MSc Course Curriculum

Semester I

Course Code

  Subject NameLTPCInstructor(s)Slot
BB xxxBiochemistry and Bioenergetics2106  
BB405Molecular Biology2106  
BB402Cell Biology2106  
BB553Bioinformatics1046  
BB xxxMathematical and Numerical Methods for Biologists2106  
BB421Genetics [FH]3003  
BB xxxBiological Thermodynamics and Kinetics [SH]2103  

Total number of credits: 36
Total number of contact hours: 20 h (16 h theory + 4 h lab) per week
(course codes for some of the courses will be updated soon)

Semester II

Code  Subject NameLTPCInstructor(s)Slot
First Half
BB xxxAnalytical Biochemistry2103  
BB xxxMicrobiology2103  
BB xxxGenetic Engineering3003  
BB xxxBiomolecular Spectroscopy2103  
BB412Genomics and Proteomics3003  

Total number of credits: 15
Total number of contact hours: 15 h theory per week

Second Half
BB xxxLab:
iLab: Integrated Biochemistry, Microbiology, Genetic Engineering and Biophysics laboratory
003015  
Total number of credits: 15
Total number of contact hours: 30 h lab per week
(course codes for some of the courses will be updated soon)

Semester III

Code  Subject NameLTPCInstructor(s)Slot
BB505Molecular Immunology2106  
BB xxxMolecular Enzymology [FH]2103  
BB xxxResearch Methodology and Scientific Communication Skills [SH]3003  
 Elective I [one full semester course or two half semester courses] (Department or Institute Elective)   6/8  
 Elective II [one full semester course or two half semester courses] (Department or Institute Elective)   6/8  
BB519Project Proposal Presentation and Dissertation00010  

Total number of credits: 34 to 38
Total number of contact hours: 12-18 h (10-12 h theory + 0-8 h lab) per week depending upon the Elective one chooses
(course codes for some of the courses will be updated soon)

Elective I & II

Code

  Subject NameLTPCInstructor(s)Slot
BB xxxPlant Biotechnology2048  
BB xxxAnimal Biotechnology3003  
BB xxxEnvironmental Biotechnology3006  
BB648Protein Engineering2106  
BB xxxVirology3006  
BB414Molecular Diagnostics3003  
BB601Introduction to Bionanotechnology3003  
BB633Movement neuroscience [FH]3003  
BB645Drug Discovery and Development [FH]3003  
BB705Fundamental Concepts in Developmental Biology3006  
BB xxxBiodesign3006  
BB xxxApplied Microbiology [FH]0084  
BB706Fundamental and Practical Aspects of Microscopy3006  

Semester IV

Course Code

  Subject NameLTPCInstructor(s)Slot
 Elective III [one full semester course or two half semester courses] (Department or Institute Elective)   6  
 Elective IV [one full semester course or two half semester courses] (Department or Institute Elective)   6  
BB592Project Stage II00028  

Total number of credits: 40
Total number of contact hours: (4-6 h theory and 0-4 h lab) per week depending upon the Elective one chooses
(course codes for some of the courses will be updated soon)

Elective III & IV