M Sc Microbiology

M Sc Microbiology


Course Type : Post Graduate
Course Duration : 2 Year
Eligibility : BSc Microbiology/Biochemistry/Biotechnology/CBZ with min 50%
Admission Procedure : Merit of Qualifying Examination
No. of Seats : 30

About the Department

Shaheed Udham Singh College of Research and Technology, Tangori started Master of Science in Microbiology in 2009. The course is affiliated to Punjabi University, Patiala.  The course is spread over two academic years to be called M.Sc. Part-I and M. Sc. Part-II. Each part shall consist of two semesters. Dynamic faculty, well euipped labs and well stocked laboratories are the main highlights of the College. The laboratories are equipped to conduct advanced practicals and research work.  Microbiology laboratories are involved in isolation, purification, characterization and identification of   microorganisms, microbial production of industrial products, optimization of   fermentation process, strain improvement etc. The Department also arranges lectures by scientists and academicians in many areas of Microbiology. 

Career oppurtunities

It is an era of competition where every student wants to get the best opportunity in respect of jobs and such dreams / opportunities could be cashed in the field of Microbiology in the present scenario. There is a great scope for career in Microbiology with various employment opportunities in research, marketing and production in fields like medicine, healthcare, animal husbandry, agriculture, environment and industry.
Microbiologists: what do they do…???
• They make novel & nutritious agriculture products.
• They make vaccines & therapies.
• They make clones.
• They make healthy foods.
• They make environment clean.
• They become Scientists.

Microbiologists: what do they work with…???
• Bacteria/ Viruses • DNA
• Proteins • Enzymes
• Health & Nutrition
• Drugs & vaccines • Agricultural products