MASTERS OF PHILOSOPHY BIOTECHNOLOGY

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Typology MPhil
Methodology Online
Duration 1 Year
Online campus Yes
  • MPhil
  • Online
  • Duration:
    1 Year
  • Online campus
Description

The Master of Philosophy (M Phil) is designed to produce skilled professionals for teaching positions in universities, colleges and training institutions. This 18-month long programme also aims to produce managers and consultants for business houses, government, research institutions and other organisations.
To strive towards this end, our mission is to provide every individual with a conducive environment to enable him/her to achieve the career goals before them with a strong emphasis on personality development, and to offer quality education fostering a strong foundation in applied sciences and mathematics without compromising on the quality and code of ethics.

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Frequent Asked Questions

· What are the objectives of this course?

To provide an advanced understanding of Mathematics, English, Physics and Chemistry. To train the students in chronological survey research activities in the field of interest and thereby induce in them the passion for research and development. To provide project training extending into advanced research and hence enabling them to emerge as competent scientists competing at the international level. The selection procedure emphasises academic achievement of the applicant as well as his/her potential for becoming an able management and research specialist. Consequently, a multi-factor selection model incorporating scholastic achievements, work experience, and performance in group discussion/seminar, entrance test and personal interview is used for selecting participants.

· Who is it intended for?

Any student who has passed Masters Degree in a particular subject can pursue M Phil course in the respective subject.

· Requirements

1. ADHAR CARD / PAN CARD 2. EDUCATIONAL DOCUMENTS 3. PASS PORT SIZE PHOTO

· Qualification

P. G in relevant subject

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What you'll learn on the course

Management
Statistics in Research
Measure of Central tendency
Importance and Meaning of research
Research design
Review of Literature
Sampling theory
Important Non
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Marketing for information Professional

Teachers and trainers (1)

