MSCBCH : Master of Science(Biochemistry)

Programme Type DEGREE
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Sciences
Duration 2 Years
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization Biochemistry
Description

With a substantial number of courses from the discipline of Biochemistry and a few interdisciplinary and skill enhancing courses, this Master of Science in Biochemistry programme is designed to provide an in-depth knowledge in Biochemistry while giving the learner an opportunity to explore subjects beyond the discipline. The programme has the following broad objectives:

  • To inculcate the concepts of biochemistry;
  • To provide the knowledge and skills required by a postgraduate in biochemistry;
  • To fill the gap between academia and industry with regard to demand and supply.
Eligibility

Bachelor's degree in Science/ Pharmacy/ B.Tech - Biotech/Agriculture/ Veterinary Nursing/ Medical Laboratory Technology/ Medical graduates with Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects at 10+2 level

Fee Structure

Rs. 36,200/- per annum plus Registration/Development fee as applicable

Programme Coordinator Dr. M. Abdul Kareem and Dr. Arvind Kumar Shakya, School of Sciences. Emails: abdul.kareem@ignou.ac.in & arvind.kumar@ignou.ac. in. Phones: 011-29572809, 29572836

Course Details


Course Codes

Title of the Course

Type of Course

Course Credits

Year:1 - Semester I

MBC-001

Concepts of Biochemistry (Core)

Theory

4

MBC-002

Cell and Molecular Biology (Core)

Theory

4

MBC-003

Bioanalytical Techniques (Core)

Theory

4

MBCL-001

Biochemistry Lab I(Core)

Lab

4

Year:1 Semester II

MBC-004

Enzymes and their applications (Core)

Theory

4

MBC-005

Concepts and connections in metabolism (Core)

Theory

4

MBC-006

Recombinant DNA Technology and its applications (Core)

Theory

4

MBCL-002

Biochemistry Lab II

Lab

4

Elective course (*any two in a year)

MBCE-012*

Plant Biochemistry

Elective

4*

MBCE-013*

Human Physiology

Elective

4*

MBCE-014*

Microbiology

Elective

4*

Year:2- Semester III

MBC-007

Bioinformatics and Biostatistics (Core)

Theory

4

MBC-008

Genetics and Evolutionary Biology (Core)

Theory

4

MBC-009

Clinical Biochemistry (Core)

Theory

4

MBCL-003

Biochemistry Lab III (Core)

Theory

4

Year:2- Semester IV

MBC-010

Research methodology(Core)

Theory

4

MBC-011

Animal and Plant tissue culture(Core)

Theory

4

MBCP-001

Project

Project

8

Elective course (*any two in a year)

MBCE-015*

Immunology and immunological techniques

Elective

4*

MBCE-016*

Toxicology

Elective

4*

MBCE-017*

OMICS

Elective

4*

Regional & Study Centre Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
SHIMLA 1102: GOVERNMENT P.G. COLLEGE (1102)
PUNE 1693P: VIDYA PRATISHTANS SCHOOL OF BIOTECHNOLOGY VIDYANAGARI PUNE 1693P
KOLKATA 2855: BIDHAN CHANDRA COLLEGE (2855)
MADURAI 43084: SREE NARAYANA GURU COLLEGE (43084)
VARANASI 27119: B.R.D. PG COLLEGE, DEORIA (27119)
VARANASI 2737: M.D.P.G. COLLEGE, PRATAPGARH (2737)
BIJAPUR 1324: BASAVESHWAR SCIENCE COLLEGE BAGALKOT (1324)