M.Sc. BIOTECHNOLOGY

M.Sc. Biotechnology College in Delhi NCR


MSc Biotechnology Course Overview:

Biotechnology is a vast branch of science, which is not confined or bound as a single discipline but includes many interdisciplinary branches of science,apidly gaining significance and opportunities for youngsters who want to explore the new frontiers of science. Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Biotechnology is a postgraduate course, which deals with Animal Biotechnology, immunology, Nanotechnology, Industrial Biotechnology,Genomics & amp; Proteomics,Genetic Engineering and other fields.

M.Sc. Biotechnology is two years post graduation program, affiliated to CCS Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut with an occupancy of 30 seats.The program focuses on intensive research embedded teaching and learning process.

IMS Ghaziabad offers a high-quality education atmosphere and latest laboratory facilities to make their students competent as per the industry demand. Special emphasis is given on dissertation, Internships and industrial/Laboratory and visits several other departmentalactivities like guest lectures, seminars, and conferences are regularly held to bridge the gapbetween student and successful professionals of biotechnology.

Science Beyond Borders

Academic Excellence

Research Orientation

Placements

The course takes a period of 2 years for completion, each year is divided into two semesters. Each semester has a perfect combination of subjects enlisted by the University curriculum.

UNIVERSITY CURRICULUM
FIRST YEAR
Semester I Semester II
101 Fundamental of Genetics 201 Fundamentals of Biochemistry
102 Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics 202 Plants Genetics Resources
103 Statistical Methods and Bioinformatics in Biology 203 Biotechnology in Crop Improvement
104 Tools and Techniques in Biotechnology 204 RDT and Genetics Engineering
SECOND YEAR
Semester III Semester IV
301 Microbial, Industrial and Environmental Biotechnology 401 Project
302 Concepts of Nanotechnology
303 Animal Biotechnology & Immunology
304 Genomics and Proteomics

Research and development

  • Research & Development
  • Lab Technician
  • Research Assistant
  • Research Associate
  • Senior Research Associate
  • Scientist
  • Senior Scientist

Quality Assurance(QA)

  • Quality Assurance Associate
  • Quality Assurance Specialist
  • Quality Assurance Manager
  • Quality Assurance Inspector
  • Validation Associate
  • Validation Specialist

Clinical R & D

  • Biostatistician
  • Medical Expert
  • Data Associate
  • Project Manager
  • Safety Reporter

Academics

  • Lectureship
  • Project Assistant
  • Lab Technician
  • Lab Assistant

Forensic

  • Forensic Biologist
  • Genomics Technician
  • Molecular Biology Technician

Scientific Writing

  • Knowledge Processer
  • Scientific Writer
  • Journal Editor
  • Associate Editor

The dedicated team of qualified faculty mentors delivers the subjects, the educators are experts in curriculum, having a rich academic and corporate experience. The faculty is advanced and proficient in latest innovative pedagogies and  create differential learning experience for classrooms. A core faculty team is surmounted with Guest speakers and Visiting Faculty.

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  • IMS is always committed for the holistic development of the student.
  • Corporate Resource Centre (CRC) works as interconnecting link between the academia & Industry.
  • The placement activities are further supplemented through summer internships, dissertation, expert’s lectures and industrial visits.
  • As a team, we thrive on the philosophy of innovation and evolution in quality and contemporary education; constantly adding value to the professional life of the students.

The objective of Dissertation and Summer Internship Projects is to test the independent research skills of student. Internships not only encourage personal development,but it also advances a greater understanding of the subject and different career opportunities. It deploys the student learning and self-assessment. It helps to generate the employability in the students well.

Click here for the list of six months Dissertation/Projects and Summer Internship Projects

