Utkal University M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance 2016.
Utkal University M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance 2016 M.Sc. Biotechnology Entrance Examination Paper Syllabus Question Pattern Eligibility Exam Date Fees Exam Center Reference Books Time Table Admission 2016 Selection Procedure
UTKAL UNIVERSITY, BHUBANESWAR ( 10 seats ) *
Students admitted to the Teaching programme are eligible for the award of M.Sc. Degree in Biotechnology on successful completion of the Course. The programme is supported by the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India, New Delhi.
The M.Sc. Biotechnology is a four-semester (two years) teaching programme offered by the Post Graduate Department of Biotechnology, Utkal University. The main areas of the Course are: Cell Biology and Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbial Physiology and Genetics, Biotechniques, Molecular Biology, Enzyme and Bioprocess Technology, Biology of the Immune System and Biostatistics, Computer Application and Bioinformatics in the first two semesters.
In the last two semesters more specialized and advanced courses i.e., Genetic Engineering, Plant Biotechnology, Animal Biotechnology, Environmental Biotechnology, IPR & Bio-safety are offered. In addition to above, the students shall have to undertake a project work in the 4th semester with an aim to provide them sufficient experience and proficiency in the
methodology of Biological Research. Student Seminar is also an integral part of the course curriculum.
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The Department has active interaction for both teaching and research with various Departments of the University and a number of National Institutes in and around Bhubaneswar. The Department is well equipped and has established research laboratories. The faculty members are actively working on various Biotechnology related projects funded by DBT Govt. of India,
DST Govt. of India, ICMR, BARC and DST Govt. of Odisha etc. The Course is taught by the faculty of the Department as well as regular visiting faculties. The M.Sc. students of this Department have always excelled in the various competitive examinations held for the award of Research fellowships at Nlational level i.e. UGC-CSIR NET, GATE, DBT-JRF, ICMR-JRF
and carrying out research in reputed Institutes and Universities in India. The Department is currently pursuing research activities in the following area.
1 Molecular mechanism of oxidative stress and programmed cell death by cxogenous and endogenous factors and
their linkage to several health ailments.
2 Epigenetic regulation of cellular redox status.
3 Mechanistic study of redox regulation in economically important animals.
4 Non specific immune response and pathogenesis.
Fees to be paid at time of Admission: Rs.21,084/- (approx.) for Male Candidates and Rs.20916/- (approx.) for Female candidates
Contact Address: Dr. J. Dandapat,
P.G. Department of Biotechnology,
Utkal University, Vani Vihar
Bhubaneswar – 751004
Phone No. : 0674-2587389
Fax No. : 0674-2587389
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