M.Sc. On Campus

Medical Biotechnology (DBT Supported)

Bharathiar University

24 months
375 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Medical Biotechnology (DBT Supported) MSc programme offered at Bharathiar University aims to generate highly skilled human resources with the ability to comprehend and analyze biological problems paramount to human health and contribute to the development of updated, contemporary and appropriate solutions.


Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

The specific programme objectives are to develop post-graduates with the following competencies:
  • Contribute to problem identification and development and offering of solutions relevant and pertaining to human health by associating with biomedical industries, laboratories, non-profit organizations or in pursuit of doctoral studies at National/International level
  • Effectively communicate the technical developments in biotechnology in order to become a successful entrepreneur in one’s own caliber and expertise
  • Develop their knowledge and skills throughout their careers as an ongoing and evergrowing enterprise

Program Outcomes (POs)

On completion of the Medical Biotechnology (DBT Supported) MSc programme offered at Bharathiar University, the students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a broad understanding of biotechnology
  • Employ computational and other next generation tools to understand and resolve biological problems.
  • Independently carry out research to identify, formulate and solve problems in biotechnology in general and medical biotechnology in particular
  • Demonstrate ethical behaviour and biosafety norms
  • Articulate facts and ideas through professional communication in the form of reports and documents
  • Apply advanced knowledge of science and technology for societal impact
  • Adapt to work in inter and transdisciplinary teams
  • Exhibit knowledge of contemporary developments and sustainable systems
  • Expound ability to learn new developments as per professional requirements
  • Plan, articulate, implement and manage the projects independently 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biochemistry
  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Genetics
  • Developmental Biology and Human Physiology
  • Biostatistics
  • Immunology and Immunotechnology
  • Biophysical Principles and Analytical Techniques
  • Medical Microbiology and Infection Biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




90 alternative credits
  • 90+12


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

  • Bachelor’s degree in any of: Life Sciences/Biological Sciences (Botany, Zoology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Genetics, Biomedical Genetics etc); Bachelor’s degree in Technology, M.B.B.S./B.D.S/B.V.Sc./B.Pharm.
  • Ten Seats through All Indian GAT-B (Graduate Aptitude Test for Biotechnology). Then students have to apply with GATB score to Bharathiar University by online through website.
  • Ten Seats through Bharathiar University selection criteria.
  • The candidates have to pay the Registration Fee of Rs.400/- through net banking/ Debit/Credit Cards/DD/NEFT. SC/ST candidates have to pay only Rs.200/- provided they have to produce a photo copy of his/her community certificate. The online filled in application form shall be completed in all respects and the soft copy can be downloaded.
  • The application may be filled online at the guidelines for filling up the online application is available at

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    375 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 750 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National tuition fee: INR5,280/semester ($71)

Living costs for Coimbatore

18295 - 24970 INR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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