M.Sc. in Molecular & Human Genetics


The course covers fields that are related to human genome and its different aspects in the molecular form. The course also covers the aspects of structure along with function of the human genetics. Furthermore, detailed knowledge of the meiosis cell division and the spread of diseases in the pedigrees and pertaining full length stress on the human wings. The course persists on the integrated study of the human molecular genetics and its different applications.


The candidates that are willing to undertake this course have to attain a minimum of 45% in their bachelor level degree belonging to the same discipline or different discipline. This is the general cut off in most of the institutes offering this course in India. Furthermore, the candidates Higher Secondary Examination level marks are also tallied in some institutes.

Course Outlook:

The duration of the course is about two years; however few colleges even offer a three year scholarship course. The course is available in both part time as well as full time. But the previously mentioned form is available in few colleges only.

Job Prospects:

The candidates that have undertaken this course can find research oriented career opportunities in the Human Molecular Genetics fields. Furthermore, they can also exploit the area of Gene Expression and RNA Transcription.

Best Places to Pursue:

University of Pune

Banaras Hindu University (BHU), Varanasi (molecular and human genetics)

University of Delhi

University of Madras (MSc in biomedical genetics)

Karnatak University, Dharwad (applied genetics)

MSc in Genetics - Mysore

Bangalore University



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26 Responses to “M.Sc. in Molecular & Human Genetics”

  1. 26

    Can M.Sc Nursing (any speciality) be done after B.Sc Biology?
    And also vice versa,
    Can M.Sc Genetics/Microbiology be done after B.Sc Nursing?
    I asked this question because I want to keep both the options of teaching and hospital job open…
    thank you

  2. 25

    Can i do MSc. In genetics after completing my graduation in zoology?

  3. 24
    Indranil mondal:

    I am a B.Sc 2nd yr zoology hons student from calcutta univ.I want to do m.sc in human genetics from JNU.pls tell me which entrance exam should i write?

  4. 23
    Ameer Abbas:

    sir am Abbas
    can i know the fee structure of b.sc genetic engineering & jobs& salaries

  5. 22

    which type of job and sallary will i get after doing Msc.?

  6. 21
    Priyanka Patel:

    I want to know about the syllabus of entrance exam of M.Sc. in molecular and human genetics

  7. 20

    pls….tell the syllabus of msc entrance exam for microbiology

  8. 19

    m a 2nd yr bsc biotechnology student in bangalore university. i want 2 do msc in genetics. cn i do in calcutta university?

  9. 18

    plzzzzzz,,,,tell me the syllabus of M.sc genetic entrance exam …

  10. 17
    geetesh rana:

    what is the total number of seat in bhu banaras for msc in molecular biology and human genetics??

  11. 16

    i want to take admission in either dna biotech or in genetics in 2011 at the best colleges in india. please help me and give some suggestions .

  12. 15
    sandhya santhi:

    hai sir this is sandhya santhi from kakinada let me know job profiles in bsc human genetics

  13. 14
    komal birader:

    hello sir,can u plz suggest me which one’s better for m.sc
    genetics or biotech or bioichem?


  14. 13
    nimisha joshi:

    please… informe which branch is most suitable msc? biotechnology or microbiology or chemistry? please inform me. thankyou…..!

  15. 12

    Leading colleges offering M.Sc Genetics with eligibility of 50% aggregate in B.Sc

  16. 11

    Namaste,I completed my B.sc last year april 2010 (microbiology,chemistry,medical lab technology) with 1st class marks. I’m interested to do M.sc human Genetics in Bangalore one of the best college. Please inform me which is the best college?and how could I get admission in that particular college?

  17. 10
    Jaideep B Narhare:

    Namste, I have pass my Bsc ( Botany-Chemistry-Microbiology) with pursuing 1st class in Winter-2010 at Dayanand Science College,latur; affiliated by The Swami Ramanand Teerth University, Nanded (MS). So I’m interesting to get admission to Msc in Molecular & Human Genetics. So plz. inform me where I eligible?Thanks………!

  18. 9
    vaishnavi koka:

    i want to persue M.Sc in molecular & human genetics. please provide me name of college under bangalore university offering this couse{part time & full time

  19. 8
    surender pal:

    i want to do m.sc. in molecular biology through distance learning . Do any university provide this course through distance learning .

  20. 7

    can i do M.SC. in part time.and if i can , i want to know the list of universities or colleges offering the course

  21. 6

    i have done mineBDS so doing msc will be good or not.

  22. 5

    Hello. i am Anu from Hyderabad. I have completed my Bsc Biotechnology in the year 2008 and now looking out for any scholorship based programs in the saem field as i cant afford for my studies. Can yu send me the details abotu all the available scholorship based courses. Thank you.

  23. 4

    what are the fields and job profiles after B.Sc. in biotechnology ?

  24. 3
    Dr kamin:

    kindly let me know colleges in india offering part time course in molecular & human genetics

  25. 2

    Hello Sir/Mam,
    I’m a B.tech graduate in biotechnology.Am i eligible to apply for M.Sc Human genetics?

  26. 1

    I have completed my Bachelors of Bio-chemistry in April 1998, so i am eligible or not eligible of the course. please send mail.