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M.Sc. (Biomedical Science)


Biomedical science is in an amalgamation of biological sciences and medical sciences. The focus of this program is to gain advanced knowledge and skills in the field of Biomedical Sciences, which would create a strong base for research & development for innovative ideas & translation of inventions to clinical medicine for the betterment of human health. Advanced biomedical research is a rapidly-changing, dynamic and complex science that continuously demands accuracy, efficiency, and attention to minute details. The program is a first-of-its-kind in this region of Karnataka. It is a great opportunity for students who are interested in basic, advanced, and translational research and aspire to careers in academia, biomedical research in research centers/Institutes/University or to work in the biotechnical, pharmaceutical and health care industry in India and abroad.

Objectives of the Program

The two years Master of Science in Biomedical Science program provide students with an intellectually motivating education to acquire a systematic understanding of integrated specialties of biological and medical sciences. Our M.Sc. in Biomedical Science program will give students a strong foundation in a range of medically related subjects, including anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, cell biology, microbiology, biochemistry immunology, nanotechnology, cell technologies, and OMICS technologies as well as other specialized subjects like statistics, bioethics, IPR, regulations.

Scope of the program

    It always gives the personal satisfaction of using our scientific and detective skills to investigate disease to help scientists, physicians, and clinicians to alleviate the sufferings and/or save the life of patients. This program helps in diversifying of an interesting and rewarding career with a range of opportunities for personal and career development.
  • The students will acquire hands-on experience in laboratory techniques-Skill development.
  • Develop communication skills through group discussions, journal clubs, and seminar presentations.
  • Education in the preparation of audio-visual aids for teaching, posters/manuscripts preparation and presentation in conferences/workshops, as well as journal publications.
  • Allow them to shape their subsequent advanced studies, Ph.D. and Post-doctoral research towards the topics that interest them the most in the areas of Biological and Medical Sciences.
  • eeking for jobs in Biotechnology & Pharmaceutical Industries, Healthcare industry, and Research Centres/Institutes/University.

Structure of the program

Duration: Program shall be 2 academic years with semester pattern having a total of 4 Semesters.

Program Syllabus: The syllabus of M.Sc. in the Biomedical Science program has been prepared as per the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) pattern. The syllabus has been prepared to take into consideration of the UGC guidelines, syllabus of SLET/NET examination, and other universities as well as the specific inputs of the Expert Committee Members.

The Medium of Instruction and Examination: Medium of Instruction and Examination shall be in English

Maximum Intake per Batch: 20 students

Available Facilities

- Highly qualified and experienced faculty - Basic research laboratories - Pharmaceutical grade cleanroom facility - Hostel facility (Boys and Girls) - Hostel mess facility - Sports facility (outdoor, indoor, and gym) - Swimming pool - Library and allied facilities (internet connectivity, electronic journals, etc.) - Medical, Dental, Physiotherapy and Nursing Colleges and Hospital facility

SDM Research Institute for Biomedical Sciences| A unit of Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara University