How to prepare for M.Sc. Biochemistry Entrance exam?


Master of Science in Biochemistry is a master’s degree which deals with chemical reactions and combinations in biological process like reproduction, heredity, metabolism, growth etc. It also studies the effect of environment on the living organisms. It combines the subjects of medicine and chemistry and so it is also known as Medical Biochemistry. The course is mainly a two year course which is again divided into 4 different semesters. Sometimes the course duration may differ according to the university but the minimum time required to complete the course is two years. Admission to this course is made through entrance examinations which are carried out by many of the leading universities of the nation.

List of colleges offering M.Sc. Biochemistry

  • Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham - Coimbatore Campus, Tamil Nadu
  • Baba Farid Institute of Technology (BFIT), Uttarakhand
  • Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Punjab
  • Chettinad Academy of Research and Education (CARE), Tamil Nadu
  • Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Maharashtra
  • Muthayammal College of Arts and Science, Tamil Nadu
  • S.R.M. University, Tamil Nadu
  • Saveetha Medical College, Tamil Nadu
  • Sikkim Manipal Institute of Medical Sciences, Sikkim
  • Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University, Puducherry
  • Sri Venkateswara University, Andra Pradesh
  • Uttarakhand Government Medical College, Uttarakhand

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates having a bachelor’s degree in any of the subjects like Botany, Zoology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Animal Science or Medicine and Veterinary Sciences, Nutrition or Food Sciences or B.Sc. Agriculture, in Science stream are eligible for the M.Sc. Biochemistry entrance exam.

General guidelines for preparing for M.Sc. Biochemistry Entrance Exam

Candidates must be very much aware about the entire syllabus of M.Sc. Biochemistry Entrance Exam. They should refer various textbooks related to the subject when they are preparing for the test. They should also possess a basic idea about the subjects covered during the under graduation period. It will be more beneficial if the candidates are referring previous entrance exam question papers.

M.Sc. Biochemistry Entrance Exam Pattern

The exam will be generally an objective type one with multiple choice answers. The candidate can score 4 marks for every correct answer and he/she will lose one mark for every incorrect answer. Depending upon the university which is conducting the exam the pattern and the marking criteria may vary.

Set up a full proof study Plan

Candidates must build a study plan much before they start preparing for the entrance exam. The study plan should be such that the candidate should get enough time to complete the entire syllabus and no time is wasted by the candidates.



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14 Responses to “How to prepare for M.Sc. Biochemistry Entrance exam?”

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    Maha lakshmi:

    I m doing bsc biochemistry final.i want to join msc biochemistry how to prepare for the xam what shall be the syllabus cover

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    isha rastogi:

    pls suggest me some books to refer for the entrance exam in biochemistry also the examination pattern and the cut of marks which is usually preffered
    pls send me sample paper of the entrance exam or send me the site on which it is available
    thanku isha

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    I have applied for M.Sc Medical Biochemistry at Manipal University. Kindly help me with some sample questions. regds.

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    plz tel the name of the books and also the writer for entrance exams of biochemistry..