Biotechnology, M.Sc. | Savitribai Phule Pune University | Pune, India
24 months
374 USD/year
374 USD/year
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The M.Sc. Biotechnology course at Savitribai Phule Pune University is offered by the Department of Biotechnology, one of the most prominent centre of teaching and learning in biotechnology with major emphasis on practical training in all the relevant branches of Biotechnology. We at this department inculcate research acumen and bioentrepreneurship in our students.


In the first year of M. Sc. Biotechnology course at Savitribai Phule Pune University, the emphasis is on tutorials and practical. In the second year, research projects form 25% of the practical course. A strong student-teacher interaction is encouraged.

Key Features

  • After completion of first year, the students are encouraged for summer training for a period of two months (during the vacation) at various universities/National research institutes of repute, with the hope that they can interact with recognised scientists in the fields of their interest.
  • Further, the Department arranges lectures by scientists from India and abroad in many areas of Biotechnology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biochemistry 
  • Cell and Molecular Biology
  • Plant and Animal Biotechnology
  • Microbiology
  • Genetics
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Immunology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Molecular Diagnostics
  • Bioprocess Engineering and Technology
  • Emerging Technologies

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




80 alternative credits


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

  • Two copies of the Matriculation, Higher Secondary Pre-University of Indian School Certificate or Senior School Certificate (10+2) or an equivalent examination certificate, showing the age/date of birth of the candidate duly attested by the Principal of the College/School last attended or a Gazetted Officer;
  • A character Certificate from the head of the Institution last attended;
  • Two attested copies of the statement of marks obtained by the candidate in Senior School, Bachelor’s Degree/Master Degree Examination etc; or their equivalent examination;
  • Two attested copies of the Bachelor’s Degree and/Master’s Degree;
  • SC/ST/OBC Certificate, if belonging to SC/ST/OBC category;
  • A medical Certificate for PH Candidates certifying nature & percentage of disability issued by the competent medical authority;
  • Migration Certificate (in original) from the Head of the Institution/University last attended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 374 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    374 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 374 USD per year during 24 months.
  • 30550 Indian Rupees
  • Entrance fee (International): $1097


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