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MSc Biotechnology

About The Course

M.Sc. Biotechnology or Master of Science in Biotechnology is a postgraduate Biotechnology course. Biotechnology is a field of applied biology that involves the use of living organisms and bioprocesses in engineering, technology, medicine and other fields requiring bioproducts. It aims to deliver high-quality courses with strong vocational elements and professional skills development embedded across the curriculum. It, also, aims at training manpower in the thrust areas of Biotechnology such as Molecular Biology, Genetic Engineering, Agricultural Biotechnology, Applied Microbiology, Bioinformatics and Bioprocess Technology. More clearly, Biotechnology is a field of applied biology that involves the use of living organisms and bioprocesses in engineering, technology, medicine and other fields requiring bioproducts. Biotechnology also utilizes these products for manufacturing purposes. The duration of M.Sc. (Biotechnology) is two years and the syllabus is divided into four semesters.

More Details About MSc Biotechnology

M.Sc. Biotechnology Eligibility
  • Aspiring students should have passed graduation with any of the Life Sciences subjects (Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry), B.Sc. Agricultural Sciences.
  • The students must have secured at least 55% marks in the qualifying examination from a recognized University or Institution.
  • Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination can also apply subject to their passing the examination before the admissions are finalized.
M.Sc. Biotechnology Course Suitability
  • Communication skills are the most crucial factor in this course. Therefore, Ahmedabad candidates having command over these can go for this course.
  • Second, those who have other talents like basic lab skills, equipment, manufacturing and production, care for research animals or plants and the greenhouse/growth chamber also are a good-suit for this course.
  • They should be able to understand the technical vocabulary of their positions and be able to understand the protocols their jobs require.
  • They should have the ability to work independently, the ability to use computers, certain skills of problem-solving, information technology skill, analyzing and interpreting skills.
How is M.Sc. Biotechnology Course Beneficial?
  • Biotechnologists can be employed in the areas of planning, production and management of bioprocessing industries.
  • Biotechnology is a rapidly growing field having a great scope in the future. The biotechnology careers can be found with pharmaceutical companies, food manufacturing and processing industries, public-funded laboratories, chemical, agriculture, environment control, waste management, energy, and allied industries.
  • Candidates can become a Research Associate which provides an interesting career that allows them to carry out experiments under the instruction of established Scientists.
  • The biotechnology work scope can be seen in various fields such as research, sales, marketing, administration, quality control, breeders, technical support, etc.
M.Sc. Biotechnology Employment Areas
  • Clinical Research Centres
  • Colleges & Universities
  • Medical Device Manufacturer
  • Pharma Marketing Companies 
M.Sc. Biotechnology Job Types
  • Analyst (Venture-Capitalist)
  • Business Development Manager
  • Engineer (Chemical, Electrical, Environmental and Industrial)
  • Environmental or Safety Specialist
  • Lab Technician
  • Marketing Manager
  • Medical Representative
  • Quality Control Officer
  • Research Associate
  • Research Scientist
  • Teacher
Advance Courses in M.Sc. Biotechnology
  • M.Phil. (Biotechnology)
  • Ph.D. (Biotechnology)

Book Admission for MSc Biotechnology

  • Booking is totally free and the seat is subject to availability




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