SNEHA SHARMA
SNEHA SHARMA
COUNSELOR

Course programme

PAPER I RESEARCH METHODOLOGY THEORY AND TECHNIQUES UNIT - I Research: Definition, Importance and Meaning of research, Characteristics of research, Types of Research, Steps in research, Identification, Selection and formulation of research problem, Research questions – Research design – Formulation of Hypo Dissertation, Review of Literature. UNIT – II Sampling techniques: Sampling theory, types of sampling – Steps in sampling – Sampling and Non-sampling error – Sample size – Advantages and limitations of sampling. Collection of Data: Primary Data – Meaning – Data Collection methods – Secondary data – Meaning – Relevances, limitations and cautions. UNIT – III Statistics in Research – Measure of Central tendency, Dispersion, Skewness and Kurtosis in research, Hypo Dissertation, Fundamentals of Hypo Dissertation testing, Standard Error, Point and Interval estimates, Important Non-Parametric tests: Sign, Run, Kruskal, Wallis tests and Mann, Whitney test. UNIT – IV Para metric tests: Testing of significance, mean, Proportion, Variance and Correlation, testing for Significance of difference between means, proportions, variances and correlation co-efficient. Chi-square tests, ANOVA, One-way and Two-way. UNIT– V Research Report: Types of reports, contents, styles of reporting, Steps in drafting reports, editing the final draft, evaluating the final draft. Reference Books: 1. Statistical Methods - S.P. Gupta 2. Research Methodology Methods and Techniques - C.R. Kothari 3. Statistics (Theory and Practice) - B.N. Gupta 4. Research Methodology Methods and Statistical Techniques - Santosh Gupta PAPER-III APPLIED BIOTECHNOLOGY UNIT-I: Industrial Biotechnology: Microbial strain of industrial importance, microbial production of antibiotics (penicillin , streptomycin & tetracycline ),Vitamins (Vit B12), amino acids (glutamic acid) & enzymes (amylase, protease, invertase & pectinase), microbial production of alcoholic beverages (whisky & brandy), vinegar, citric acid, acetic acid, glycerol, acetone, foods–SCP, Biotransformation of steroids and pesticides. UNIT-II: Agricultural Biotechnology: Role of biofertilizers and biopesticides in sustainable development, petrocrops, aquaculture, Improvement of nutritional value of seed storage protein, starch, oil. Transgenic plants for increased shelf life molecular mapping of genes of agricultural importance, sericulture, transgenic fish, Plant Variety Protection Act, Plant breeders rights, International Convention on biological diversity. UNIT-III: Food Biotechnology: Prokaryotic & Eukaryotic based products (fermented meats, milk products , yoghurt, cheese, cereal, wine, beer), Impact of biotechnology on microbial testing of food, current/traditional methodology and new approaches (use of gene probes, RDT, Bioluminescence), Safety evaluation of genetically engineered enzyme/novel food products, Natural Control of Micro Organism and preservation, Biogums, Bio-colours Fumaric acid, sweetener, fat substitutes, natural & modified starch, fats & oils food. UNIT-IV: Environmental Biotechnology: Environmental pollution and their management, concept of Global Warming and Ozone depletion (Ecofarming, Green house effect & acid rain), Waste water treatment, solid waste management, conventional & modern fuels & their environmental impact, Bioremediation, Biodegradation of xenobiotic compounds, Biomineralization, Biotechnological approaches for preserving biodiversity (Gene banks ,Germ Plasm Banks & their management). UNIT-V: Frontiers in Biotechnology: Stem Cell Technology, Human Cloning Ethical issues & risks associated with it, Nano biotechnology:– Introduction to nanoscience, size matter, tools for measuring nanostructure Biosencer development and application, Nanofabrication, Nanotech impact on types of DNA chips & their production, SNP and genome mismatch signals, functional proteomics – RT PCR Human Genome Project , Bioterrorism. Refrences: 1. Fundamental of food Biotechnology (1996). Lee, B.H. 2. Biotechnology & Food Ingredients (1991) Goldberg, I & Williams, R. 3. Food Biotechnology: Micro Organisms (1995) Hui, Y.H. 4. Biotechnology: Food Fermentation Vol. I & II (1999), Joshi, V.K. & Pandey, A. 5. Pesticide Microbiology, Hill I.R. & Asight, S.J.L. 6. Biotech in Industrial Waste treatment & Bioremediation (1996) Hickey, R.F. Smith, G. PAPER-III NEW TRENDS IN BIOTECHNOLOGY UNIT I  Genome & Genomics: Concept and methods of genome analysis, genome projects.  Transcriptome & Transcriptomics: Concept and methods  Proteome & Proteomics: Concept and methods of Proteome analysis  Metabolome & Metabolomics UNIT II  Stem Cell technology: Types of stem cells  Manipulations of stem cells and applications in medicine  In vitro fertilization: Principle, methods, applications and ethics.  Cloning of animals: Methods and applications. UNIT III  Nano biotechnology: Introduction, Biomaterials and biological materials-examples and uses  DNA nanotechnology-structural DNA assembly-Nanopore and  Nanoparticles-biological arrays- nanoprobes for analytical applications  Nano biosensors-nanoscale organization-characterization-quantum size effects- sensors of the future.  Tools for measuring nanostructures. Microscopies-SEM-TEM-AFM modern advancesmicroanalysis-optical detection of single molecules UNIT IV  Microarray chips: Concept, design of biochip, types of DNA chips  Gene Therapy for Human Diseases.  Protein Crystallization; Theory and methods: API Electro spray and MALDI-TOF.  SNP’s and GMS (Genome mismatch Signals) UNIT V  Biosensors: Concept, principle, Organization of biosensors & types  Biosensors: Health & Medicine  Biosensors: Food technology, Environment monitoring  Bacterial biosensors; Array Biosensors References: 1. DNA Microarrays and gene expression by P. Baldi & GW Hatfield 2. Protein – Protein Interactions by Erica Golemis 3. A passion for DNA (Genesm genomes and Society) By JD Watson 4. Modern Genetic analysis by Anthony JF Griffiths et al. 5. Nan biotechnology- next big idea by Mark, Ratner Daniel Ratner 6. Gene cloning by TA Brown 7. Latest information on academic Web sites PAPER-IV DISSERTATION

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