  • Beyond the academics, industrial visits provide a practical perspective to the students which help to combine the theoretical knowledge with the industrial exposure.
  • Main objective of such visits is to know the real working environment of the industry.
List of Industries and Lab visited
  • Yakult Danone India Private Limited, Food Park, Rai Industrial Area, HSIIDC, Sonipat, Haryana
  • National Dairy Research Institute (NDRI) Karnal
  • Parle Biscuits Private Limited, Bahadur Garh, Haryana
  • Mother dairy Patpar Ganj New Delhi
  • Moon Beverages Limited, Coca Cola, Greter Noida
  • GB Pant National Institute of Himalayan Environment & Sustainable Develepment, Almora, Uttrakhand
  • Jubilant Life Sciences, Gajraula
  • Department of Microbiology, Maulana Azad Medical College, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, New Delhi
  • Yakult Danone India Private Limited, Sonipat, Haryana
  • Ananda Dairy, Pilakhuwa (Uttar Pradesh)
  • Central Sophisticated Instrument Cell (CSIC) PGIMER, Chandigarh
  • Verka Dairy, Mohali, Punjab> Indian Council of Agricultural Research- National Bureau of Plant Genetic Research (ICAR-NBPGR), Pusa, New Delhi.
  • National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources (NISCAIR) Pusa, New Delhi.

  • Guest Lectures are a way of augmenting the students with the latest updates of the Industries and Technical know-how.
  • Engaging the learners in ensuing discussions is an invaluable part of modern education system.
  • The students become aware about Industry needs, latest technical appraisals, and channels for higher studies.

Dr. N.R. Kalla

Dr. Vivek Dixit

Dr.Ajay Kr. Bhati

Dr.O.P. Lal

Dr. V.N. Sharma

List of guest lectures organized from 2018-2020
Name of the Guest Topic of Lecture
Dr. Shruti Shankar Gaur
Founder, RIEDU New Delhi
How to be your own boss
Dr. Rajneesh Kumar
Analyst & Training Co-ordinator, Pharmacopoeial Laboratory for Indian Medicines, Ghaziabad
Quality control analysis using modern techniques
Dr. Rajkumar S. Karla
Research Scientist, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Ibaraki, Japan
Research aspects and scope of Biotechnology and Microbiology
Dr. Manoj Kumar Pandey
Scientific Officer, Indian Pharmacopoeia Commission, Ghaziabad
Salient features of Indian Pharmacopoeia and Microbiological Quality Control of Pharmaceutical Products
Mr. Arjun Gaur
Founder, LIFEz HONOUR, Gurugram
Life transformation by overcoming fears
Mr. Rakesh Kumar Shahi
Director, Abha Biotechnology, Noida
Biotechnology and its job aspects
Dr. V. N. Sharma
adjunct Prof MIET, Meerut adjunct Prof MIET, Meerut
Current Research Studies in the field of Biology
Dr. Vivek Dixit
Research Scientist, Department of Orthopedics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) New Delhi
�Metabolic Bone Diseases and the Role of Vitamin D: An Overview�.
Dr. Ajay Kumar Bhati
Professor & Director (ICT), School of Environmental Affairs, Universidad Metropolitana, UMET
Guest Lecture on "Water Pollution: A Major Issue

With the objective to learn research-based strategic learning and teaching practices we conduct workshops on various subjects. It helps the learner to understand the various research aspects of modern concepts.

Details of Workshops held in School of Biosciences
S. No. Topic Date
2016-17
1 World Ozone Day 16/09/2016
2 Pollinators and Pollination Modeling 17/02/2017
3 National Science Day 28/02/2017
4 Current Resarch Prospects in Biotechnology 24/04/2017
5 Molecular Visualization Tool – Pymol 06/04/2017
6 Modern Method of Drug Discovery: In-silico Drug Designing 20/04/2017
2017-18
1 Science Journalism 28/09/2017
2 Basic Laboratory Techniques in Plant Tissue Culture 16 to 17/11/2017
3 Sustainable agriculture and rural transformation 26/12/2017
4 Advanced Molecular Techniques 12 & 13 /02/2018
2018-19
1 Plant Molecular Biology Techniques 12 to 13/09/2018
2 Career Prospects in Biotechnology 22/10/2018
3 Biodiversity, Wildlife & Traditional Knowledge 01/12/2018
4 Molecular Biology: A Tool for Tumor Diagnosis 15/02/2019
2019-20
1 Molecular Diagnostics of Infectious Diseases: Advances and its Applications 19/09/2019
2 Basic and Advanced Immunological Techniques 19 & 20 /12/2019
3 Instrumentation and Microbiological Techniques 27 & 28/01/2020
4 Workshop on Bioinformatics 21 to23/05/2020
5 Elementary Bioinformatics 24 June to 03 July 2020

Educational tours always have a major element to provide new educational environments and rich experiences. In this context each year we plan an education cum excursion tour for the different locations:

  • Educational Tour to Jaipur, Rajasthan
  • Education Tour to Almora, Ranikhet & Nainital
  • Education Tour to Chandigarh, Mohali, Shimla & Kufri

IMS is well known for its academic excellence and is often considered as the 'first stop' for a large number of industries and other organizations for recruiting undergraduate and post-graduate students.

