The future scope of M.Sc Microbiology

MSc Microbiology Admission in Bangalore

Last updated: 06 Sep 2021

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M.Sc Microbiology Scope

The M.Sc Microbiology is one of the most popular courses that is becoming popular in the last decade. The demand has been increasing day by day for skilled M.Sc Microbiology students. The demand is quite large in European countries. The M.Sc Microbiology graduates have many opportunities in the fields of Science, Research, and Technology. 

Students have many opportunities in different areas and sectors:

1. Research Scientist –The research scientists are required in national laboratories and organizations like:

  • Indian Analytical Testing Laboratory

  • Indian Institute of Science

  • Indian Institute of Technology

  • Central Research Institute

  • Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)

  • Apotex Research Centre

  • Space Application Centres (SAC)

  • Bose Research Institute

  • Central Drug Research Institute

  • Indian Cancer Research Centre

  • National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL)

  • All India Institute of Hygiene & Public Health

  • Raja Ramanna Centre for advanced Technology (RRCAT)

  • Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI)

2. Research Associate/Analyst – are required in R&D institutes like:

  • Institute for Plasma Research (IPR)

  • Anand Diagnostic Laboratory

  • Bioline Pharma

  • Equinox Pharma

  • Consortium for Scientific Research (CSR)

  • Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER)

3. Research Assistant/Consultants are required in laboratories and institutes associated with Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) like:

  • Regional Research Laboratories 

  • National Institute of Science (NIS)

  • Technology and Development Studies (NISTADS)

  • Centre for Cellular Molecular Biology (CCMB)

  • Institute of Materials and Mineral Technology (IMMT)

  • National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources (NISCAIR)

  • Central Drug Research Institute (CDRI)

  • Indian Institute of Toxicology Research (IITR)

  • National Botanical Research Institute (NBRI)

  • Unit for Research and Development of Information Products (URDIP)

4. Research Officer – They are required in in agricultural and industrial research services 

5. Teacher/Lecturer – in secondary and higher secondary schools, degree colleges, engineering colleges, and universities

6. Counsellor/Specialist – They are responsible to assist and guiding national research centres and organisations

7. Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) – professional certifications in individual specializations:

  • Molecular Microbiology

  • Clinical Microbiology

  • Virology

  • Bacteriology

  • American Society for Microbiology and the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP)

  • Epidemiology

  • Industrial Microbiology

  • Specialist in Microbiology (SM)

  • National Registry of Environmental Professionals

What is M.Sc Microbiology? 

  • Microbiology is the branch of science that involves the study of living organisms and their interaction and relationship with other living things and the environment. 

  • The M.Sc Microbiology course prepares candidates for application and research-based careers. 

  • The course emphasizes on the theoretical and practical fundamentals and applications of Microbiology. 

  • It is an interdisciplinary subject and involves basic concepts of Biology and Chemistry. Important and useful concepts are taught and their applications in developing and designing new techniques and methods for identification, analysis, diagnosis, extraction, and measurement. 

  • Students are prepared for roles in fermentation process development, media optimization, flask studies, and strain improvement. 

  • The course builds personal skills like communication, attention to detail, teamwork, logic, presentation, and analysis; and professional and social skills like planning and execution, problem-solving, critical thinking, analytical thinking, and reasoning. 

The students interested to join M.Sc Microbiology course can call us at +91 9916505050/ 8088602346 or email us at for more details. 

Further Studies

The M.Sc Microbiology students can take up higher education in individual specializations to ensure increased exposure and work experience. They can join a PhD in Microbiology to take up research. Increased work experience ensures high-paying salary and job satisfaction. With work experience, an individual’s salary increases to 10 LPA to 15 LPA with added benefits.

