M.Sc. BiotechnologyIIJT- Indian Institute of Job Oriented Training
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Entry Requirement BSc degree with 50% aggregate marks in all the three optional subjects and should have chemistry /biochemistry compulsorily along with at least one of the following optional subjects microbiology / botany /biotechnology / zoology / envioronmental science / applied zoology / applied botany / genetics / lifescience / biochemistry / diary science / agricultural science /horticultu
Biotechnology is the product of interaction between the science of biology and technology. This relationship between science and technology has been observed to have its major impact on human welfare, and thus it is believed that biotechnology in future may become a major force for human existence.
It is also a conglomeration of various combined technologies applied to living cells for production of a particular product or enhancing its quality according to our preferences. Its application varies from agriculture to industry -- food, pharmaceutical, chemical, bio-products, textiles, medicine, nutrition, environmental conservation, animal sciences etc., arguably making it one of the fastest growing fields.
The post graduate course lays emphasis on practical laboratory training with industrial course forming part of the course . Some of the subjects covered during the course of the study are genetic engineering , molecular biology, biochemistry, biomolecules, microbiology, plant biotechnology, animal biotechnology , envioronmental biotechnology ,cell biology and genetics , immunology , bioinformatics and computer applications .
The students are assessed based on their practical laboratory work and term end examination
Successful candidates can look forward in joining research institutions , agricultural research institute , biotechnology companies , pharmaceutical companies , clinical research organization ,food processing companies etc .