24 months
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The department has well-equipped three teaching laboratories, six specialized research laboratories, centralized computer & networking laboratory and a common instrumentation laboratory. The Microbiology programme is offered at the Panjab University.


Key facts:

  • The Microbiology programme is offered at the Panjab University.
  • The Department established in 1964 is one of the oldest and pioneer Microbiology departments in the country. The department has made a steady progress in teaching and research since its establishment and has been recognized by various Government agencies including Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Department of Science & Technology (DST), Ministry of Science & Technology for special assistance under various programmes. The graduates from this department are already employed in various National/International academic, research and industrial organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Microbiology
  • Food Microbiology
  • Industrial Microbiology
  • Immunology Environmental Microbiology
  • Microbial Physiology 
  • Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology

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.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • B.Sc (Hons.) in Microbiology from Panjab University B.Sc (Pass or Hons) from any other University or must have studied Microbiology as one of the elective subject during three years in B.Sc.

Tuition Fee


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