PG courses in Bioinformatics and Colleges


Master of Science in Bioinformatics is a two year post graduation course. Eligibility for this course is an undergraduate degree in the stream of science. Some of the main topics included under bioinformatics are protein-structure prediction, data-mining and analysis for genome projects, systems biology and developing computer databases and algorithms for biological research. Bioinformatics courses are in demand now as  they have huge demand in various fields.  Let us see the post graduate courses offered in this area and colleges offering it.

Post Graduate Courses in Bioinformatics

Post graduation course in Bioinformatics is suitable for graduates with diverse backgrounds in computer sciences and information technology. Professionals who wish to understand advanced Bioinformatics and its application areas in furthering their career in Bioinformatics can look forward to do this course. The program is designed to create advanced level of expertise in the field of Bioinformatics. Some of the well known courses in Bioinformatics are listed below.

  • Master of Business Administration in Bioinformatics
  • Master of Science in Bioinformatics
  • Master of Science in Biodiversity & Conservation
  • Master of Science in Biotechnology + Advanced Diploma in Bioinformatics
  • Master of Technology in Bioinformatics
  • Master of Research in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
  • PhD in Bioinformatics

Colleges offering Post Graduate Courses in Bioinformatics

Post graduate programme in Bioinformatics is offered by several Universities as well as colleges across India. Some of the reputed institutions that provide this course are listed below.

  • Devi Ahilya University
  • University of Pune
  • Karunya University
  • SRM University
  • Bharathiar University, Coimbatore
  • Pondicherry University, Puducheery
  • Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli
  • CMS College of Science and Commerce Coimbatore
  • Madurai Kamaraj University
  • Amrita Viswa Vidyapeetham
  • Bioinformatics Institute of India
  • Global Open University at Nagaland
  • Indian Institute of Chemical Technology
  • Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology
  • Jawaharlal Nehru University
  • Punjab Technical University
  • Avinashilingam University for Women
  • Vellore Institute of Technology
  • Mother Teresa Women’s University
  • Periyar University
  • Jamia Millia Islamia University

Benefits of Post Graduate Courses in Bioinformatics

Bioinformatics is an emerging disciplinary area of Science & Technology. Candidates who have completed post graduate programme in Bioinformatics have ample job opportunities in private as well as public sector organizations. Job opportunities are plenty for people who pursue these courses in organizations in India and abroad.



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    I’m a student of Information Technology and i have appeared for the 7th semester so after completing my in Information Technology….can i choose Bioinformatics as a subject for my post Graduation..??