2019-2020
S.No. BATCH NAME COURSE COMPANY NAME PACKAGE
1 2018-2020 DEEKSHA SHARMA M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY AS TRAINEE (EXECUTIVE) AT DHRUV INFO SYSTEMS PRIVATE LIMITED, NEW DELHI 1.20 LPA
2 2018-2020 POOJA SINGH M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY AS LAB TECHNICIAN-RTPCR TEST AT JITM SKILLS PRIVATE LIMITED, DELHI 3.00 LPA
3 2018-2020 SACHIN TOMAR M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY AS SCIENTIFIC BUSINESS AMBASSADOR AT INZPERA HEALTHY HABITS HAPPIER LIVES 1.80 LPA
4 2018-2020 SANJEEV SINGH M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY AS TRAINEE (TECHNICAL CONSULTANT) WITH REINSTE NANO VERTURES PVT. LTD. NEW DELHI 1.80 LPA
5 2018-2020 SAOMYA AGARWAL M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY AS REPRESENTATIVE OPERATIONS WITH CONCENTRIX DAKSH SERVICES INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED, NEW DELHI 3.00 LPA
6 2018-2020 ROOPAL CHAUDHARY M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY AS EXECUTIVE CUSTOMER SERVICE WITH IENERGIZER BUSINESS PROCESS EXCELLENCE, NEW DELHI 3.00 LPA
7 2018-2020 RICHA SOLANKI M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY COMMISIONING EDITOR, STM JOURNALS 1.20 LPA
2018- 19
PG
S.No. BATCH NAME COURSE COMPANY NAME PACKAGE
1 2017-19 ANJALI SINGH M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVE, LIFE SCIENCE INTELLIPEDIA, NOIDA 1.68 LPA
2 2017-19 JYOTI POONIA M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY RIDLEY LIFESCIENCE PVT. LTD. NEW DELHI 2.00 LPA
4 2017-19 MANSI GUPTA M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY AS TRAINEE (EXECUTIVE) WITH IT BREAK COM PVT. LTD NOIDA 1.20 LPA
5 2017-19 NIRBHAY KUMAR M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY CURRENTLY, WORKING AS PROJECT FELLOW AT NATIONAL AGRI-FOOD BIOTECHNOLOGY INSTITUTE (NABI), MOHALI, PUNJAB, INDIA. 1.44 LPA
6 2017-19 RUBY SHARMA M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY  RESEARCH ASSOCIATE, DABUR RESEARCH FOUNDATION, SAHIBABAD, GHAZIABAD 1.80 LPA
7 2017-19 SUGANDHA GUPTA M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY RESEARCH OFFICER, MUZZAFARNAGAR MEDICAL COLLEGE & HOSPITAL, MUZAFFAR NAGAR (U.P.) 3.00 LPA
UG
S.No. BATCH NAME COURSE COMPANY NAME PACKAGE
1 2016-19 MILAN RAGHAV BSc. MICROBIOLOGY AS BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT EXECUTIVE AT ABHA BIOTECHNOLOGY, NOIDA 1.68LPA
2 2016-19 SAKSHI TYAGI BSc. BIOTECHNOLOGY ZARA ENTERPRISES VENTURE PVT. LTD., NEW DELHI 1.86LPA
3 2016-19 SHIVANGI BSc. BIOTECHNOLOGY JOB AT INGEX PVT LTD. 1.7LPA
2017-18
S.No. BATCH NAME COURSE COMPANY NAME PACKAGE
1 2016-18 JYOTI GOYAL M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
-"PATHLAB" AT LIFE CELL INTERNATIONAL PVT. LTD. ALIGARH
2.60 LPA
2 2016-18 KM MONIKA GUPTA M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY WORKING AS JRF (PROJRCT) IGIB 3.90LPA
3 2016-18 KM NIDHI VARSHNEY M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY WORKING AS JUNIOR RESEARCH FELLOW AT NIPGR- ARUNA ASAF ALI MARG, JNU CAMPUS, POST BOX NO. 10531, NEW DELHI-110067 2.5LPA
  4 2016-18 KM SHWETA JAIN M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY RES ASSTT. POST
All India institute of medical sciences (AIIMS) NEW DELHI
3.72 LPA
5 2016-18 POOJA SHARMA M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY  PROCESS ASSOCIATE, CAPGEMINI NOIDA 3.00 LPA
6 2016-18 BHARTI SHARMA M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY JR. OFFICER QUALITY CONTROL DEPARTMENT, ACME GENERICS LLP, BADDI HIMACHAL PRADESH 3.00 LPA
UG
7 2015-18 KM. REETU PAL B.Sc. BIOTECHNOLOGY MEDICAL CODER, I SERVICES PVT. LTD. NOIDA 1.44LPA
2016-17
S.No. BATCH NAME COURSE COMPANY NAME PACKAGE
1 2015-17 ANKIT KUMAR M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY PRODUCTION MANAGER, KENZO NUTRICO PRIVATE LIMITED, GURGAON 5.00 LPA
2 2015-17 KALPANA KHATANA M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY AS A LAF EXPERT, AZOTH BIOTECH LPP, NOIDA 2.64 LPA
3 2015-17 KAMAR JAHAN M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY AS A CRL TECHNICIAN, SARASWATHI INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, HAPUR 2.64 LPA
4 2015-17 PRIYANKA BAJPAI M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY AS SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT (S.M.E.) FOR BIOLOGY, VASI OLBUIZ INFOTECH PRIVATE LIMITED, G.B. NAGAR U.P. 2.16 LPA
2015-16
S.No. BATCH NAME COURSE COMPANY NAME PACKAGE
1 2014-16 ASHWANI KUMAR M.Sc BIOTECHNOLOGY AS PRODUCT MANAGEMENT TEAM (PMT) WITH MICRO 2 MEGHA HEALTHCARE, NEW DELHI 3.00 LPA

