M. Sc. Genetic Engineering

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Overview Of The Program

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 many array of products in the area of healthcare, agriculture and environment.

1. Familiarize with 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.

Students achieve the ability to work effectively in a team or independently in the laboratory and in other Biotechnology firms. They have become capable in in-depth exploration of emerging technologies, innovations, and new products that are noteworthy to the biotechnology industry.  Students with M.Sc-GE degree from the school obtain PhD position in top ranking Universities of the world and a significant number of students hold commendable positions in the Biotech Industry.

Some exiting students have also become leaders of the society in the form of successful entrepreneurs with their problem solving ability, scientific reasoning and critical thinking.


A graduate student having completed three years Science degree programme in Biotechnology /Bioinformatics/ Life sciences / Zoology / Botany / Chemistry / Microbiology / Applied Biology / Biochemistry / Genetics / M.B.B.S. / B.D.S. / M. V. Sc. with minimum 50% marks.

Duration Of Course


Calendar Year

July 2020 to April 2022

List Of Documents

1. Graduation / Equivalent Examination mark statement and Certificate.
2. Post Graduation / Equivalent Examination mark statement and Certificate, if applicable.
3. Bonafide and character certificate from the Head of the Institution last attended .
4. Leaving and / or Transfer Certificate from the Institute last attended.
5. Migration Certificate
6. Aadhar Card
7. Income / Salary Certificate of Parent
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.

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


I Year
Rs. 1,25,000/-

II Year
Rs. 1,15,000/-