24 months
24 EUR/year
12 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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This programme at Alagappa University is structured in such a way to impart more knowledge in science, in particular in Microbiology.


The benefits that man can derive from the activities of microbes are immense. Medical microbiology, Agricultural microbiology, Environmental microbiology, Industrial microbiology, Microbial biotechnology and all branches of microbiology tell us how microbes involved in various human endeavours. Microbiology is giving a helping hand to improve the quality of life.

Programme objectives

  • To acquire knowledge on the basics of microbiology.
  • To make the students understanding on fundamental interaction of the microbes with other biological and non biological elements.
  • To enable the students to be technically sound in the Microbial Techniques.
  • To prepare students at Alagappa University to do research on the Recent Trends in Microbiology.
  • To make them experts in the field of Applied Microbiology.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microbial Biochemistry
  • Microbial Physiology 
  • Food Microbiology
  • Agriculture and Environmental Microbiology
  • Medical Microbiology
  • Immunobiology
  • Industrial Microbiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




90 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.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

A candidate who has passed Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Sciences (Microbiology,

Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Zoology, Bioinformatics, Agricultural / Veterinary / Fisheries Sciences / Pharmacy) degree with at least 50% of marks and 45% marks for SC/ST candidates as main course of study of any university accepted by the syndicate as equivalent thereto.

Original Certificates:

  • Cumulative Statement of Marks / Grade Certificates
  • Provisional Certificate
  • Transfer Certificate of the qualifying degree
  • Community Certificate and Medical Fitness Certificate for verification and return except T.C. and Medical Fitness Certificate)

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Tuition Fee

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  • International

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

    12 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • tuition fee: ₹1000
  • first year total fee: ₹15500
  • foreign students: double the tuition fee plus other fee as applicable


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