M.Sc. Bio-Technology


About the Course

Biotechnology is the integration of natural sciences and engineering sciences in order to achieve the application of organisms, cells, part thereof and molecular analogues for products and services. CGC offers a full-time, two-year M.Sc Biotechnology programme, approved by Govt, of Punjab, affiliated to Punjab Technical University (PTU), Jalandhar.

Career Prospects

The science of biotechnology, a knowledge based science concerning biology, agriculture, medicine, environment, and nutrition is set for an exponential growth. According to a report of Confederation of Indian Industry, the Indian biotechnology industry is poised to generate Rs 6110 crore-7520 cr by 2015. The report further states that India is in top 12 biotech destinations in the world and is the third biggest in Asia-Pacific in terms of the number of biotech companies. Needless to say, biotechnology offers a plethora of career opportunities in India and abroad.

Eligibility Criteria

For M.Sc. (Biotechnology) minimum requirement is B. Sc. Biotechnology or B. Sc. (Medical/Zoology/Botany/Microbiology/Genetics/Biochemistry/Pharmacy/AgricultureAfeterinary/Engineering /Nursing/Medical Lab Technology or B.Tech (Biotech), MBBS/BDS/ or B.Sc (Hons) from any Honours school in any of these fields.

Admission Procedure

All seats are filled by the college directly on the basis of merit of qualifying examination.

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