A Master of Science or M.Sc. is a post-graduate degree with a focus in science, medicine, or engineering. The M.Sc. in Biotechnology combines two of these disciplines, focusing on biology and chemistry along with principles of design and engineering.
Program Outcomes (POs)
PO1 Apply the knowledge of principles and concepts of Biotechnology to practical problems in industry and academia.
PO2 Identify, formulate, research literature, and analyze biological problems to arrive at substantiated conclusions using principles of life sciences.
PO3 Create, select, and apply appropriate techniques, resources, and modern analytic tools including prediction and modeling of biology with an understanding of the limitations.
PO4 Apply reasoning informed by the contextual knowledge to assess societal, health, safety, legal and cultural issues and the consequent responsibilities relevant to the professional industrial practice.
PO5 Understand the impact of the biotechnology, and demonstrate the knowledge with sustainable manner and commit to professional ethics and responsibilities and norms of the industrial and scientific community, function effectively as an individual, and as a member or leader in multidisciplinary settings.
PO6 Communicate effectively by writing reports and presentation with the scientific community and society at large. Be able to comprehend and documentation by giving and receive clear instructions.
PO7 Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of scientific and management principles and apply these to one’s own work, as a member and leader in a team. Manage projects in multidisciplinary environments.
PO8 Recognize the need for, and have the preparation and ability to engage in independent and life-long learning in the broadest context of technological and scientific change.
Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)
PEO1 The objective of the Biotechnology is to equip the students to apply knowledge of molecular mechanisms of cellular processes in living systems including microbes, plants, and higher order organisms to applied aspects.
PEO2 The laboratory training along with theory is included to prepare them for careers in the industry, agriculture, and applied research where biological system is increasingly employed.
PEO3 Basics and current updates in the areas of Industrial Biotechnology, Fermentation Technology, Agriculture & Environmental Biotechnology are included to train the students and also sensitize them to scope for research.
PEO4 The Masters in Biotechnology Programme will address the increasing need for skilled scientific manpower with an understanding of research ethics involving animals and humans to contribute to application, advancement, and impartment of knowledge in the field of biotechnology globally.
PEO5 To produce students who attain professional leadership role.
PEO6 To produce students who demonstrate a commitment to life-long learning.
Program Specific Outcomes (PSOs)
PSO1: An expert to work on biotechnological concepts and allied fields (medical, microbial, agricultural, environmental, plant and animal) with modern tools and techniques towards product and process development for academic, industrial and research applications.
PSO2: Proficiency to demonstrate entrepreneurial and leadership skills with life- long learning.