Master of Science in Biotechnology, New Specialization

Master of Science in Biotechnology, New Specialization

  • Program Code

  • Level

    Post Graduate

  • Duration

    2 Years

About the Programme


The Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Biotechnology is a post-graduate program designed to provide advanced knowledge and skills in the application of biological and technological principles to address complex challenges in healthcare, agriculture, environmental sustainability, and industrial processes. Typically spanning 2 years, the program offers a rigorous curriculum that includes advanced coursework in molecular biology, genetic engineering, bioprocessing, bioinformatics, and biotechnology ethics, along with extensive laboratory training and independent research projects. Students develop expertise in cutting-edge biotechnological techniques and gain critical problem-solving, analytical, and research skills, preparing them for leadership roles in research and development, academia, industry, and regulatory affairs, or for pursuing doctoral studies in specialized areas of biotechnology.

Course Fee
Fee Per Semester Fee Per Year
Eligibility Criteria
  • A Bachelor's degree in a relevant field, such as Biotechnology, Botany, Zoology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Genetics, or a related discipline with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in their undergraduate degree. A 5% relaxation for reserved category.
  • Centurion University Entrance Exam (CUEE) Score.
Career path you can choose after the course
After the completion of the Master’s program, the students can pursue careers in various fields:
  • Research and Development: Biotechnology Research Scientist, Clinical Research Scientist, Agricultural Biotechnologist, Research Fellow.
  • Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals: Biopharmaceutical Scientist, Regulatory Affairs Specialist, Quality Control Analyst.
  • Industrial Biotechnology: Industrial Biotechnologist, Bioprocess Engineer, R&D Analyst.
  • Other areas, including Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, Biotechnology Consultant, Intellectual Property Analyst, Entrepreneur, and Academia and Education.

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