M.Sc. in Biotechnology is a two-year postgraduate programme that prepares students for exciting careers in the rapidly-evolving field of Biotechnology. It’s a unique, industry-centric, research-based programme that imparts knowledge and skills in the core Biotechnology domains such as Industrial and Medical Biotechnology, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics as well as in emerging domains such as Biosensor, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.

As one of the best universities offering M.Sc. Biotechnology programme in Delhi NCR, Apeejay Stya University (ASU) aims to meet the growing demand of skilled workforce in the Indian Biotechnology sector which is expected to hit $100 billion by 2025. The two-year M.Sc. Biotechnology programme offered by ASU in Gurugram has been developed in such a way as to provide theoretical knowledge along with hands-on practical exposure.



B.Sc. PCM & Bio Stream/ B.Tech. Biotech/ B.Tech. IT/ B.Pharma./ MBBS/ BDS/ BAMS/ BHMS with Min 55% Marks.
Criteria: Consistent Academic Record & Interview.


2 Years

Fee and Scholarships (2022-23)

Aggregate Score obtained in 10+2 examination Net Tuition fee (per annum) after scholarship *
For Students For Defence Personnel/ Wards For Apeejay Alumnus
greater than 60% 1,52,500 1,42,500 1,32,500
less than or equal to 60% 1,72,500 1,62,500 1,52,500
Net Tuition Fee (per annum) without scholarship 2,60,000 2,60,000 2,60,000


* Additional Scholarship available on merit cum means basis for truly deserving students, on case to case basis. Scholarship offered based on graduation aggregates.

Additional Charges are inclusive of:

Development Fee (per annum) 20,000
Security Fee - One Time Payable (Refundable) 5,000
CRC - One Time Payable with the 1st Semester Fee 3,000
Online Library (per annum) 2,000
Group Insurance Accident Policy (per annum) 200
Total 30,200

Programme Features

  • Inquiry-based learning and vibrant ambience conducive to breed excellence
  • Innovative pedagogy to develop analytical skills and power of reasoning
  • Access to state-of-the-art labs and expertise
  • LIVE Research Projects with industry and premier institutions
  • International internships
  • Global Recognition: Cutting edge research published in top 3-10% science journals of the world
  • 100% placements in Healthcare Industry & Biotech Institutions
  • Industry benchmarked course curricula
  • Sequential internships: 2 month duration summer internships in 1st summer break and 02 full semester (3rd & 4th) internship in the final year of the programme

Course Outline

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S. No Course Semesters
1 Quantitative Biology; Biostatistics Tools 1
2 Bioinformatics 1
3 Molecular Genetics; Genomics 1
4 Bioanalytical Techniques and Instrumentation-II 1
5 Research Methodology 1
6 Enzymology: Basic & Applied 1
7 Fundamentals of Biotechnology Management 1
8 Environmental & Regulatory Physiology 1
9 Biochemistry 2
10 Genetic Engineering; Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) 2
11 Drug Design & Pharmacogenomics 2
12 IPR, Regulatory Affairs 2
13 Cell and Tissue Culture, Stem Cell Research 2
14 Nanotechnology; Biosensors 2
15 Medicinal Chemistry; Drug Discovery & Development 2
16 Industrial Biotechnology 3
17 Applied Immunology 3
18 Molecular & Immunodiagnostics 3
19 Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 3
20 Scientific Writing and Critique 3
21 Plant Biotechnology and Tissue Culture 3
22 Molecular Medicine 3
23 Metabolism & Metabolomics 3
24 Microbiology: Basic & Applied 3
25 Research Project  3
26 Dissertation in Areas of Elective 4

Training & Placements

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