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Doctoral Programme

in Microbiology & Immunology


Course Overview

A Ph.D. in Microbiology and Immunology is a doctoral degree program that focuses on the study of microorganisms, their interactions with the environment, and the immune system's response to these microorganisms. This program is designed to provide students with advanced knowledge and skills in microbiology and immunology research, enabling them to pursue careers in academia, industry or government.

The program typically takes 3 years or more to complete and involves coursework, laboratory research, and the completion of a dissertation. Students in this program will take courses in microbiology, immunology, molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, and other related fields. These courses provide students with a strong foundation in the basic principles of microbiology and immunology, as well as advanced knowledge in specific areas of research.

The faculty at GLA University provides excellent guidance to Ph.D. students in Microbiology and Immunology to work on research projects. These research projects may focus on various areas, such as the study of infectious diseases, the development of vaccines, the mechanisms of microbial pathogenesis, or the immune response to cancer.

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Designed to Produce Science Mavens

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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    Microbiology Lab

    for practical study of advanced nanotechnology

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    Organic Synthesis Lab

    for intentional organic compound construction learning

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    Immunology Research Lab

    for advanced study about cancer research

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    Engineering Chemistry Lab

    to amalgamate engineering with chemistry

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    14 Research Centres

    to provide students with immense scope for research

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    Top-Notch Placements

    up to Rs. 55 LPA

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This degree is the most revered education across diverse industries and government departments.

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  • Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC)
  • Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL)
  • Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL)
  • Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)
  • Institute of Nano Science & Technology
  • National Fertilizer Limited (NFL) 
  • National Food Corporation (NFC)

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  • Apollo Hospitals
  • Cargill
  • Dr. Lal Path Labs
  • Eurofins Scientific
  • Lotus Herbals
  • Merck & many more

iconFurther Study

  • M.Phil  in Microbiology/ Immunology & other allied specializations 
  • Preparation for competitive government job exams
  • Research Projects


In the placements of previous year, over 3000 GLAdiators have bagged offers from top recruiters from the industry.
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Why Ph.D. in Microbiology & Immunology at GLA?

The Ph.D. Degree in Microbiology & Immunology prepares students well for public and private sector employment opportunities. Furthermore, after completing this degree, students can pursue further study in various specializations such as Molecular Chemistry, Physical & Materials Chemistry, Bio-Informatics, etc.

They acquire the following positions:
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    Microbiology Lab Technician

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    Research Associate




Candidates for admission to the Ph.D program shall have 55% marks in Master's degree for the admission in Applied Science & Humanities (Biotechnology, Applied Physics, Applied Chemistry, Applied Mathematics, and English), Law, Management and Education. However, 60% marks in Master's degree remaining Courses (Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering & Application, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Pharmaceutical Sciences).


  • 1st Year : 70,000/- INR
  • 2nd Year : 70,000/- INR
  • 3rd Year : 70,000/- INR