Integrated M. Sc in Bioscience and Bioinformatics

Course Structure and Syllabus of Integrated M. Sc. in Bioscience and Bioinformatics

 Minimum credit requirement  : 196     

Minimum duration                  : 5 years (10 semesters)

Maximum duration                 : 7 years (14 semesters)

 

 

COURSE STRUCTURE

 

Semester I

 

Course Code

Course Name

L-T-P

CH

CR

Remark

PI 101

Physics-I         

2-0-1

4

3

 

CI 101

Chemistry-I     

2-0-2

6

4

 

BI 101

Biology-I

2-0-1

4

3

 

MI 101

Mathematics-I

2-1-0

3

3

 

CS 101

Introduction to Scientific Computing

2-0-1

4

3

CBCT

EG 101

Communicative English

2-0-0

2

3

CBCT

Total credits

 

 

19

 

 

 

 

Semester II

 

Course Code

Course Name

L-T-P

CH

CR

Remark

PI 102

Physics-II        

2-0-2

6

4

 

CI 102

Chemistry-II   

2-0-1

4

3

 

BI 102

Biology-II

2-0-1

4

3

 

MI 102

Mathematics-II

2-1-0

3

3

 

ES 102

Elementary Environmental Science

3-0-0

3

3

CBCT

EG102/

SC102

Communicative English-II /

Basic Sociology

3-0-0 /

3-0-0

3 /

3

3

CBCT

NS 102

National Service Scheme

0-0-2

2

2

 

Total credits

 

 

21

 

 

 

   

Semester III

Course Code

Course Name

L-T-P

CH

CR

Remark

MI 211

Numerical Methods and Integrals

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 231

Biochemistry - I

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 223

Cell Biology

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 227

Lab for Biochemistry and Cell Biology

0-0-2

4

2

 

BI 229

Animal Physiology

2-0-1

4

3

 

CI 201

Chemistry-III

2-1-0

3

3

 

 /

/

CL121/

FL101/

GL101

Laboratory Guidance and Safety/

Economics/

Basic Chinese-I/

Basic French-I/

Basic German-I

2-1-0/

2-1-0/

2-1-0/

2-1-0/

2-1-0

3/

3/

3/

3/

3

3/

3/

3/

3/

3

CBCT

Total credits

 

 

20

 

 

 

Semester IV

Course Code

Course Name

L-T-P

CH

CR

Remark

MI 212

Introductory Statistics

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 222

Microbiology

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 226

Basic in Biocomputing

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 228

Laboratory in Microbiology

0-0-2

4

2

 

BI 230

Plant Physiology

2-0-1

4

3

 

CI 202

Chemistry-IV

2-1-0

3

3

 

DM301/

SC102/

CL122/

FL102/

GL102

Disaster Management/

Basic Sociology/

Basic Chinese- I/

Basic French-I/

Basic German-II

2-1-0/

2-1-0/

2-1-0/

2-1-0/

2-1-0

3/

3/

3/

3/

3

3/

3/

3/

3/

3

CBCT

Total credits

 

 

20

 

 

 

Semester V

Course Code

Course Name

L-T-P

CH

CR

Remark

BI 321

Molecular Biology

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 323

Developmental Biology

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 325

Analytical Techniques

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 327

Bioprogramming and Biostatistics

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 335

Biochemistry - II

2-0-0

2

2

 

BI 331

Lab. on Enzymology

0-0-2

4

2

 

BI 333

Lab. on Molecular Biology

0-0-2

4

2

 

Total credits

 

 

18

 

 

  

Semester VI

Course Code

Course Name

L-T-P

CH

CR

Remark

BI 322

Genetics

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 324

Genetic Engineering

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 326

Immunology

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 328

Biological Database Management

2-0-0     

2

2

 

BI 330

Computational Biology

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 338

Seminar - I

0-1-0

1

1

 

BI 334

Lab. on Immunology

0-0-2

4

2

 

BI 336

Lab. on Genetic Engineering

0-0-2

4

2

 

Total credits

 

 

19

 

 

 

 

Semester VII

Course Code

Course Name

L-T-P

CH

CR

Remark

BI 421

Structural Bioinformatics

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 423

Cell and Tissue Culture

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 425

Bioinformatics Software and Algorithms

2-0-0

2

2

 

BI 427/429/

431/ 433

Elective I : Animal Biotechnology / Microbial Biotechnology/ Plant Biotechnology/ Nano Biotechnology

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 435

Fermentation and Bioprocess Engineering

2-0-0     

2

2

 

BI 437

Lab. on Cell and Tissue Culture

0-0-2

4

2

 

BI 439

Lab. on Bioprocess Engineering

0-0-2

4

2

 

 

CBCT Elective

 

 

3

CBCT

Total credits

 

 

20

 

 

 

 

Semester VIII

Course Code

Course Name

L-T-P

CH

CR

Remark

BI 422

Genomics and Proteomics

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 424

Bioethics, Biosafety and IPR

2-0-0

2

2

 

BI 426

Elective II : Metagenomics/ Toxinology/ Pharamcogenomics/ Evolutionary Genomics

2-1-0

3

3

 

BI 434

Virology

2-0-0

2

2

 

BI 436

Seminar - II

0-2-0

2

2

 

BI 438

Lab. on Applied Bioinformatics

0-0-3

6

3

 

BI 440

Lab. on Genomics and Proteomics

0-0-3

6

3

 

 

CBCT Elective

 

 

3

CBCT

Total credits

 

 

21

 

 

 

 

 

Semester IX

Course Code

Course Name

L-T-P

CH

CR

Remark

BI-521

Project - I

0-0-16

32

16

 

BI-525

Seminar - III

0-1-0

1

1

 

 

CBCT Elective-IX

 

 

3

CBCT

Total credits

 

 

20

 

 

Semester X

Course Code

Course Name

L-T-P

CH

CR

Remark

BI-522

Project - II

0-0-16

32

16

 

BI-526

Seminar - IV (Project outcome)

0-2-0

2

2

 

Total credits

 

 

18

 

 

+ Course for which there is a separate practical unit assigned as Computer Laboratory

L: Lectures T: Tutorials P: Practical CH: Contact Hours (all per week) CR: Credit

MI: Courses offer by the Department of Mathematical Sciences

PI:  Courses offer by the Department of Physics

CI: Courses offer by the Department of Chemical Sciences

BI: Courses offer by the Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

 

Total Credit                                                     : (19+21+20+20+18+18+21+21+20+18)    = 196

Total Credit in Lab & Project                         : (4+6+2+2+4+4+4+6+16+16)                      =   64

Total Credit excluding Lab & Project              :                                                                     = 132

Total Credit in CBCT                                     : (6+6+3+3+3+3+3)                                      =   27

 

Note:   1. CBCT (Choice Based Credit Transfer) Electives are to be chosen from the general list of CBCT courses available for that particular semester.

 

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