Bioinformatics > M.Sc. - Bioinformatics

M.Sc. Bioinformatics - Stands for Master of Science in Bioinformatics. An M.Sc. is a two year postgraduate degree, eligibility for which is an undergraduate degree in the stream of science. Bioinformatics is a field of biosciences that applies statistics to molecular biology. Subjects usually studied under this degree are Programming in C, Cell Biology, Genetics, Essential Mathematics & Statistics, Bioinformatics, Data Structures & Algorithms, Microbiology, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Immunology, Biodiversity and Ecological Informatics, Genoinformatics, Applications of Bioinformatics, Molecular Biology Techniques etc.

Basic Eligibility

 

The eligibility criteria for pursuing a master’s degree are holding a bachelor's degree with science subjects such as (biology, maths and chemistry). The duration for this course is 2 years.

Job Prospects

There is lot of scope in the bioinformatics field. Most of the professionals are employed in biotechnology, biomedical sciences and pharmaceutical companies. Graduates can seek employment in private and government hospitals.  Fresh graduates can also opt for teaching jobs in universities and colleges.

Students can also work with lthe eading scientific research institutes .  Even biomedical products manufacturing industries are employing a large number of professionals from this field.  There are lots of career opportunities available in India as well as in foreign countries for bioinformatics scientists.

Some of the top Indian companies hiring professionals in bioinformatics: -

 

  • Wipro
  • Ocimumbio
  • Reliance
  • Jubilant Biosys
  • Satyam
  • Tata Consultancy Services
  • Accelrys, Inc.
  • IBM Life Sciences
  • BioMed Informatics
  • Silicon Genetics and Tessella


Remuneration: -

Graduates working in government hospitals and in research centers can earn between Rs. 8,000 – Rs. 20,000 depending on the factors such as qualification, designation and experience. Professors employed in government colleges can earn around Rs 10,000 to Rs 15,000 every month. Professionals working in private pharmaceutical sectors or MNC’s can get approximately around Rs. 4, 50,000 to Rs 6, 00,000 per annum.

Job titles: -

 

  • Lecturer
  • Database designer
  • Scientists
  • Bio-analytics
  • Self-employment
  • Informatics developer
  • Researcher
  • Software developer
  • Marketing Executive
  • Service provider in discovery software and in research applications

