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Diploma Bio-informatics Admissions 2017 - 2018 Academic Year


Are you interested in biology? Have you been thinking of studying biology with elements of mathematics and chemistry? Then Bioinformatics is the best branch to study. You can think of studying a diploma course in Bioinformatics. This course will give you the essentials of theoretical and practical aspects of biology.

Course Name: Diploma Bio-informatics
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Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
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Introduction

This course is a multidisciplinary course, which opens up the horizons for continuing research work in various fields of science. The duration of this course may vary between 1-2 years. In either case the course is broken into few semesters, the last semester being invested in practical work. This diploma course is generally pursued by people who have completed their graduation in a similar field. Let us see the eligibility criteria of this course.

Eligibility Criteria

  1. The candidates may be either higher secondary pass out or a graduate. In either case he or she should be a student in the science stream. People with a higher secondary degree must also have Physics and Chemistry in their subject combination.
  2. If you are a graduate, then your aggregate score in the final year must be 60% or above. In case of a higher secondary pass out, this cutoff is around 55% or above.



Colleges offering Diploma Bio-informatics course in India

College NameUniversityState
Cotton CollegeGauhati UniversityAssam
Marwari CollegeRanchi UniversityJharkhand
Sri Venkateswara CollegeUniversity of DelhiDelhi

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Overview of the course

The diploma course is essential for people who want to pursue higher studies in Bioinformatics or Biotechnology in abroad. This course will be a stepping stone for them. This course is designed to prepare freshers in the field of biology. In today's world only biology is not enough to achieve a sustainable career. This diploma course gives you the extra knowledge that you require in the field of research or medicinal jobs. You get a lot of information about statistical approaches in biological problems. The course will cover the practical applications of Bioinformatics. Some institutes also allow their students to get a hands on training in the biology laboratories on the recent trends of Bioinformatics.

Higher Studies

  • Those who will be opting for this course right after their higher secondary should pursue M.Sc. in Bioinformatics. To be eligible for this course, you will have to clear an entrance examination held by the university offering this M.Sc. course.
  • Those who are thinking of completing this course after graduation, should pursue M.Phil. after this course. M.Phil. is a research oriented course and if you have this degree you will be eligible to get jobs in abroad universities.


Job prospects

You can become an intern in any pharmaceutical company right after this course. After a 3-6 months of internship you can become the official medical representative of the same company.
There are also positions of bio-analyst, informatics developer and research assistants both in India and abroad that you can apply for after passing out.

Diploma Bio-informatics Admissions for 2017 - 2018 Academic Year

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