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M.Sc Marine Biotechnology Admissions 2017 - 2018 Academic Year


Are you interested in higher studies in marine life? Want to pursue post graduation in M.Sc Marine Biotechnology? Then choose this course for your life career. Learn the course details, the eligibility criteria and the job prospects. Know the list of colleges and the universities that offers this course in India.

Course Name: M.Sc Marine Biotechnology
Group: M.Sc
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 2 years

Course Description of M.Sc Marine Biotechnology


The course is of two years duration and prepares students with in-depth knowledge in marine biotechnology and provides a career pathway. The program focuses on creating an awareness among students the diversity of marine organisms and their adjustments in their environments. The students gain knowledge of fundamental concepts of basic sciences and approaches for learning latest developments in marine biotechnology. Students are trained in practical, investigative research and the projection of the marine life. Students study about the marine life their growth, development, adaptations and their economic importance for human kind.

Eligibility Criteria


The students should have completed bachelors degree in biological sciences in the any disciplines of botany/zoology/biotechnology/medicine/biotechnology. They should have keen interest in pursuing higher studies in Marine biotechnology. Should possess skills in team spirit and presence of mind. They should have practical thinking abilities and excellent organizing skills.



Colleges offering M.Sc Marine Biotechnology course in India

College NameUniversityState
Goa University CollegeGoa UniversityGoa
Manonmaniam Sundaranar University CollegeManonmaniam Sundaranar UniversityTamil Nadu
Vikrama Simhapuri UniversitySri Venkateswara UniversityAndhra Pradesh

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Additional description of M.Sc Marine Biotechnology


The post graduation course exposes the students to the concepts of biological sciences and in understanding of marine life and their genetic biodiversity. The course is interdisciplinary and equips students with skills in bio- information and advanced study of life sciences. Students learn about commercial application of marine life in related areas and emphasis is laid on marine derived products and for developing new products. Curriculum includes case studies, practical sessions, workshops, peer view, project works, publishing research projects, assessments, seminars, examination. The program provides extensive study to gain knowledge in global market sectors and provides opportunities for students to interact with other professionals from varied sectors. Students are encouraged for entrepreneurial-ships and motivates them for application of gained information in commercial realities. Focus is laid on enhancing students skills in critical thinking and problems solving. The study subjects includes genetic engineering immunology, biotechnology, marine natural products and pollution, oceanography, biochemistry, principles of cell biology and genetics. The course exposes them for collecting data and report writing. The program enhances the confidence of the students to become self directed learners by using varied methodological approaches.

Job Prospects


The qualified students find job opportunities in varied sectors such as shipping yards. commercial sectors, pharmaceutical firms, marketing industry, marine conservation departments, export and import sectors, aquaculture, agricultural sectors, food industry, biotechnology sectors, and educational institutes. The job profiles includes marketing officer, marine conservationist, educationist,assistant professor, executive surveyor, executive surveyor, researcher, marine bio -technologist, data reporter, science writer,

M.Sc Marine Biotechnology Admissions for 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

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