Kumaun University M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance 2016.
Kumaun University M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance Examination Paper Syllabus Question Pattern Eligibility Exam Date Fees Exam Center Reference Books Time Table Admission 2016 Selection Procedure
KUMAUN UNIVERSITY, NAINITAL ( 10 seats ) *
Students admitted to the 2-year (4 semesters) programme are eligible for the award of M.Sc. degree in Biotechnology on successful completion of the course. This programme is supported by the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India and all students admitted receive a stipend of Rs. 1200/- p.m.
The Department of Biotechnology of this University has been established with the objective to train students in various areas of Biotechnology. Students of this University are offered conceptual courses like Biochemistry, Microbiology, Cell Biology, Biostatistics and Computers to develop the basic understanding of the subject during their initial studies and core courses
like Molecular Biology, Molecular Genetics, Biophysical Techniques, Immunology during later semesters. Besides that they are taught advanced courses like Genetic Engineering, Bioprocess Engineering, Plant Biotechnology and Environmental Biotechnology and are offered elective courses like Aquatic Biotechnology, Enzyme Biotechnology and Medical & Animal
Biotechnology to select from in the IIIrd Semester. The course work has been develop the expertise in the area of specialization and to give a more practical and directional approach to the understanding of the subject, the students are required to undertake project/thesis work in their final semester, which starts from IIIrd semester.
Kumaun University M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance 2016
The M.Sc. students of the department have hundred percent success rate in the competitive examination held for the award of GATE/DBT/ICMR/JNU/SPM/UGC/CSIR-NET/JRF and are placed at institution of national and international repute. The department has been shifted to a new building at the Bhimtal campus of the university. 20 kilometers downhill of Nainital. The new infrastructure has Plant Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Microbiology laboratories etc. other than teaching laboratories. The courses are taught by the faculty of the department as well as by guest lectures of various experts of specialized areas. The faculty members are actively working on various Biotechnology related projects funded by
DBT, CSIR, UCOST etc. The department has active interaction for both teaching and research with various institutes and universities of repute. The Department is also having a well equipped Bioinformatics facility(BIF), sponsored by DBT, Govt. of India. Specialized lectures of eminent scientists in various fields of biotechnology are also organized regularly.
Fees to be paid at time of Admission: I Semester Rs.13266/-, II Semester Rs.11050/-, III Semester
Rs.11216/- & IV Semester Rs.11050/-, Govt. Hostels (Boys & Girls) are
available at Rs. 10,000/- per year excluding food.
Contact Address: Dr. Veena Pande,
Department of Biotechnology,
Joonestate, Kuatal, Bhimtal Campus,
Kumaun University, Bhimtal,
Nainital – 263001
Phone No. : 05942-248185
Fax No. : 05942-235576
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