MSc in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics at IBAB
Reference No: CGCD/062/2023
Applications are invited for MSc in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics at Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology. The MSc in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics programme is an interdisciplinary programme that positions you at the cutting edge of basic and applied science, in particular in research.
Eligibility: Students with a Bachelor’s Degree in any branch of Science/Technology/Medicine (with degrees such as B.Sc., B.E, B.Tech., B.Pharm., BAgri, MBBS, BDS and BVSc).
Illustrative eligible subject areas are: Life sciences (zoology, botany, genetics, human biology, general life sciences, ecology, environmental biology), bioinformatics, biotechnology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, statistics, any branch of engineering, pharmaceutical sciences, agriculture, medicine, dentistry, horticulture, forestry and veterinary sciences.
A student should have obtained an aggregate score of at least 50% in his/her Bachelor’s degree. Students in the final semester of their Bachelor’s degree are eligible to apply, subject to meeting the eligibility criteria and submitting the original documents before the last date as announced by the institute. Applicants who have had a break in their education or have been working for a few years are also eligible.
Selection: The entrance examination is a qualifier for the interview. The Admission Score is based on the performance in the interview and the candidate’s earlier academic performance. The admission ranking will be based (a) 70% on the interview score and (b) 30% on the overall academic score in the 10th standard, 12th standard and the Bachelor’s Degree.
A non-refundable processing fee of Rs. 600 should be paid at the time of submission of application.