B. Sc Bioinformatics


Overview Of The Program

Bioinformatics is an amalgamation of computer science, statistics, mathematics, chemistry, physics and biotechnology.  Data explosion in biotechnology has opened the floodgate for small and large scale data analysis. This programme will provide an insight into biological data which would help the students in data acquisition, representation, retrieval, visualization and their analysis from genomics and proteomics perspective.


The Candidate must be either 17 years of age or attain the age at the time of admission. Candidate must have passed HSC (10+2) or equivalent examination from a recognized Board, securing minimum 45% marks in the aggregate of all subjects. English as a subject is compulsory.

The Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe and OBC students shall have relaxation of 10% in the aggregate marks required for eligibility.

Duration Of Course

3 years

Calendar Year


List Of Documents

1. S.S.C/Equivalent Examination mark statement and certificate.
2. H.S.C/ Equivalent Examination mark statement and certificate
3. Bonafide and character certificate from the Head of Institution last attended
4. Leaving and/or Transfer Certificate from the institute last attended
5. Nationality Certificate
6. Domicile Certificate
7. Income / Salary Certificate of Parent
8. Residence Proof
9. Backward Class / Caste Certificate duly verified by the Competent Authority
10. Passport (in case of Foreign Nationals / wards of Persons of Indian Origin / Non – Resident Indians).
11. Physical fitness Certificate from a registered Medical Practitioner

Subjects Covered

Semester I
Paper I Fundamentals of Computers and Networking Paper II Basic Physics
Paper III Cell Biology
Paper IV Basic Chemistry
Practical I Basic Computers and LINUX
Practical II Cell Biology
Foundation course: Professional English and Communication

Semester II
Paper I C Programming
Paper II Basic concepts in Bioinformatics and Databases
Paper III Basic Mathematics
Paper IV Basic Biochemistry
Practical C programming and Biological Databases
Practical II Biochemistry I
Foundation course: Web Technologies

Semester III
Paper I Perl Programming
Paper II Basic immunology and Informatics
Paper III Computational Genomics
Paper IV Biostatistics
Practical Perl Programming
Practical II Biostatistics

Semester IV
Paper I Tools and Techniques in Biological Data Analysis
Paper II Molcular Biology
Paper III Molcular Techniques
Paper IV Enzymology
Practical Tools in Biological Data Analysis
Practical II Molecular Techniques

Semester V
Paper I Biodiversity and Phyloinformatics
Paper II Structural Bioinformatics
Paper III Proteomics
Paper IV Metabolism of macromolecules
Practical : Phyloinformatics and strucrtural Bioinformatics
Practical II Biochmistry
Project: Report Review of literature

Semester V I
Paper I Object oriented programming using java
Paper II Computational drug design
Paper III Clinical Data Management /IPR
Paper IV Database Management System
Practical Object oriented programming using Java
Practical II Computational drug design


85,000/- For I Year
75,000/- For II and III Year