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M.Sc Animal Genetics & Breeding Admissions 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

Master of Science in Animal Genetics & Breeding


Do you have a passion for genetic study? Want to become an animal breeder? Then choose Master of Science in animal breeding and genetics. Learn the course details, eligibility criteria, admission process and the job prospects. Know the list of various colleges and universities that offers this course in India

Course Name: M.Sc Animal Genetics & Breeding
Group: M.Sc
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 2 Years

Course Description of M.Sc in Animal Breeding and Genetics


The post graduate degree program aims at providing strong knowledge in animal breeding and genetics The course exposes students to research areas of genomics and equips themselves with quantitative skills for research. The program provides in-depth knowledge in animal science to face challenges in animal breeding and genome analysis. Students are trained in improved methods of animal breeding and welfare of animals, food production, quality, sustainability and animal safety. Students are trained in logical thinking, analytical abilities for research approaches and problem solving issues in techniques of animal breeding. The program enables students to become competent professionals in animal breeding and prepares them to pursue their career in relevant area.

Eligibility Criteria


The student should have completed bachelor’s degree in biological sciences/animal production/agriculture/veterinary science. Students should possess strong communication skills in English, logical skills and in applying knowledge in concerned areas.



Colleges offering M.Sc Animal Genetics & Breeding course in India

College NameUniversityState
College of Veterinary Science And Animal Husbandry BhubaneswarOrissa University of Agriculture and TechnologyOdisha
Sam Higginbotom Institute of Agriculture, Technology & SciencesUttar Pradesh

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Additional Information of M.Sc in Animal Breeding and Genetics


The advanced program enables students to learn sustainable animal breeding and quantitative genetics. Training provides required skills to enhance the living conditions of animals and equip with knowledge of animal systems, functions, interdependence of animals and their interactions with the environment. Curriculum includes lectures, practicals, research writing, field visits, thesis presentation, and examinations.

The course study includes theories in genetics, aqua culture, molecular biology and evolution, population genetics, statistical genomics, models and algorithms in bio information, genetics basics, advanced animal breeding, animal physiology, animal reproductive physiology, biotechnology, thesis, research, advanced meat and dairy production. Students are trained in exploiting the explosions of information in genomics and functions in areas of recreation, sport and guide dogs. Training equips students with latest techniques in application of scientific principles for advanced animal breeding in changing circumstances in livestock industry. The course exposes them to areas of data collection, analysis and genetic evaluation of live stock population. Program equips students with strong foundation skills in designing and executing research works for its application in improved livestock production. The intensive course provides latest state of art practices for advanced research in genetics for its application and enhancement of better live stock.

Job Prospects


Students find jobs in areas of veterinary hospitals, animal health sectors, pharmacology, cattle feed industry, animal farms, poultry and cattle farms, research units, educational institutions. Job profiles includes sales manager, research/ marketing officer, production manager, associate researcher, business manager, research scientist, professor, general manager.

M.Sc Animal Genetics & Breeding Admissions for 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

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