M.Sc. in Microbiology is a two-year postgraduate programme in microbiology segregated into four semesters. This discipline combines both biology and chemistry for the investigation of the living systems and aims to discover their relationship with the environment.
The curriculum covers the study of microorganisms and the effect that they have on human species. During the duration of this programme the students will get extensive insights into the various characteristics application and management of Microbes. Microbes such as bacteria viruses fungi algae play an essential role in bioremediation of toxic pollutants microbial waste management water treatment plants and for agriculture along with making other contributions in fields like food pharmaceuticals brewery and in other commercial processes like oil recovery and biogas production.
This programme includes core microbiology and interdisciplinary subjects together along with laboratory programs and a research project leading to a dissertation. A multidisciplinary approach is the core essence of the programme achieved through open electives.
This course is for individuals who…
Foresee their future in developing and designing innovative techniques and methods. The students with the ability to examine and exhaustively study plants animals and real-world materials are a natural fit for this programme. A knack for biology and comfort studying mathematics physics and chemistry is precisely what this programme looks for in a candidate.
Students who are looking for…
Studying the process of microbiology virology bacteriology biological metabolisms immunology molecular biology biochemistry genetics etc. are ideal for this program. Anyone looking to explore the application of biological components and other pathogenic mechanisms which are essential for developing diagnostics and treatments should opt for this program.
Career path you can choose after the course
- Microbiology Lecturer
- Microbiology Demonstrator
- Microbiology Lab Technician
- Quality Control Executive
- Research Officer
Admissions in all courses which are offered by the University will be done As per Merit basis based on marks of qualifying examination, who are eligible (fulfill the eligibility as per criterion) and shall be done strictly according to it. The admission procedure will be completed before the commencement of the academic session or the last date of the admission decided by the Academic Council.
The candidates who are appearing in the respective qualifying examination prescribed for eligibility for admission to a particular program of study are considered eligible for appearing in the entrance examination. However, in the event of their selection they are granted admission subject to their securing the prescribed percentage of marks in the qualifying examination and submission of all documents including final mark sheet of the qualifying examination. The SC/ST. and Physically Challenged (Handicapped) candidates who have passed the qualifying examination irrespective of their percentage of marks are eligible to appear in the Entrance Examination.
Serum Institute of India.
Panacea Biotec Limited.
Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Limited.
GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Limited.
Bharat Serums and Vaccines Limited.