- M.Sc in Biotechnology is a postgraduate course in Biotechnology. Biotechnology deals with bioprocesses in engineering, medicine, technology, and other fields that need bioproducts. It is done through the use of living organisms. This field of applied biology of bio technologycolleges in Kolkata intends to provide superior courses having strong professional skill elements to the candidates pursuing the course. On successful completion of M.Sc Biotechnology, candidates are recruited in the Medical Biotechnology and Agricultural Biotechnology fields. These have become quite popular and important domains in India currently. Medical Biotechnology generates about 70% of the total revenue generated by the biotechnology sector. They are ready to begin as Contract Research Organisations or CROs and function for the transnational corporations. M.Sc Biotechnology graduates have many opportunities in the field of science, Research, and Technology. Students have many opportunities in different areas and sectors like Research Scientist, Research Associate, Research Assistant, Research Officer, Lecturer, MPhil in Biotechnology, PhD in Biotechnology, MBA in Health or Consultancy etc. M.Sc Biotechnology degree is a popular and renowned natural science post graduate course recognized throughout the world. The two year M.Sc Biotechnology course is structured to prepare students for a career in research and development. The M.Sc Biotechnology course curriculum consists of theoretical concepts, practical experiments, skill building programs and certification courses that create a balance between academics and practical exposure. Multiple assistant, internship, projects, and other career opportunities are available in different public, private and government sector department, businesses and companies after successful completion of the M.Sc Biotechnology course.
- The applicant must have passes/appeared/ due-to in current academic year at the Higher Secondary Examination in the general or vocational stream of the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent examination from a recognized board/ University, from science stream with English as one of the subjects . The admission of the candidate would be as per the norms and guidance of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal (Formerly known as West Bengal University of Technology).
Eligibility & Intake :-
Graduation in Microbiology/ Biotechnology/ Molecularbiology/ Genetics/ Zoology/ Botany/ Physiology/ Biochemistry/ Physics/ Chemistry from a recognized university.
Duration - 2 years
Intake - 30