MSc and PhD Biotechnology Admissions 2018 @ Nirma University: Nirma University was established in 2003. It is the first private University in Gujarat. It has been recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under Section 2 (f) of the UGC Act and reaccredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with ‘A’ Grade. It has also recently received SIRO (Scientific and Industrial Research Organization) recognition from DSIR, Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. It is consistently ranked among top 10 private universities in India. Nirma University consists of Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Faculty of Management, Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of Science, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Architecture & Planning, Faculty of Commerce, Faculty of Design and Faculty of Doctoral Studies &

MSc and PhD Biotechnology Admissions 2018 @ Nirma University

Institute of Science, Nirma University:

The Institute of Science established in 2004 under the aegis of Nirma University has grown leaps and bounds since its inception. The Institute has been established with a view to promoting cutting-edge research in the field of science and the academic environment at the Institute provides ample opportunities for students to learn, experiment and acquire knowledge in the specific fields of science.

Programmes Offered:

  • MSc Biotechnology
  • MSc Biochemistry
  • MSc Microbiology
  • PhD (Full Time & External)

Salient features of M.Sc. Programmes at the Institute of Science:

  • Outcome-Based Curriculum, Teaching, Learning and Continuous Assessment throughout Semesters, Grading pattern
  • Highly qualified faculty members having Ph.D. and research experience
  • State of art laboratories for postgraduate studies and research
  • Digital library equipped with a collection of books & online and print journals
  • Placement Cell and Social Extension Activities
  • A disciplined, serene and pleasant environment spread over 110-acre campus including Hostels with Internet and Intranet facilities, Canteen, Student Store, Transport, Auditoriums, Seminars Halls, Gymnasium, Sports Ground and Bank with ATM Facility.


The Institute of Science has dedicated Research Laboratories (for 50 Research Scholars) comprising a Central Instrumentation Facility, Plant Growth Area, Animal Cell Culture Facility, Insectariums, Animal House. Moreover, the institute has nine core faculty members and one DST – Young Scientist with diverse expertise in biological sciences and with research projects funded by DST, DBT, GSBTM, GUJCOST, SAC-ISRO, AYUSH etc. leading into high-quality publications in national and international journals.

Eligibility Criteria:

Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Physics, Biomedical Engineering, BHMS, BAMS, Physiotherapy, and others with minimum 50% marks. The selection will be based on the merit of entrance test to be conducted by the Institute on 15th June 2018 at Ahmedabad.

Application Procedure:

The online application form available on our website ( should be filled. The application will be processed once the application fee of Rs. 1250/- is received through online payment.

Last Date of Receiving Applications: 12th June, 2018

MSc and PhD Biotechnology Admissions 2018 @ Nirma University

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