Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

M.Sc Biotechnology Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

Also known as: VIT Vellore

Quick Facts

Total Fees
2.20 Lakhs

Fees Details

2.20 Lakhs
Disclaimer: Data for total fees has been calculated based on all years/semesters as provided by the college. The actual fees may vary.

Important Dates

For all Exams Accepted by this Course
Dates Events
28 Feb, 2019 Form Submission| Mode: online
28 Oct, 2018 Form Availablity| Mode: online

Course Details

  • Mode: Full time
  • Duration: 2 Years

This is a two year postgraduate programme biotechnology. The degree for this course will be provided by Vellore Institute of Technology.


Semester 1-

  • Biomacromolecules 
  • Molecular Biology and Recombinant DNA Technology 
  • Microbiology 
  • Analytical Instrumentation 
  • Computer Programming 
  • Biochemistry and Microbiology Lab 
  • Molecular Biology and r DNA 
  • Technology Lab 

Semester 3-

  • Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 
  • Aquatic Biotechnology
  • Biostatistics and Research Methodology 
  • Bioethics and IPRs 
  • Bioethics and IPRs 4 Elective 
  • Bioprocess and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology Lab 
  • Tissue Culture Lab

Semester 2-

  • Bioprocess Technology and Biocatalysis 
  • Immunotechnology 
  • Enzyme Technology 
  • Plant Genetic Engineering 
  • Environmental Biotechnology 
  • Immunology and Enzyme Technology Lab 
  • Environmental Biotechnology Lab

Semester 4-

  • Project
  • Comprehensive Viva
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Admission Process

  • Candidates will be called for an counseling in the order of merit of their aggregate marks secured in their undergraduate degree programmes calculated up to the fourth semester or second year, whichever is applicable -This is inclusive of Languages / EOP and all the subjects they have studied up to pre-final year.
  • Candidates for admission to other UG programmes will be selected based on the performance in the H.Sc., / Intermediate, and for PG programmes based on the performance in the UG degree.
  • Eligible candidates shall be called for counseling and the admission is decided based on the marks in the qualifying examination. 

Eligibility Criteria

B.Sc. degree from a recognized university in any branch of Biological Science that includes Botany / Zoology, Microbiology / Biochemistry / Biotechnology / Nutrition (or) Home Science / Agricultural Science / Medicine.

Student Reviews

Something special

Posted on 06 Sep' 18 by Kushi Shan
Batch of Jan. 1, 2017 | M.Sc Biotechnology
Love this university not only infrastructure everything happiest place and learn new technology. best college always. the positive environment and no words to describe. I am blessed to study at this university. the best college to everyone. proud to be a vitian.
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Posted on 12 Oct' 15 by Anonymous
Batch of Jan. 1, 2013 | M.Sc Biotechnology
Life at VIT is the most memorable part to be cherished for entire life.. Live campus with amazing faculty. Hostel is one of the best place and food is really good. biotechnology gives opportunity to understand and learn science. Project work adds more.
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