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Master of Science (MSc)Biotechnology
Intake / Seats
Mode of Admission
Admissions are through the Combined Entrance Examination
About the Course
Students admitted to the programme are eligible for the award of M.Sc. degree in Biotechnology on successful completion of the course.
M.Sc. Biotechnology program is supported by Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India and is run in the Department of Biochemistry, Lucknow University. This is a 4-semester course with 8 weeks summer training. The course content, in brief, include: Biomolecules and Biopolymers; Biophysical Chemistry and Techniques; Biostatistics and Computer Applications; Enzymology; laboratory Course I; Molecular Cell Biology; Microbiology and Metabolic Processes; Molecular Biology I; Immunology; Student Seminar; Laboratory Course II; Molecular Biology II; Principles of Genetic Engineering; Microbial Technology and Bioprocess Engineering; Enzyme and Food Technology; Students Seminar; Laboratory Course III; Plant Biotechnology and Tissue Culture; Animal Biotechnology and Cell Culture; Project work; Two months summer training (Entrepreneurship). The method of teaching include the combination of lectures and practical / demonstration by the faculty and guest speakers, seminars, audio-visual presentation, etc.
The Department of Biochemistry is well recognized all over the country for its standard of teaching and research. The department runs M.Sc., M.Phil, Ph.D. and D.Sc. degree programs. The M.Sc. Students of this department have always excelled in the competitive examinations held for the award of Research fellowships at national level-UGC-CSIR NET, GATE, etc.
The Department is collaborating in research activities with the other departments of the University as well as with national organizations, such as Central Drug Research Institute, Industrial Toxicology Research Centre, National Botanical Research Institute, Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, King George Medical University, Lucknow.
The Department has earned recognition in the form of financial support from Rockefeller Foundation, UNESCO, PL480, UGC under special Assistance and COSIST Programs and DST-FIST.
The major research areas of the department include
(2) Enzyme Engineering
(3) Membrane Technology
(4) Clinical Biochemistry
Admission / Hostel Fee
Rs.14,150/- per semester which Include: Tuition fee, Games fee, Student union fee, Delegacy fee, Poor boys fund fee, Examination fee, Development fee, Cultural fee, Practical fee, Library fee and Special Course Fee. Caution money of Rs.5000/- which is refundable and to be paid once. Limited hostel facility is available. Separate hostel fee will be charged, if allotted.
Fee details presented here are indicative and are subject to change. Students are advised to check with the authorities concerned for the latest information.
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