PhD in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology offer by the department provides opportunity to carry out advance research in diverse areas of modern biology. It also contains a course component of 16 credits aimed at imparting knowledge on methodologies, ethical guidelines and critical analysis of research articles.
PhD in Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (MBBT) is an interdisciplinary research programme for developing skills to carry out cutting edge research in modern biology. The course will enable the scholars to develop confidence for taking up biological problems independently, initiate bio-entrepreneurship, contribute to academia and/or in industry.
PO1: Scholars will develop research skills.
PO2: Scholars will be able to critical anlyze and understand the biological problems.
PO3: Scholars will be able to design experiments for such biological problems.
PO4: Scholars will gain knowledge and confidence for academic institutions and Biotech industries.
PO5: Scholars will be able to communicate with the common mass regarding scientific benefits.
Candidates seeking admission into the PhD programme of the department will have to appear the University entrance examinations. Shortlisted candidates shall be called for personal interview in the Departments. However, candidates with valid fellowship such as UGC-(NET/JRF)/ UGC-CSIR(NET/JRF)/DBT-JRF/ICMR-JRF will be exempted from written test and admitted on the basis of the performance in the personal interview.
Note: Candidate desiring full time Ph. D. will be given preference
Masters in any branches of Life Sciences/ Physical Sciences/ Chemical Sciences/ Mathematical Sciences/ Agricultural Sciences / Veterinary or Sciences / Engineering Sciences /Medical Sciences or in any allied field. B. Tech./ B. E. degree with 80% marks in CGPA (with GATE score > 90.00 percentile) in Chemical Engineering/ Chemical Sciences/ Bioinformatics or any allied field. MBBS or BVSc. degree with at least 60% marks or equivalent CGPA. Apart from the above, candidates having consistently good academic record will be preferred.