M. Sc. Genetic Engineering

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Overview Of The Program

Introduction:
Biotech education is key to sustainable development and conservation of planet earth. Be it creation of artificial life, stem cell research or gene mapping, biotechnology and bioinformatics have revolutionized our lives. Spectacular discoveries and advancements in biotechnology have led to the development of any array of products in the area of healthcare, agriculture and environment.
Objective:
1. Familiarize on the molecular and genetic tools used to analyze genomes, modify genetic material and techniques for modifying organisms to produce desired products.
2. Plan for and manage formulation and execution of protocols and innovative technologies and/or products.
3. Enlighten issues of forensic and genetic identity with case studies.
4. Educate basic philosophical and ethical considerations regarding genetic data, genetic manipulation and Biosafety issues.
5. Explore emerging technologies, innovations, and new products in the field of genomics and proteomics.

Eligibility

Eligibility for appearing at AIET – 2016
A graduate student having completed three years Science degree course in Biotechnology /Bioinformatics/ Life sciences / Zoology / Botany / Chemistry / Microbiology / Applied Biology / Biochemistry / Genetics with minimum 50% marks.

Duration Of Course

2 YEARS

Calendar Year

July 2017 – June 2018

List Of Documents

1. Graduation / Equivalent Examination mark statement and Certificate.
2. Post Graduation / Equivalent Examination mark statement and Certificate, if applicable.
3. AIET M.Tech 2016 mark statement
4. Bonafide and character certificate from the Head of the Institution last attended.
5. Leaving and / or Transfer Certificate from the Institute last attended. 6. Nationality Certificate
7. Domicile Certificate, If available
8. Residence Proof
9. Backward Class / Caste Certificate if applicable, duly verified by the Competent Authority
10. Passport (in case of Foreign Nationals / Wards of Indian Origin / Wards of Non Resident Indians)
11. Physical Fitness Certificate from a Registered Medical Practitioner.
12.Income / Salary certificate of parents

Yearly Syllabus

Semester – I
• Cell Organization and Biochemistry
• Molecular Biophysics And Analytical Techniques
• Microbial Biology
• Biology of Immune system
Semester – II
• Animal Biotechnology, IPR And Entrepreneurship
• Molecular Biology
• Basic Techniques In Molecular Biology
• Plant Biotechnology And Environmental Biotechnology
Semester – III
• Biology of Gene Transfer
• Molecular Markers and DNA Fingerprinting
• Fundamentals of Computational Biology
• Research Methodology & Biostatistics

Grading System

65% Theory
35% Practicals

Fees PER YEAR

I Year
Rs. 1,25,000/-
II Year
Rs. 1,15,000/-

TOTAL FEES

Rs. 2,40,000/-