About B.Sc. 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. MicrobiologyProgram Outcomes

Why Study B.Sc. 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:


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)



Constituent College of Parul University


Eligibility Criteria

The candidate shall have passed HSC (Physics, Chemistry and Biology as Compulsory Subjects) Examination from recognized board


Mode of Admission

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Faculties Offering

Faculty of Applied Sciences (Vadodara Campus)

B.Sc. Microbiology feesFees


B.Sc. Microbiology

₹ 90,000/- First Year and ₹ 60,000/- From Second Year onwards.*

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

B.Sc. Microbiology CurriculumCurriculum

Chemistry-I Chemistry-II
Basics of Computer Application Principles of Microbiology
Cell Biology Molecular Genetics
Biophysics and Instrumentation Biochemistry-II
Biochemistry-I Basic Mathematics & Basic Statistics
Communication Skills-I Communication Skills-II
Lab I Lab I
Lab II Lab II
Chemistry-III Chemistry – IV
Microbial Genetics Medical Microbiology
Immunology Microbial Biotechnology
Applied Microbiology Food Microbiology
Microbial Physiology Molecular Biology
Microbial Diversity and Classification Bioinformatics
Lab I Lab I
Lab II Lab II
Dairy Microbiology Bioethics
Virology Dissertation Project
Environmental Microbiology Agricultural Microbiology
Microbial Metabolism Recombinant DNA Technology
Industrial Biotechnology Enzymology
Omics Technologies  
Lab I  
Lab II  

B.Sc. Microbiology Curriculum Laboratories


Computer Labs

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


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

B.Sc. Microbiology CurriculumActivities

National Seminar On ‘Recent Trends in Research and Development’

National Seminar on 'Recent Trends in Research and Development' was successfully organized by Faculty of Applied Sciences, Parul University in collaboration with the Microbiology Society of India wherein reputed subject experts Dr. Deshmukh, Dr. Wakte and Dr. Awasthi delivered keynote addresses.

Visit to Commercial Plant Tissue Culture Laboratory

Industrial visit of trainees under a 3 day workshop on commercial Plant Tissue Culture was jointly organized by Faculty of Applied Sciences. The trainees visited Commercial Plant Tissue Culture laboratory for Sugarcane and Banana, Sugar Factory and it's distillery at Shree Ganesh Khand Udyog Sahkari mandli Ltd., Vataria Bharuch.

Dhoom 2020

Parul University's annual festival is a celebration of cultural diversity and features a platform for students' creative expression. For Applied Science students the platform developed and shaped their interpersonal skills and personal confidence to match the needs of the industry and enhance their employability.

Science Vibe – 2019

The faculty of Applied Science celebrated National Science Day on 15th March, 2019 by organizing Science Vibe event. The event covered various competitions like Working Model Presentation, Poster Presentation, Scientific spot photography, Quiz, Science Game, etc. There were 468 participants from various branches of Parul University.