Re-accredited by NAAC with a CGPA of
3.62 on a four point scale at 'A' Grade
An ISO 9001 : 2008 Certified University
Dr. D. Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
Dr. D. Y. Patil Biotechnology & Bioinformatics Institute
Tathawade, Pune 411033.
DST-FIST (Level-1),
Supported Institute
(Infrastructure Support for Teaching & Research Awarded by The Department of Science &
Technology, Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. India, New Delhi)
Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), GOVT OF INDIA

Introduction

The two year M.Sc. Biotechnology program has four semesters. These covers topics as:: Biochemistry, Microbiology, Cell Biology, Biomathematics and Statistics, Bio-analytical techniques, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Immunology, Bioinformatics, Genetic Engineering, Enzyme technology, Bioprocess Engineering & Technology, Biosafety & Bioethics, Research Methodology etc. in the first three semesters. There are number of elective courses as: Biopharmaceutical, Food Biotechnology, Environmental Biotechnology, Clinical Biotechnology, Molecular Modeling & Drug Designing. The quantum and level of these courses are decided by Board of Studies and approved by the Faculty of Technology, Academic Council and Board of Management. The course structure is given at the end of this document. At the end of semester's I-III there would be a university examination for the theory component and a practical exam.