Duration of the programme: 5 Years
Number of Seats: 45
Specializations: Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology
Eligibility: Class XII Biology, Physics, Chemistry
The programme aims to impart a sound understanding of the basics in life sciences, an aptitude for research and ability to undertake diverse and challenging career opportunities in industry and academia.
To provide quality education in life sciences at an early stage to inculcate interest in innovation, scientific and industrial research.
To encourage professional development in the chosen area of life sciences through in-depth knowledge, hands-on training and prepare them for advanced research career.
A student will have to gain a minimum of 240 credits for the fulfillment of the Integrated MSc programme in Life Sciences. The duration of the programme will be 5 years divided into 10 semesters.
The student will obtain the specialization in any one of the areas (Microbiology, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Computational Biology) through project work and research.
The structure of the programme is as follows:
Foundation Courses (12 credits)
Core Compulsory Courses (8 credits)
Core Electives (2 credits)
General Electives (2 credits)
Admission to the programme is based on merit only.