Institutes Offering M.Sc. - Bioinformatics

Mahatma Gandhi College, Guntur - Master of Science in Bio Informatics
A.V.C. College, Mannampandal - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Amrita School of Biotechnology, Kollam - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Annai College of Arts and Science, Kumbakonam - Master Of Science in Bioinformatics
Annamalai University - Master of Science in Bio Informatics (Integrated Course)
Aquinas College - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Arihant Education Foundation,Pune - Master of Science in Bio-Informatics
Arya School of Management & Information Technology (ASMIT), Bhubaneshwar - Master of Science in Boi- Informatics
Asian Institute of Health Sciences - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Auxilium College - Master Of Science in Bioinformatics
Awadhesh Pratap Singh University - Master of Science M.Sc. (Bio-informatics)
Banasthali University - Master of Science in Bio-Informatics
Bharath College of Science and Management - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Bharathiar University, Coimbatore - Master Of Science in Bioinformatics
Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirapalli - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Bioinformatics Distributed Information Center - Master of Science in Bio-informatics
Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra - Master of Science in Bio-Informatics
Bishop Heber College - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Centre for Life Long Learning - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Centre for Life Long Learning - Master of Science in Bioinformatics (Lateral Entry into 2nd Year)
Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University, Kanpur - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
CMS College of Science and Commerce - Master of Science in Bio-informatics
DAV College - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Deogiri College - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
DKM College for Women, Vellore - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Dolphin (PG) College of Life Sciences - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Dr. MGR Janaki College of Arts and Science for Women - Master of Science in Bio Infomatic
Dr. Zakir Husain Institute - Master of Science in BioInformatics
Extol Institute of Management - Master of Science Bio Informatics
Goswami Ganesh Dutta Sanatan Dharma College - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Govt. T.R.S.Autonomous College - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Guru Nanak College, Chennai - Master of Science in Bio Informatics
Gyan Vihar School of Sciences - Master of Science in Bio-Informatics
Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya - Master of Science in Bio Informatics
Indo-American College - Master Of Science in Bioinformatics
Institute of Genetic Medicine and Genomic Science (IGMGS) - Master of Science in Medical Bioinformatics
Integral University - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Jacob School of Biotechnology & Bio-Engineering - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Jamia Milia Islamia University, Delhi - Master of Science in Bioinformatics(Self Finance)
Jamia Milia Islamia University, Delhi - Master of Science in Bioinformatics(Self Finance)
Jamia Milia Islamia University, Delhi - Master of Science in Bioinformatics(Self Finance)
K.S. Rangasamy College of Arts & Science - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Karpagam Arts and Science College - Master of Science in Bio-Informatics
KG College of Arts and Science - Master of Scienc in BioInformatics
Kongunadu Arts and Science College - Master Of Science in Bioinformatics
Kristu Jyoti College of Management and Technology - Master Of Science In BioInformatics
Kuvempu University - Master Of Science In Bio-Informatics
Maharaja Krishnakumarsinhji Bhavnagar University - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Mar Athanasios College for Advanced Studies Tiruvalla, Tiruvalla - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Mar Augusthinose College - Master Of Science In Bio-Informatics
MES College for Advanced Studies - Master Of Science In Bio-Informatics
MGM College of Computer Science and Information Technology - Master of Science in Bio-Informatics
Microtek College of Management & Technology, Varanasi - Master of Science in Bio-informatics
Mohamed Sathak College of Arts and Science - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
National Institute of Management Studies, Bangalore - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Noorul Islam College of Arts & Science (NICAS), Kanyakumari - Master Of Science in Bioinformatics
North Eastern Hill University - Master of Science in Biotechnology & Bioinformatics
North Orissa University - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Oasis Institute of Health Sciences & Research Centre - Pune - Master of Science in Bio-Informatics
Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Patkar-Varde College, Mumbai - Master Of Science in Bioinformatics
PGP College of Arts and Science, Namakkal - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Prof. Dhanapalan College For Women - Master Of Science in Bioinformatics
Prof.Dhanapalan College For Women - Master Of Science in Bioinformatic
Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Information Technology and Biotechnology - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya - Post Graduate Diploma in Bioinformatics
S.S. Institute of Medical Sciences Management Technology & Research - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Sambalpur University Institute of Information Technology - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
School of Distance Education, Bharathiar University - Master of Science in BioInformatics
School of Life & Basic Sciences, Jaipur National University - Bachelor of Science & Master of Science in Integrated Bioinformatics
School of Life & Basic Sciences, Jaipur National University - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Shankarlal Khandelwal Arts, Science and Commerce College - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Sikkim Manipal University Directorate of Distance Education (SMU-DE), Bangalore - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Singhania University - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Sree Amman Arts & Science College - Master Of Science in Bioinformatics
Sri Guru Gobind Singh College - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Sri Krishna Arts and Science College (Autonomous) - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Sri Ramakrishna College of Arts and Science for Women, Coimbatore - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Sri Venkateshwara Institute of Distance Education - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Sri Venkateshwara Institute of Distance Education - Master of Science in Bio-Informatics (LE to Sem III)
St Aloysius Institute of Management & Information Technology (AIMIT), Mangalore - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Stella Maris College, Chennai - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Theivanai Ammal College for Women - Master Of Science in Bio Informatics
Union Christian College - M. Sc. Bio-Informatics
University of Kota - Master of Science in Bioinformatics
Vel Sri Ranga Sanku College (Arts and Science) - Master of Science in Bioinfomatic

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