About B.Sc. in Microbiology


The Faculty of Applied Science offers a three year undergraduate program in Microbiology which seeks to impart within the students an understanding of the fundamental minute elements which make up biological organisms. The program imparts a comprehensive knowledge of biology with a particular focus on microbes such us bacteria, fungi, viruses, algae, immunology etc. As a way of developing the practical skills of the students, the faculty is equipped with state of the art facilities and laboratories for research in the various streams of the study. This discipline is an interrelated study of other related disciplines such as biochemistry, physiology, cell biology, ecology, evolution and clinical aspects of microorganisms and develops within the students an understanding of host response to these agents. Our expert teaching faculties, not only prepare our students to analyse the past and present discoveries, but also train them to embark on pioneering new innovations. The department uniquely focuses in the shaping and developing of the students’ industrial skillsets and also prepares them to navigate the career landscape competencies.

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B.Sc. in MicrobiologyProgram Outcomes


Why Study B.Sc. in Microbiology

Microbiology holds a very profound importance in our everyday lives as its study has improved our health, food, fuel and also the environment we live in. Since microbiology is an interdisciplinary science it covers other branches such as chemistry, genetics, botany, zoology, medicine, nutrition, etc. It plays an essential role in the farming sector, diagnosis of certain diseases and ecology, which provides a pool of career opportunities upon graduation. With all this influence of microbiology over such diverse sectors, this discipline has given birth to a wide range of career prospects:
Microbiologist

Microbiologist

An ability to have hands on skills required for carrying microbiology research activity while working independently as well as in collaboration with colleagues.

Research Officer

An ability to apply the fundamentals of molecular biology, genetics, chemistry and technical knowledge to design, perform and analyze results of experiments.

Research Officer
Assistant Professor

Assistant Professor

An ability to navigate the various aspects of technology, and effectively understand them and relate them in relation to microbiology.

Clinical Executive

An ability to develop the understanding of industrial scientific regulations and regulatory frameworks in science for ethical human development.

Clinical Executive
Microbiology Lab Technician

Microbiology Lab Technician

An ability to demonstrate interpersonal skills and professional competences in the various aspects of skill based communication.

Duration: 3 years (Semester System)


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Affiliation

Constituent College of Parul University

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Eligibility Criteria

Candidate shall have passed 12th Examination in Science stream from a recognized board.

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Faculties Offering

Faculty of Applied Sciences (Vadodara Campus), Faculty of Applied Sciences & Research (Ahmedabad Campus)

B.Sc. in Microbiology feesFees

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B.Sc. in Microbiology

₹ 72,000/- Annually*

* Tuition Fees may vary depending on the Country/ State in which the candidate has passed their qualifying examination.

B.Sc. in Microbiology CurriculumCurriculum

Semester 1

Semester 2

Major (Discipline Specific Course)

Major (Discipline Specific Course)

Cell Biology

Biomolecules

Chemistry

Fundamentals of Microbiology

Lab-1- Cell Biology

Lab-1- Biomolecules

Lab-2- Chemistry

Lab-2-Fundamentals of Microbiology

University Electives -1 (Multidisciplinary course) (Select any one)

University Electives -2 (Multidisciplinary course ) (Select any one)

Fundamentals of investment

Digital Health

First aid and life support

Maintenance of household apparatus

Digital banking and insurance

Human Psychology

Digital Media

Digital Health

E-waste Management-Issues and Challenges

Public Health Nutrition

Skill Enhancement Course -1

Skill Enhancement Course -2

Laboratory Best Practices

Mathematical Aptitude

Value Added Course-1

Value Added Course-2

Climate Change & Sustainable Environment

IPDC including History and Culture of India and IKS-I

Ability Enhancement Course -1 /Modern Indian Language-1 (Select any one)

Ability Enhancement Course -2 /Modern Indian Language-2 (Select any one)

Basic English-I

Basic English-II

Basic Hindi-I

Basic Hindi-II

Basic Gujarati-I

Basic Gujarati-II

 

Semester 3

Semester 4

Major (Discipline Specific Course)

Major (Discipline Specific Course)

Molecular biology

Microbial physiology and Genetics

Immunology

Bacteriology

Lab-1 Molecular biology

Biochemical Pathways

Lab-2- Immunology

Lab-1 Microbial Physiology and Genetics

University Electives -3 (Select any one)

Lab-2- Bacteriology

Artificial Intelligence Application in People Management

Skill Enhancement Course -4 (Select any one)

Cyber Security, Tools, Techniques and Counter Measures

Bioinstrumentation

Income Tax Return & E-Filing

Value Added Course-4/ Physical Education (Select anyone)

Intelectual Property

Positive Mental Health

Retail Management

Physical Education: Yoga

Skill Enhancement Course -3

Physical Education: Sports

Artificial Intelligence -AI

Physical Education: NCC

Value Added Course-3

Ability Enhancement Course -4 / Modern European Language-2 (Select any one)

IPDC including History and Culture of India and IKS-2

Advanced English – II

Ability Enhancement Course -3/ Modern European Language-1 (Select any one)

Basic German

Advanced English - I

Basic French -II

Basic German -I

 

Basic French - I

 

 

Semester 5

Semester 6

Major (Discipline Specific Course)

Major (Discipline Specific Course)

Agriculture and Environmental Microbiology

Recombinant DNA Technology

Microbial Metabolism

Industrial Microbiology

Medical Microbiology

Food and Dairy Microbiology

Applied Microbiology

Lab-1 Recombinant DNA Technology & Food and Dairy Microbiology

Lab-1 Agriculture and Environmental Microbiology

Lab-2 Industrial Microbiology

Lab-2 Medical Microbiology and Applied Microbiology

Ability Enhancement Course -5

Skill Enhancement Course -5(Select anyone)

Professional Ethics and Communication

Digital Literacy

Internship/Mini Project-1 (in Major Specific Course)

Finance for everyone

 

 

B.Sc. in Microbiology Curriculum Laboratories


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Computer Labs

Equipped with a total of 15 computer laboratories which are strategically designed to provide students with the most vital practical training exposure.

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Research and Development Lab

As a way of promoting research in robotics and automation, a specific laboratory has been reserved for research and development where students can constantly engage in practical

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Animal house

Animal house

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Animal tissue culture and plant tissue culture labs for high end research

Animal tissue culture and plant tissue culture labs for high end research

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Central instrumentation lab for use of sophisticated equipment

Central instrumentation lab for use of sophisticated equipment

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Analysis lab for analysis of bio molecules

Analysis lab for analysis of bio molecules

https://paruluniversity.ac.in/Biochemistry lab for biochemical estimations

Biochemistry lab for biochemical estimations

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