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M.Sc Marine Biology

Masters of Science in Marine Biology


Have you completed you bachelors degree course in Biology? Are you interested in studying marine life? Then choose the course M.Sc in marine biology. Learn the course details of MSc in Marine Biology, the admission process, eligibility criteria and the job opportunities. Know the list of colleges and universities that offers this course in India.

Course Name: M.Sc Marine Biology
Group: M.Sc
Stream: Science
Course Category: Marine
Duration: 2 Years

Introduction to M.Sc Marine Biology


Master of Science in Marine Biology is two year post graduation course. The degree course aims at providing enriching knowledge of marine biology and prepares students to become experts in the field. The program is suitable for students who are interested in working in marine environment. The degree course imparts instruction in ecology of oceanic life and provides all information related to marine science. The students can further pursue advanced studies in research areas of oceanography. The program gives extensive knowledge and understanding of aquatic life which covers varied aspects of marine chemistry, ecosystem and geology.

Eligibility Criteria


The course is open for students who have completed their degree course in Biology/zoology/life sciences from a recognize university with 50% marks in aggregate. The students should have strong knowledge about biological science and have an interest in learning about marine life.

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M.Sc Marine Biology - Colleges & Admission Notifications

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Additional Description of M.Sc Marine Biology


Earning a masters degree program in marine life enables the qualified professionals to help and protect the marine life. The course inculcates the ability to preserve and manage the marine organisms and its environment and equips the students to educate the public about oceanography and the marine life forms. The students are trained to enhance their skills in critical thinking, problem solving, report writing and presentation of statistical analysis. The curriculum includes class lectures, demonstrations, practical classes, seminars, presentations, field work and trips. To meet the demands in the industry at the global stage, the masters degree program prepares students to take pace at the international level with latest techniques and technologies. The students are trained to gain knowledge of marine flora and fauna, its biological and physical properties, exposes them to analyse the causes and effects of marine life from human activities and find solutions to preserve them. They get ample opportunities to explore the safety measures and implement initiatives for marine life's preservation. It helps them to apply their gained knowledge in real work atmosphere with efficiency. The study subjects includes marine environment, marine mega- fauna, fisheries and aqua culture, marine ecology and conservation, ecological applications of geographical information system, genetics.

Job opportunities


Qualified post graduated in marine biology find jobs in varied areas in marine science industry. They can choose to become microbiologists, hydrologists, lecturers, researchers, oceanographers, professors. The applicants find jobs in government and private sectors, in aquariums, museums, universities, research centers, harbors,fisheries departments etc.

M.Sc Marine Biology Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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