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Pune University MSc Biotechnology

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University of Pune - Master of Science (MSc) - Biotechnology

Course Title

MSc Biotechnology

Course Duration

2 years

Intake / Seats

20 seats

Eligibility Criteria / Entry Requirements

Bachelor of Science (BSc)

Course Pattern

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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.

The main thrust areas of the Centre are quantitative aspects in Biology with core courses in Biological Chemistry, (including Biochemical and Biophysical methods), Cell Biology, Computer Programming, Biomathematics and Statistics, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Immunology, Microbiology, Virology and Bioinformatics which are offered in the first two semesters. In the later two semesters, more specialized and advanced courses, namely, Genetic Engineering, Tissue Culture (Animal & Plant), Molecular Biophysics, Membrane Biophysics & Bioenergetics, Biochemical Engineering, Plant Biotechnology, Chemical Synthesis and Screening, Immunotechnology and seminar are offered. Some of these courses are optional. The students are also offered a research project/scientific review in the last semester. In all, students need to complete hundred credits during four semesters (credit system).

The department has well-equipped and established research laboratories and various faculty members pursue research in the areas of Molecular Biology, Genetic Engineering, Tissue Culture, Membrane Biophysics and Bioenergetics, Molecular Biophysics, Proteomics and Plant Biotechnology.

The department has active interaction for both teaching and research with various departments in the University of Pune, and a number of neighbouring institutes, namely, National Chemical Laboratory, National Institute of Virology, National Centre for Cell Science, National AIDS Research Institute and Agharkar Research Institute.

Information about the courses provided here is partial and should not be treated as comprehensive. i.e The institution would be offering other course than those mentioned here. Students are advised to check with the intitution for the latest information in regard to the course.

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Annual fee for students from Maharashtra State

Annual fee for students from other States

Hostel fee (per semester (2 seater))

Hostel fee (per semester (3 seater))

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Deposit for one time food
450 (for two-time food per Rs. 800/-. Charge per meal – Rs. 13.50/-. (This charge is changeable).)

Fee details shown here are indicative and might have chaged. Please contact the institution for the latest fee details.

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