M.Sc Biotechnology
Course Duration
2 Years - 4 Semesters
Eligibility
  1. B.Sc., degree of Bangalore University or any other University equivalent thereto with any Life Science subject securing 50% marks in aggregate of all optional subjects.
  2. Students who have passed B.Sc., Biotechnology! B.Sc., Biotechnology (integrated) Securing 50% marks in the aggregate.
  3. Students who have passed B.Sc., Honours in Biotechnology, Microbiology, Botany, Zoology or Biology are also eligible with 50% marks in aggregate of all the optional.
  4. The following Graduates are also eligible (In absence of 1, 2 and 3 above) with 50% marks in aggregate
    • Bachelor in Agricultural Science
    • Bachelor in Dairy Sciences
    • Bachelor in Horticulture
    • Bachelor in Forestry
    • Bachelor in Fisheries
    • Bachelor in Pharmacy
    • Bachelor in Engineering (Bio-Technology)
    • Bachelor in Medicine / Dental
    • Bachelor in Agricultural Engineering
Semester Wise Syllabus

I SEMESTER

Theory
  • Cell Biology
  • Molecular Genetics
  • General Microbiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biostatistics
Practical
  • Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics
  • General Microbiology and Biochemistry

II SEMESTER

Theory
  • Enzymology and Biochemical techniques
  • Immunology and Immunotechnology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Bioinformatics
Practical
  • Enzymology and Immunology
  • Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics and Environmental Biotechnology

III SEMESTER

Theory
  • Plant and Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Animal Biotechnology
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Open Elective : Applied Biotechnology
Practical
  • Plant, Agricultural and Animal Biotechnology
  • Genetic Engineering and Bioinformatics
  • Industrial and Institutional Visit

IV SEMESTER

Theory
  • Bioprocess Engineering
  • Medical Biotechnology
  • Genomics and Proteomics
Practical
  • Bioprocess Engineering, Medical Biotechnology
  • Project Work / Dissertation
  • Project Viva