility Criteria Graduate in related fields

Tuition Fees per annum 24,000/-

Applicable 2013 onwards (for earlier batches please refer to Older Syllabus)

YEAR I

Course Code

Course Title

Theory / Practical

Continuous Assessment (Internals)

Credits

BIO16102

Cell Biology

70

30

3

MBL16108

Microbiology

70

30

3

MBL16109

Immunology

70

30

3

MBL16112

Bacteriology

70

30

4

MBL16113

Mycology

70

30

4

MBL16114

Virology

70

30

4

MBL16111

Molecular Biology

70

30

3

BIO16102P

Cell Biology (P)

35

15

2

MBL16109P

Immunology (P)

35

15

2

BML16112P

Bacteriology (P)

35

15

2

MBL16111P

Molecular Biology (P)

35

15

2

 

Total

900

32

 

YEAR II

Course Code

Course Title

Theory / Practical

Continuous Assessment (Internals)

Credits

BOX16202

Bioinformatics and Biostatistics

70

30

4

MBL16209

Medical Microbiology

70

30

3

MBL16210

Fermentation Technology

70

30

4

MBL16211

Food and Dairy Microbiology

70

30

4

MBL16212

Environmental Microbiology

70

30

3

BOX16202P

Bioinformatics and Biostatistics (P)

35

15

4

MBL16209P

Medical Microbiology (P)

35

15

2

MBL16210P

Fermentation Technology (P)

35

15

2

DSR16201

Research Project/ Dissertation

200

4

 

Total

850

30

Our M.Sc. in Microbiology degree is one of the most versatile degrees you can obtain because of the fundamental nature of the discipline, and also because it can be combined with so many other sciences, leading to powerful and sought-after skills.

After the completion of our programme, you will find a challenging career in medical, public health and environmental microbiology. Exciting career possibilities exist as research work is strongly gaining importance in laboratories in universities, biotechnology companies and agricultural, medical and veterinary institutes.

Common job profiles of students after completing M.Sc. in Microbiology include:

Research Microbiologists , Industrial Microbiologists, Clinical Microbiologists, Environment Microbiologists, Academic Faculty Positions.