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M.Sc. Medical Biotechnology
About Program: The field of medical biotechnology is experiencing rapid growth in recent years, leading to the development of several innovative techniques for preventing, diagnosing, and treating diseases. Medical biotechnology is also called Red biotechnology because of its application in the manufacturing of bio-pharmaceuticals like vaccines, enzymes, antibiotics etc. is the use of living cells and cell materials to research and produce pharmaceutical and diagnostic products that help treat and prevent human diseases.
- M.Sc. Medical Biotechnology is 2- years long full- time postgraduate course divided over 4 semesters.
Bachelor degree in Biological, Biomedical, Life Science, Biochemistry, Clinical research, Pharmacy, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Botany, Zoology, Nursing and related discipline with 50% marks.
According to the reports of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, by the year 2026 Medical Biotechnology is expected to rise more, giving a huge number of job openings. After completion of this course, students can work in pharmaceutical companies, hospitals, diagnostic centers, R&D laboratories of Governmental and Private sectors. After completion of course student may pursue Ph.D. or established their on start-ups.