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M.Sc Physiology

Are you fascinated with how the human body works? Want to learn how the organs inside our body functions? Interested in pursuing a clinical or a research based career in physiology? This page gets you the details of the postgraduate course M.Sc Physiology. Learn here the prospects too.

Course Name: M.Sc Physiology
Group: M.Sc
Stream: Healthcare & Medical Science
Course Category: Medical
Duration: 2 years


Physiology is a branch of biological science that studies the functioning of the organs inside a human body. Through physiology we are able to understand life and how it is possible. We get to understand how each of the cells, organs, systems and organisms inside the body interact with each for a living being to survive. The field of physiology covers a number of systems and sub-systems inside the human anatomy. The field of study covers the circulatory system, respiratory system, digestive system, immune system, nervous system and every other system in the human body. For a physiologist there are plenty of opportunities. You can opt for a career either in research or get engaged in clinical practice in hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, etc.

Eligibility and course duration

A science graduate with a background in biology, botany, zoology, microbiology, chemistry or physiology with at least 60% marks.

Duration of the program is 2 years.

M.Sc Physiology 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


M.Sc Physiology - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering M.Sc Physiology course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
BVU Medical CollegeBharati Vidyapeeth UniversityMaharashtra
College of Veterinary Science And Animal Husbandry BhubaneswarOrissa University of Agriculture and TechnologyOdisha
Govt Medical College, AmritsarGuru Nanak Dev UniversityPunjab
Krishnath CollegeUniversity of KalyaniWest Bengal
Meenakshi Academy of Higher Education And ResearchTamil Nadu
Meenakshi Medical College & Research InstituteTamil UniversityTamil Nadu
MNR Medical CollegeDr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Andhra PradeshTelangana
P E S Institute Of Medical Sciences and ResearDr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Andhra PradeshAndhra Pradesh
School of Medical SciencesBharath UniversityTamil Nadu
Smt. B. K. Shah Medical Institute And Research CenterSumandeep Vidyapeeth University Gujarat
Sumandeep Vidyapeeth UniversitySumandeep Vidyapeeth University Gujarat
Tamilavel Uma Maheswarnar Karanthai Arts CollegeBharathidasan UniversityTamil Nadu

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More about courses in physiology

The field of physiology is a fascinating one. It helps us understand how the brain works, the heart functions or the blood flows through the veins and arteries. We also get to understand why some of the organs like the liver or the heart do fail sometimes. How the living processes or the systems are working inside our body are well understood by taking such courses. For a postgraduate program like this it surely helps if you have a strong background in the biological sciences. Apart from theoretical teaching in the classrooms the course curriculum provides for opportunities to engage in laboratory works, seminars, projects, assignments, etc. A research project at the end of the course is mandatory. Some of the topics covered in these courses are; molecular biology, physiological chemistry, body metabolisms, biophysical principles, cell biology, community health, system physiology, biotechnology and so on.

Job prospects

The prospects in this field are very widespread. Physiologists can go on to become healthcare professionals, doctors, physical therapists, research assistants, scientists and so on. They get to work in hospitals, healthcare centres, pharmaceutical companies, research institutions, academic institutions, medical schools, dental schools and the biotechnology industry. One can also get into healthcare administration, government jobs concerning public health and in scientific or medical writing. There are also much scope for pursuing higher educational qualifications like PhD. A PhD in the relevant field prepares you for a career based on research in human physiology and other areas.

M.Sc Physiology Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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