Course Details

Duration of Course - 2 Years (4 Semesters)


Career Prospects

A Master in Microbiology can become a Biomedical Scientist, Microbiologist, Haematologist, Technical Brewer, Toxicologist or Research Scientist in any Research Laboratory.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Eligibility for M.Sc. in Microbiology a) B.Sc." graduates with any Life Science Subject securing at least 50% (45% for SC/ST and Category-I candidates) marks in aggregate of all optional subjects are eligible. B.Sc." graduates in Biotechnology and B.Sc. (Hons.) Graduates in Biotechnology / Biology / Botany /Microbiology / Zoology are also eligible provided they have secured 507o marks in the aggregate of all the optional subjects. b) In the absence of candidates
  • Graduates in Agricultural Science, Dairy Sciences. Horticulture, Forestry. Fisheries, Pharmacy, Engineering (Biotechnology). Medicine/Dental or Agricultural Engineering, with 50% (45% for SC/ST and Category-I candidates) marks in the aggregate are eligible.


PG Program Intake Karnataka NRI($)
1st Year 2nd Year Total 1st Year 2nd Year Total
MSc - Microbiology 35 175000 Rs 175000 Rs 350000 Rs 5000 $ 5000 $ 10000 $



MSc-Microbiology Syllabus


Dr. Pushpa H

Professor and Vice Principal

MSc- MPhil, PhD
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Dr. Snehalatha V.

Associate Professor.

M.Sc. (Agri.), Ph D, NET
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Dr. Vemula Vani

Associate Professor.

M. Tech., PhD
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Dr. Nimita Venugopal C

Assistant Professor

Ph.D Microbiology
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Dr. Prasanna Srinivas R

M.Sc., M.Phil., in Microbiology, Ph.D., KSET