MS (Biotechnology)

The MS Biotechnology program of department of Biosciences is developed to provide students with strong theoretical knowledge and cutting edge skills of modern medical, pharmaceutical and agriculture sciences and technology. This program will provide skills of solving complex problems in biotechnology research and development. The plan of study will provide awareness and knowledge of social, ethical and professional values relevant to Biotechnology.

Duration:

  • 2 years

Semesters:

  • 4 Semesters

Eligibility:

  • 16 years relevant qualification like BS (4 years) or M.Sc. in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Bioinformatics, Genetics, other related subjects or medical graduates (MBBS/DVM/BDS) or Pharm D
  • At least 2.0 CGPA or equivalent + NTS / MAJU Test + Interview

Degree Requirements:

  • Minimum CGPA of 2.5 out of 4.0 CGPA in the coursework to be eligible for MS (Biotechnology) degree

Supervise Under

Semester - I

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursPre-Requisite
BT5010Research Methods In Biotechnology3-
BT5020Advances in Cell and Molecular Biology2+1-
XXXXXElective - I3-
Total Semester Credit Hours9

Semester - II

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursPre-Requisite
XXXXXXElective-II3
XXXXXXElective-III3-
XXXXXXElective-IV3-
Total Semester Credit Hours9

Semester - III

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursPre-Requisite
XXXXXXElective-V3-
BT6010Research Thesis - I3-
Total Semester Credit Hours6

Semester - IV

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursPre-Requisite
XXXXXXElective-VI3-
BT6020Research Thesis-II3-
Total Semester Credit Hours6
Program Total Credit Hours: 30

Specialization Elective Courses

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Hours
BT5020Advances in DNA Recombinant Technology3
BT5040Advances in Genomics3
BT5050Advances in Bioinformatics3
BT5070Biostatistics3
BT6080Techniques in Molecular Biology3
BT6040Techniques in Protein Chemistry3
BT6050Microbial Biotechnology3
BT6060Cancer Biology3
BT6070Advances in Health Biotechnology3
BT6080Biophysics3
BT6090Protein Engineering and Enzyme Technology3
BT6011Metabolic Engineering and Biofuels3
BT6012Advances in Protein Chemistry3
BT6013Recent Trends in Molecular Diagnostics3
BT6014Biochemical Pharmacology3
BT6015Advances in Plant Tissue Culture3
BT6016Advances in Proteomics3
BT6017Synthetic Biology3

General Elective Courses

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Hours
XXXXXXEnterpreneurship3
XXXXXXProject Management3
XXXXXXMarketing3
XXXXXXPsychology3
XXXXXXSociology3
XXXXXXEconomics3
XXXXXXFinance3
+ Introduction

The MS Biotechnology program of department of Biosciences is developed to provide students with strong theoretical knowledge and cutting edge skills of modern medical, pharmaceutical and agriculture sciences and technology. This program will provide skills of solving complex problems in biotechnology research and development. The plan of study will provide awareness and knowledge of social, ethical and professional values relevant to Biotechnology.

+ Program Summary

Duration:

  • 2 years

Semesters:

  • 4 Semesters

Eligibility:

  • 16 years relevant qualification like BS (4 years) or M.Sc. in Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Bioinformatics, Genetics, other related subjects or medical graduates (MBBS/DVM/BDS) or Pharm D
  • At least 2.0 CGPA or equivalent + NTS / MAJU Test + Interview

Degree Requirements:

  • Minimum CGPA of 2.5 out of 4.0 CGPA in the coursework to be eligible for MS (Biotechnology) degree

Supervise Under

+ Plan Of Study

Semester - I

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursPre-Requisite
BT5010Research Methods In Biotechnology3-
BT5020Advances in Cell and Molecular Biology2+1-
XXXXXElective - I3-
Total Semester Credit Hours9

Semester - II

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursPre-Requisite
XXXXXXElective-II3
XXXXXXElective-III3-
XXXXXXElective-IV3-
Total Semester Credit Hours9

Semester - III

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursPre-Requisite
XXXXXXElective-V3-
BT6010Research Thesis - I3-
Total Semester Credit Hours6

Semester - IV

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit HoursPre-Requisite
XXXXXXElective-VI3-
BT6020Research Thesis-II3-
Total Semester Credit Hours6
Program Total Credit Hours: 30

Specialization Elective Courses

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Hours
BT5020Advances in DNA Recombinant Technology3
BT5040Advances in Genomics3
BT5050Advances in Bioinformatics3
BT5070Biostatistics3
BT6080Techniques in Molecular Biology3
BT6040Techniques in Protein Chemistry3
BT6050Microbial Biotechnology3
BT6060Cancer Biology3
BT6070Advances in Health Biotechnology3
BT6080Biophysics3
BT6090Protein Engineering and Enzyme Technology3
BT6011Metabolic Engineering and Biofuels3
BT6012Advances in Protein Chemistry3
BT6013Recent Trends in Molecular Diagnostics3
BT6014Biochemical Pharmacology3
BT6015Advances in Plant Tissue Culture3
BT6016Advances in Proteomics3
BT6017Synthetic Biology3

General Elective Courses

Course CodeCourse TitleCredit Hours
XXXXXXEnterpreneurship3
XXXXXXProject Management3
XXXXXXMarketing3
XXXXXXPsychology3
XXXXXXSociology3
XXXXXXEconomics3
XXXXXXFinance3