M.Sc. On Campus

Life Sciences

Jawaharlal Nehru University

24 months
3300 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Life Sciences School at Jawaharlal Nehru University believe that postgraduate teaching, in order to be effective, must be done by teachers who are also actively involved in research in their respective areas of specialization. 


The School of Life Sciences (SLS) at Jawaharlal Nehru University  was established on the basis of a report prepared by a working group headed by Prof. M.S. Swaminathan in the year 1970. 

Key Features 

  • The School stands today as a unique institution in the country where multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary teaching and research in life sciences have established permanent roots. 
  • The uniqueness of the School essentially lies in the fact that within the School's faculty there are experts and active researchers representing almost all areas of modern biology. Life sciences in its entirety constitute wide range of our research programmes.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Biochemistry 
  • Cell Biology
  • Genetics
  • Microbiology
  • Chemistry of Macromolecules
  • Life Sciences Practical

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Foreign Nationals applying for admission as self financing students are required to provide detail of the Bank account, etc. with their application forms and a certificate from their respective bankers to the effect that they have sufficient funds available in their bank account to sustain their studies in India for the duration of the programme. 

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3300 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1650 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • 216 RS - national 


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