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MS Microbiology

Do you want to enhance your knowledge and skills in Microbiology? Do you aspire to undertake research work in microbiology? Then choose the course MS Microbiology for your career. Learn the course details eligibility criteria and the job prospects. Know the list of colleges and universities that offers this course in India.

Course Name: MS Microbiology
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 2 Years

Course Description of MS Microbiology

Microbiology is the branch of biology that deals with the study of microorganisms, unicellular, multi-cellular/ a-cellular organisms. The microbe group includes simple life forms that can be seen only in the microscope such as algae, fungi, bacteria, protozoa and viruses. The study of microorganisms has advanced the knowledge of all life forms. The higher studies in microbiology aims at providing in-depth knowledge of microbiology and prepares them for a career in microbiology. The program equips students in applied knowledge of microbes problem solving issues in the present world. The study subjects includes food and medical microbiology, metabolic regulation, immunology, microbial diversity, biotechnology, microbiology soil microbiology and mycology.

Eligibility Criteria

The students should have completed degree course in life science/biology/microbiology from a recognized university. They should possess keen interest in studying microbes, their characteristics and its effects on living forms. Have strong communication skills, logical thinking and analytical reasoning.

MS Microbiology 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


MS Microbiology - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering MS Microbiology 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
Decan College of Medical SciencesDr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences, Andhra PradeshTelangana
Institute of Medical Science, Banaras Hindu University, VaranasiBanaras Hindu UniversityUttar Pradesh
Navodaya Medical CollegeRajiv Gandhi University of Health SciencesKarnataka
Sri Guru Ram Rai Institute OF Medical & Health SciencesHemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal UniversityUttarakhand
Yenepoya UniversityUGC-DAE Consortium for Scientific Research CenterKarnataka

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Additional Description of MS Microbiology

The post graduate course provides strong foundation skills in microbial life and enables them in understanding in-depth the knowledge of microbial physiology. The course provides opportunities to explore the microbes in all aspects and find strategies for its impact on life forms. The course helps in enhancing skills in analytical abilities and in arousing intellectual curiosity in students. The program is research based and helps in expanding knowledge in basic science. The focus is laid to understanding the complex characteristics of microbes and the biological systems. The students are exposed to varied technologies and techniques to obtain hands on experience for learning application of microbiology in related setting. The course enhances students skills in communication for scientific observation, findings and its evaluation. The program equips students with required skills to pursue careers in microbiology. They are trained to become self directed learners and demonstrate abilities in conducting laboratory experiments. Training is provided in interpreting data and drawing conclusions scientifically. The curriculum covers comprehensive investigation, experiential learning, evaluation and thesis project. Microbiologists study the microorganisms that can be seen only through microscope. The job of microbiologist includes in isolating microorganisms, identifying its characteristics and studying its effects on living beings and food.

Job Prospects

The qualified students find ample job opportunities in varied sectors, they work in universities, laboratories, research sectors, pharmaceutical industrious, agricultural sectors. The job profiles includes epidemiologist, immunologist, microbiologist, virologist, mycologist, molecular biologist, professor, researcher, biologist. They can also pursue advanced studies in the areas of research.

MS Microbiology Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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