College Placement and Recruitment 

Different colleges offer placement opportunities to candidates to ensure that every deserving candidate receives recognition. This ensures that qualified graduates transform into important resources for the development and success of the country’s economy. Excellent placement opportunities are provided:

  1. Keeping in mind the dynamic future needs of India

  2. Careful selection processes to ensure that the IDEAL candidate is provided an opportunity

  3. Continuous Education, Research & Development areas to identify talent and apply them in the perfect career opening

  4. Skills and certifications in addition to academic record to ensure a balance between education and practical research

  5. Diverse real-world internships and projects to guarantee practical exposure

  6. Inter-disciplinary exposure – to provide a variety of experience and practical knowledge

  7. Counsellors that effectively strike a match between recruiter expectations and student potential

  8. Student employability enhancement through workshops, alumni talks, guest lectures, and certification courses

  9. Pre-Placement Talks to ensure prior preparation and methodical Placement procedure

  10. Resume Verification – to ensure that a student’s CVs and resumes are of high standard

  11. Group Discussion/Personal Interview workshops – to ensure thorough preparation before campus interviews

  12. Mock Interviews – to ensure students are prepared to face important CEOs and Managers

The students can WhatsApp us on 91 9916505050/ 8088602346 for more details about M.Sc Microbiology course

Which job is best for M.Sc Microbiology?

There are multiple career opportunities available in public and private academic institutions, research laboratories, atomic and space organizations, meteorology departments, telecommunication organisations, manufacturing companies, corporates, MNCs, and medical industries.

Potential career roles:

  • Research Scientist

  • Lecturer/Professor

  • Microbiologist

  • Medical Microbiologist

  • Research Analyst

  • Consultant

  • Online Tutor

  • Subject Matter Expert (SME)

  • Microbiology Project Mentor

  • Lab Assistant

  • Training Manager

  • Auditor

  • Research Associate

  • Junior Research Fellow

  • Research Scientist

  • Quality Assurance Manager

  • Quality Control Manager

  • Clinical Research Associate (CRA)

  • Clinical Reviewer

  • Clinical Data Manager

  • Medical Coder

  • Pharmacologist

  • Biomedical Scientist

  • Food Microbiologist

  • Industrial Microbiologist

  • Environmental Microbiologist

  • Veterinary Microbiologists

  • Medical Technologists

  • Food Technologist

  • Scientific Laboratory Technician

  • Physician Associate

  • Sales Representative

Recruitment Opportunities

The M.Sc Microbiology post graduates can find employment opportunities in many public and private companies, hospitals, academic institutions, pharmaceutical MNCs, manufacturing companies, product packaging centres, nursing homes, diagnostic centres, and clinical testing centres. 

The Popular recruiters are:

  • Infosys

  • Zydus Cadila

  • Accenture

  • Cipla Inc.

  • Biocon

  • Roche Diagnostics Corporation

  • Quintiles Inc.

  • Sciformix

  • Emcure

  • Cognizant

  • Syngene

  • Wipro

  • Capgemini

  • National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER)

  • Mascot International

  • Siron Technology Pvt. Ltd.

  • Lakshmi Life Sciences Ltd.

  • Jubilant Life Sciences

  • Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT)

  • Alpha Pharma Healthcare India Private Limited

  • Krauter Healthcare Limited

What is the Eligibility for M.Sc Microbiology?

The students who have completed their B.Sc in Microbiology/Zoology/Botany/Biotechnology/Biochemistry/Genetics/Applied Genetics and any other life science subjects with 50% aggregate from recognised universities are eligible to apply for M.Sc Microbiology.

How to get admission to M.Sc Microbiology course colleges in Bangalore ?

  • The students interested to join M.Sc Microbiology course can “Apply Online” through our website to get a hassle free admission process.

  • The M.Sc Microbiology course is one of the most popular courses that is making some noise in the current industry. 

  • There is a huge demand for this course, the chances are high that seats may run out very fast and many students may miss the chance of joining this course due to unconventional methods like waiting. 

  • In order to avoid this the students can opt for NRI/Management quota seats under direct admissions from Galaxy Education. 

  • The interested students can get easy admissions to top M.Sc Microbiology colleges in Bangalore 

  • The desired students can directly contact us to pre book your seats in top M.Sc Microbiology colleges in Bangalore under direct admission mode, so that you will be having the confirmed admissions even before the academic year starts.  


This M.Sc Microbiology is available for students all over India and admission depends on Bachelor’s degree performance, previous academic record, qualifying entrance examinations, and additional certifications. Multiple assistant, internship, project, and career opportunities are available in different public and private sector departments, businesses, and companies after successful completion of the course. 

The students can WhatsApp us on 91 9916505050/ 8088602346 for more details about M.Sc Microbiology Course.

At Galaxy Education, we help you through the process of finding and applying to the right Colleges in Bangalore. Contact us in below details to get more information on admission procedure and how to secure your seat:

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