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M.Sc in Biotechnology

 

Master of Science in Biotechnology - Course Overview

The MSc Biotechnology degree programme aims to impart knowledge of how to turn scientific discoveries into commercial products using a combination of research skills and business knowledge. The Master of Science in Biotechnology course at Swarrnim Science College is jointly developed by the experienced academicians of Biology, Medicine and Health and Alliance along with the experts working in the same domain in the industry. This master's course will also show students how discoveries can translate into a business plan for start-up technologies or innovative processes for commercial applications. The topics covered in the curriculum include intellectual property and advanced biotechnology subjects like Molecular Biology, Microbial Genetics, Cell Biology, Bioinstrumentation, Bioprocess & Biochemical Engineering, etc. The programme incorporates a combination of research skills and business knowledge to ensure that our students are well-equipped for career opportunities in the global biotechnology field. Courses comprise both theoretical knowledge and practical application of theory from experimental design to bioinformatics and statistical analysis of raw data and interpretation of results. The curriculum provides a cross-platform approach that enables students to acquire a unique and individualised expertise that appeal to a wide span of employers.

Award

M.Sc. Biotechnology

Duration

2 years (4 semester) fulltime course

Prerequisite

B.Sc. in Any Life science courese

Fees

As per FRC rules and regulations

 

course structure

First Year (Semester -1)

Sr. No.

Subject Name

Credit

1

Molecular Biology

6

2

Bioinstrumentation

6

3

Cell Biology

6

4

Phytoresource Utilization & Conservation

6

5

INTRODUCTION TO ENTREPRENEUSHIP

2.5

First Year (Semester -2)

Sr. No.

Subject Name

Credit

1

Bioprocess & Biochemical Engineering

6

2

Microbial Genetics

6

3

Fundamentals of Immunology

6

4

Microtechniques

6

5

Preparing Wider Horizon for Entrepreneurship

2.5

First Year (Semester -3)

Sr. No.

Subject Name

Credit

1

Microbial Biotechnology

8

2

Enzymology

8

3

r-DNA technology

8

4

Minor Project/Industrial training

10

5

ENTREPRENEURIAL MOTIVATION

2.5

First Year (Semester -4)

Sr. No.

Subject Name

Credit

1

Plant Biotechnology

8

2

Environmental Biotechnology

8

3

Dissertation

12

4

PROJECT FEASIBILITY & MARKETING SKILLS

2.5

 

Key feature

By option for post-graduation in biotechnology at Swarrnim Startup and Innovation University, students gain insights on tools used to analyse a variety of biological samples for life science research, as well as for health care applications within diagnostics and drug development. The student will be provided with in-depth knowledge about scientific methodologies used for comprehensive analyses of biotechnological systems, and their applications. The programme offers extensive biotechnology training to tackle global needs in the area of life sciences thus enabling students to prepare for careers both in India and internationally.

Career Outcome

The Master of Science in Biotechnology course helps students to develop a creative attitude to the development and manufacture of biotechnology products. As well as subject-specific knowledge, students at Swarrnim also gain a critical awareness of the advances at the forefront of biotechnology. By exploring these biological systems, you'll learn to develop the technology, tools and products used in research, industry and agriculture. Potential career destinations include Pharmaceutical, Agricultural, Environmental and Biotechnology industries and consultancies, as well as Biomedical and Intellectual property rights agencies. It is also a fine pathway to a research degree. At Swarrnim, there is always a door opens for a startup. Students who don’t wish to join the industry can work upon their startup ideas with the assistance of Swarrnim Incubation Center.

Why Study at Swarrnim?

Swarrnim College of Sciences has Ultra-Modern Labs. The teaching is complimented by advanced labs that provide a world-class learning experience. The teaching is further assisted by the latest researches done by faculties. Students at Swarrnim also get chance to work upon live projects to gain more practical exposure. Apart from this, workshop and seminars are a regular feature of the university. During the lockdown period only, we have conducted more than 100+ webinars to facilitate learning. The course is also augmented by iSmart classes. Swarrnim University has a team dedicated to enhancing student employment outcomes. Our placement cell develops relationships with companies to provide employment opportunities to students of Master of Science in Biotechnology course.

Eligibility

B.Sc. in Any Life science course

Duration

2 Years

How to Apply?

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