M.Sc. (Microbiology)

Program Details

  • M.Sc. (Microbiology)

About M.Sc. (Microbiology)

M.Sc. Microbiology is a master level course. Duration of this course is 2-years long and its syllabus is divided into 4-semesters. It also gives practical & theoretical learning of the subjects to the candidates and covers the studies of micro-organisms & their eects on society. Microbiology is career presenting in nature and provides many job opportunities for the candidates after its successful completion. It is the discipline in which scientists combine life science with other advance sciences to investigate living systems and their advantages.

Microbiology is one of the emerging and applied branches of Life Science which directly impacts over various and essential areas of human life & livelihood. Microbiology is a broad discipline, and microbiologists study microbes at the level of proteins and genes (molecular biology), at the cellular level (cell biology and physiology) and at the community level (public health, ecology and epidemiology). Branches of Microbiology include applied microbiology, mycology, applied virology, parasitology, metabolism & nutritional values, microbial genetics and food & pharmaceutical industries.

Admission 2024-25

Course Duration

2 Years

Fees per Sem.



Completed Bachelor degree (B.Sc./B.Voc./B.E./B.Tech.) under 10+2+3/4/5 pattern in Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Biomedical, Genetics, Botany, Zoology, Life Sciences, Pharmacy, Medicine (MBBS), BDS, BHMS, Physiotherapy with 50% marks from a recognized university/institute

Admission Procedure

Admission by Apply Online OR Visit Campus

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What makes M.Sc. (Microbiology) @ DU unique?

  • Highly Qualified, Well Experienced, Industry Linked, Dedicated Faculties
  • A strong theoretical foundation for crystal clear fundamentals
  • Focus on project-based learning with applications of technologies in real life
  • Exposure to cutting-edge technologies through seminars and workshops
  • Inter-disciplinary, management and soft skill courses for holistic learning
  • Earn While You Learn program transforms a student into an entrepreneur
  • 90%+ Placement track record by School of Computer Science since 2013

Why M.Sc. (Microbiology) @ DU?

  • Highly qualified, well experienced and industry linked dedicated faculties
  • Exposure to skills and techniques through seminars and hands-on training workshops
  • Well-equipped laboratories with research work-oriented environment
  • An education system with strong focus on skill development
  • Inter disciplinary approach to achieve over all development of student with aim to impart leadership, entrepreneurship, management and technical expertise in students along with industrial/field exposures

Career Opportunities

This program is designed to keep in mind that the microbiologist can work with valuable sectors like healthcare, pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, government, education and environmental.

Job Roles:

1. Microbiologist, 2. Project Assistant, 3. Research Analyst, 4. Clinical Research Associate, 5. Nutritionist, 6. Consultant, etc.


Our well-planned and standards-based sequence of fruitful experiences targets students’ practice and achieves proficiency in content and applied learning skills. With a boom in value and skill-based education, our curriculum offers the same diversity to the learners.

( CC - Core Courses, DE - Discipline Specific Elective Courses, PC - Practical Courses, AE - Ability Enhancement Courses, SE - Skill Enhancement Courses, PW - Project work/Dissertation work )

Who will Teach You?

Our faculties are well versed with the subject knowledge, having ample experience in their respective fields. They contribute to the holistic development of the personality of students by providing enough care and attention. The faculties are continuously involved in effective classroom teaching, academic advising and counseling of students, participation in departmental committee work, continuous development of the curriculum through assessment, applied research or scholarly activity, and service such as assisting in the recruitment of students.

Ultra Modern Infrastructure

With our ultra-modern infrastructure, smart classrooms, lush green campus, a wide range of sports facilities, and highly professional staff, we aim at nothing less than the best. Our students are our biggest assets and we continually work to bring the most dynamic and superior quality education to our young lot. Additionally, we also have a hostel facility for students.


The Training & Placement Cell at Darshan University is well-known for its consistent placement records. We strive to facilitate students in finding jobs that match their skill sets. T&P Cell also assists students in defining their career goals and attempting to achieve their ambitions through various pre-placement activities.

Pre-placement Activities
  • Mock Interview
  • Mock Group Discussion
  • Aptitude Preparation
  • English Proficiency Improvement Program
  • Technical Workshops/Seminars
  • Internship Programs
  • Industrial Visits
  • Skill Development Activities
Placement Process
DU Placement Process

Prominent Alumni

The alumni of Darshan University have made remarkable contributions to the growth and development of our nation, ranging from infrastructure development to the service sector. 7000+ Alumni are serving as engineers, scientists, technocrats, academicians and entrepreneurs to benefit society and humanity. They represent the ethos of Darshan University across the world and make a significant impact on society. The highly enriched alumni of DU serve as a link between the past and the present, aspiring to be the catalyst for a bright future.

Activities & Achievements

Getting involved in clubs, societies, volunteering and part-time work is a great way to meet new people, enjoy your time at university and ensure you strike a healthy balance between studying and your social life. The university offers a wide range of interest-based clubs like the Literature and Fine Arts’ club, sports club, Music club, etc.

Life Beyond Books

The opportunities for fun and adventure in and around Darshan University are endless.

Beyond Classroom, learning will give the students excellent exposure to field exposure and company visits and surrounding locality. Taking the students outside the class and giving them the freedom to explore things around them in real-time gives them a lot of practical knowledge and nurtures they are minds with positive thoughts along with overall personality development. These excursions are also an essential part of developing them as responsible citizens who appreciate cultural diversity. There are numerous ways in which the students can be given exposure to look beyond books. We at the Darshan University don’t restrict our learners’ to only classroom learning they will be given equal, or we can say more preference is given to learning beyond books. We organize the events like,

  • Google GDG Meet
  • Udaan - Cultural Festival
  • Musical Event
  • Self-Defense Activities
  • Alumni Meet
  • Frolic - Technical Symposium
  • NCC - Naval Unit
  • Astronomy Activity
  • Thanganat - Navratri Celebration
  • Yoga - NSS Activity

A University is a path to success in career. We, at Darshan University cultivate skill focused career path for you to achieve strong success in 40-year long career.

Admissions Open for A.Y. 2024-25

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