Mysore University M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance 2016.
Mysore University M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance 2016 M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance Paper Syllabus Question Pattern Eligibility Exam Date Fees Exam Center Reference Books Time Table Admission 2016 Selection Procedure
UNIVERSITY OF MYSORE, MYSORE ( 10 seats ) *
The University of Mysore (UOM) is the sixth oldest university in India. The university is reaccredited by NAAC with A+ grade. UOM is recognized by the Ministry of Human Resource and Development/ UGC, Government of India as an Institution of Excellence and awarded Rs.100 crores. Under this programme the university is setting up a Centre of Excellence in
“Biodiversity, Bioprospecting and Sustainable Development”. This centre is equipped with LC-MS/MS, Confocal microscope, Fluorescent microscope, Polarizing microscope, DNA sequencer, Multimode plate reader, Flow cytometer, Ultracentrifuge, High speed centrifuge, Fermeters & Bioreactors, Water purification system, Vacuum concentrator, Freeze driers, Ultrafreezers, Biosafety cabinets etc. The Karnataka State Government has recognized the University of Mysore as a Model University.
M.Sc. Biotechnology is a four-semester (CBCS) programme offered by the Department of Studies in Biotechnology. The course content covers theoretical and practical training in Biophysics and structural biology, Bioanalytical techniques, Bioprocess technology, Molecular genetics, Food & environmental biotechnology, Advanced molecular biology, Gene
technology, Biostatistics & Bioinformatics, Molecular biodiversity, Immunotechnology, Cell signaling & communication, Plant biotechnology and Animal biotechnology. The students have to undertake a project work of 8 weeks duration in the fourth semester.
Mysore University M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance 2016
The major thrust areas of research at the department include Plant and microbial biotechnology, Molecular Plant Pathology, Biopesticides, Mycotoxins, Cancer Biology, Biomarkers, Molecular biodiversity and Bioprospecting. The Department is supported by UGC-SAP-DRS, COSIST, DST-FIST, ICAR, DBT-HRD and DANIDA Programmes. The faculty members are
having competitive grants from national and international agencies. The Department has established a Seed Health Center for Asian region with DANIDA support. Excellent infrastructure has been established at the department including Electron microscope, Multifunctional Image Analysis System, HPLC, RT-PCR and Internet facilities.
Fees to be paid at the time of Admission/Registration: approx. Rs.15,000/- per year Examination fees: approx. Rs.1500/-
per semester Hostel: Deposit approx. Rs..5000/- per year; Mess charges approx. Rs.1000/- p.m.
Contact Address: Prof. H S Prakash
Coordinator-DBT HRD programme,
Department of Studies in Biotechnology
Univeristy of Mysore,
Mysore – 570006.
Phone No. : 0821-2414450
Fax No. : 0821- 2414450
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