B.Sc. (Microbiology)

Bachelor of Science in Microbiology


The student must have passed 10+2 with a minimum of 55% marks in the respective qualifying examination from a recognised educational board.

The students must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Zoology/Botany as the mandatory subjects in 10+2 or any other equivalent qualifying examination.

Duration:3 year full time course

Skills to be learned /enhanced:

Before microbiologists can solve the problems caused by microbes, or exploit their abilities, they have to find out how microbes work. They need to have practical hands on experience with microbes. They can then use this knowledge to prevent or treat disease, develop new technologies in various fields like Pharmaceuticals, agriculture, food etc. and improve our lives in general. Basic skills include interpersonal, analytical, mathematical, speaking and writing expertise, and further being detail-oriented.

Career Prospects:

The scope of Graduate in Microbiology is soaring day by day. A person trained in Microbiology is called a MICROBIOLOGIST. A student can choose to study further and gain specialized knowledge and education before stepping into the corporate world.

As far as job prospects are concerned the requirement of adept professionals in Microbiology is in demand with many industries like health industry, food industry, research organizations, pharmaceuticals and chemical industries across the world. These companies offer lucrative packages to students in accord with their educational qualification and personal skills.

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