M.Sc.Biotechnology , Patna University

(Seventh Oldest University of the Indian Subcontinent.)


M.Sc.Biotechnology, Patna University


Course Structure


The M.Sc. Degree Course in Biotechnology shall contain the following papers each carring 100 marks and spread over Four semesters in two academic sessions.

Semester I

BT-M-101

Cells & Molecular Biology and Genetics

BT-M-102

Microbiology

BT-M-103

Biomolecule and Basic Enzymology

BT-M-104

Practical-I

Semester II

BT-M-201

Biophysics and Instrumentation

BT-M-202

Biology of Immune system

BT-M-203

Bioprocess Technology

BT-M-204

Practical-II

Semester III

BT-M-301

Recombinant DNA Technology

BT-M-302

Plant and Animal Biotechnology

BT-M-303

Biostatistics and Bioinformatics

BT-M-304

Practical-III

Semester IV

BT-M-401

Environmental Biotechnology

BT-M-402

Microbial Biotechnology

BT-M-402

Advance Plant & Agriculture Biotechnology

BT-M-403

Practical-IV

BT-M-404

Project Dissertation and Viva-voice


Prospectus and admission from


Prospectus with application form for admission to M.Sc. Biotechnology Course, Patna University shall be available on payment of Rs. 500/- (Five hundred) only through DD/Banker’s cheque in favour “M.Sc. Degree Course in Biotechnology, Patna University” payable at Patna.


Application form and prospectus can also be obtained by post or downloaded through Patna University website www.pubiotech.in. Request for obtaining application form by post or the duly filled in downloaded application form must be accompanied by a DD/Banker’s cheque of Rs. 550/- drawn in favour of “M.Sc. Degree Course in biotechnology, Patna University” payable at Patna.


Application completed in all respect should be submitted to the office of the Coordinator, M.Sc. Biotechnology Course, Biology Block II, Patna Science College Campus, Patna University.


For further details, contact the Department either personally or on following phone numbers during office hours:

Phone No. :- 9431457533, 8521007516