BSc Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology (Bachelor of Science in Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology)
Duration: 3 years
Level: Bachelor Programme.
Mode of Admission: Merit/Management
- Merit- process involves selection criteria based on the perticular college applied.
- Management- Students looking for Management seats can go for Direct Admission
About The Course:
This course provides a unique blend of subjects enrich the candidate’s knowledge, creates a highly adaptive environment, and provides opportunities to grow successfully in the respective field.
The Genetics curriculum focuses on the application of biotechnology and microbiology in the genes, expression of genes, genetic variation, gene pool, structure and function of genes, and heredity of animals, plants, and human beings. It includes the theories and concepts related to gene behavior, function, traits, location, variety, mutation, and applications in research. Candidates will have diverse knowledge about the characteristics, features, properties, and applications of genetic information after successful completion of the course.
The Biochemistry curriculum emphasizes on the study of chemical processes at the molecular level that occur within living systems. It explains simple life processes based on cellular components like proteins, lipids, carbohydrates, chromosomes, and organelles. Candidates will have diverse knowledge about the characteristics and properties of subjects related to chemistry, genetics, and biology and their applications in microbiology, forensics, plant science, and medicine after successful completion of the course.
The Microbiology curriculum emphasizes on the study of the living system and its relationship with the outside environment. It covers subjects related to bacteriology, mycology, virology, general microbiology, biochemistry, genetics, medical, agricultural, industrial, food, dairy microbiology; immunology, molecular biology, genetic engineering, bioinformatics, biophysics, and space microbiology.
Career Scope of BSc Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology
Career opportunities are available in government and private food industries, pharmaceutical industries, hospitals, chemical industries, research and development organizations, and companies. Potential career roles:
- Professor/Teacher/ Lecturer
- Scientific Officer
- Plant Breeder
- Genetics Laboratory Technician
- Clinical Geneticist
- Biotech Sales Engineer
- Research Associate
- Forensic Expert
- Research Officer
- Quality Control Executive
- Quality Assurance Manager
- Clinical Research Associate
- Medical Representative
- Quality Control Officer
- Bio-medical Chemist
- Chemical Engineering Associate
- Technical Writer
- Clinical Data Analyst
Placements for BSc Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology
- Research Institutions
- Zydus Cadila
- Cipla Inc.
- Roche Diagnostics Corporation
- Quintiles Inc.
- Himalaya Drug Company
- Siron Technology Private Limited
- Anand Diagnostics
- Central Food Technology Research Institute (CFTRI)
- Dr Reddy's Laboratories Limited
- Tata Memorial Centre
- Indian Society of Cell Biology
- Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.
- Infosys Technologies Limited
- Bayer CropScience Limited
- Vimta Labs Limited
- Reliance Life Sciences
- Jubilant Life Sciences