Learning by doing is the philosophy that IMS believes in. There are more than 20 student driven clubs, divided into two categories- Life skill based clubs and Employability skill or Domain Clubs. The clubs are owned and managed by a student council and have monthly agenda, meetings and an event calendar that prudently followed for maximum opportunity and skill based learning outside classrooms. For details click here

Eligibility for Admission:
  • The candidate should have obtained the Bachelor�s degree in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Zoology/ Microbiology/ Botany/ Chemistry/ Agriculture.
  • The candidate should have secured at least 50% (45% for SC/ST) in aggregate at graduate level university examination.
  • Candidates appearing for B.Sc. final year examination or awaiting their results are also eligible to apply. Their candidature, however, shall be considered, subject to the clearance of the qualifying examination
Selection Procedure:

The admission to the M.Sc. Biotechnology program will be done on the merit (based on the aggregate marks at graduate level) declared by the CCS University.

Admission Procedure:
  • Interested Candidates can obtain Application forms from Admission Office at IMS, Ghaziabad. Candidates can also fill the Online inquiry form by clicking on the following link:- https://imsuc.nopaperforms.com .
  • Registration Process starts from April 2019
  • Candidate seeking admission in M.Sc. Biotechnology is required to meet the admission counselor in the institute premises or register ONLINE.
  • Admission is confirmed on the basis of merit & interaction

Documents required for Admission:
  • Photocopy of X, XII & B.Sc. -marksheets (With Originals)
  • Photocopy of Passing Certificates (With Original)
  • Photocopy of Migration Certificate (in case of other then CCS University)(With Original)
  • 4 recent Passport size photographs
  • Gap year certificate (in case gap after B.Sc.).
  • Caste certificate (if applicable)
  • Domicile certificate (if belongs to other then U.P.)
  • Character certificate
  • Aadhar card.
Scholarships & Awards:

Scholarships & Awards under various categories are provided to the students. For details click here

Duration: 2 years Eligibility: 10+2+3  or equivalent Admission Process:

The candidate should have obtained the Bachelor’s degree in Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Zoology/ Microbiology/ Botany/ Chemistry/ Agriculture.

The candidate should have secured at least 50% (45% for SC/ST) in aggregate at graduate level university examination.

Candidates appearing for B.Sc. final year examination or awaiting their results are also eligible to apply. Their candidature, however, shall be considered, subject to the clearance of the qualifying examination

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