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Course Overview

Unlock the nexus between biology and technology with our dynamic M.Sc. Bioinformatics program at GLA University. This innovative course delves into the intersection of biological sciences and computational methods, equipping students with the knowledge and skills to tackle complex challenges in diverse fields such as gene therapy, drug discovery, and personalized medicine.

Exploring the Synergy: Through a meticulously crafted curriculum, students embark on a journey to explore the multifaceted realm of bioinformatics. From understanding protein structures and modeling to microbial analysis and computational techniques, our program provides a comprehensive foundation in this interdisciplinary field.

Unveiling the Scope: The scope of bioinformatics is vast and ever-expanding, offering abundant opportunities for research and innovation. Our program delves into human genome sequencing, biomedical research and development, as well as the exploration of gene and protein functions. Students gain hands-on experience in identifying genetic diseases, analyzing evolutionary relationships, and deciphering the three-dimensional shapes of proteins.

Harnessing the Power: With a focus on practical applications, our M.Sc. Bioinformatics program empowers students to harness the power of bioinformatics in various domains. From drug discovery and personalized medicine to preventive healthcare and gene therapy, students learn to leverage bioinformatics tools and techniques for real-world solutions.

Exploring Subfields: The course also explores various subfields and related disciplines within bioinformatics, including computational biology, genomics, proteomics, and transcriptomics. Students delve into cutting-edge research areas such as metagenomics, phylogenetics, and systems biology, gaining insights into the intricate workings of biological systems.

Course Outcome: Upon completion of the program, graduates are proficient in utilizing biological databases and tools, implementing algorithms for sequence alignment, constructing phylogenetic trees, predicting gene and protein structures, and analyzing genomic sequences. Armed with these skills, they are poised to embark on fulfilling careers in research, academia, healthcare, and biotechnology industries.

Join us at GLA University and embark on a transformative journey in M.Sc. Bioinformatics, where innovation meets excellence, and discovery knows no bounds. Unlock the potential of bioinformatics and pave the way for a brighter future in the realm of life sciences and technology.

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Designed to Produce Future-Ready Bioinformaticians

At GLA University, we emphasize education beyond classrooms with project-based learning to ensure our students imbibe what the industry requires.
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    Advance Course Curriculum

    with more focus on research

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    Biotech Labs

    for research-driven learning

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    Highly Experienced Faculty

    drawn from IITs & NITs

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    Project-Based Education

    with case studies & live projects

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    Guest Lectures

    by eminent thought leaders from the industry

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    Top-Notch Placements

    up to Rs. 55.00 LPA

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A degree specialized in Bioinformatics promises multiple future-proof career choices in the public & private sectors.

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  • Food Corporation of India (FCI)
  • Indian Medical Association (IMA)
  • National Rural Health Mission (NRHM)
  • Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI)
  • Central Drug Standard Control Organization (CDSCO)
  • National Agricultural Research System (NARS) & many more

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  • Dr. Reddy’s
  • GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Ltd
  • Zydus
  • Infosys Limited
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions
  • Serum Institute of India Ltd
  • Bharat Biotech
  • BrainWave Biotechnology Ltd
  • Indian Immunologicals
  • Accenture Technology Solutions
  • Tata Consultancy Services Limited
  • Novo Nordisk
  • Panacea Biotech
  • Aventis

iconFurther Study Options

  • Ph.D. (Biotechnology/ Bioinformatics)
  • Research Projects


In the placements of Batch 2022, over 3000 GLAdiators have bagged offers from top recruiters from the industry.
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    Highest CTC

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Why Bioinformatics?

The size of the biotechnology industry in India was evaluated at USD 70 Billion in 2020. As per the projected CAGR, it is anticipated to reach USD 150 Billion by 2025. India is among the frontrunner nations that established a dedicated biotechnology department across industries. The department has constituted BIRAC (Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council) – a not-for-profit agency to empower Biotechnology enterprises.

Bioinformatics Experts acquire the following positions:
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    Bioinformatics Research Scientist

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    Bioinformatics Analyst

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    Bioinformatics Engineer

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    Computational Biologist

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    Individual Contributor

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    Core Facilities

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Applicants must possess a Bachelor’s degree in any relevant area of Biotech/ Life Sciences/ Agriculture/ Pharmacology/ Physics/ Mathematics /Computer Science with at least 50% marks.


  • 1st Year: 1,26,000/- INR
  • 2nd Year: 1,31,000/- INR