M.Sc. Biotechnology

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Introduction:

To meet the challenges of 21 century, the stream of Biotechnology provides career opportunities for students. Those specializing in various sub-disciplines of this field can easily find jobs in different fields as it is born out of fusion between science and technology. Biotechnology comprises of Microbiology, Biochemistry, Genetic Engineering and Bio-Informatics and is aimed at employing micro organisms, Chemoplants and animal cells to manufacture useful products for human welfare. Biotechnology has tremendous applications in industries such as Textile Industries, Environmental Cleanup Operations, House Hold Industries, Food Processing, Forensics, Bioprocess, Agriculture, Pharmaceutical and Chemical Industries.

Eligibility:

B.Sc Microbiology/ Bio-chemistry/ Genetics/ CBZ/ Biotech or equivalent with minimum 50% marks. Admission on the basis of merit of qualifying examination and as per H.N.B. Garhwal University norms.

Affiliation:

HNB Garhwal University (A Central University), Srinagar

Seats Available:

20

Course Duration:

2 years