What to do after B Sc Biochemistry?


B.Sc. (Biochemistry) degree course covers the study of the minute characteristic of an organism along with its biological processes. In this course, a student will come to know about the structure and function of cellular components involved in biological processes such as growth, metabolism, reproduction, heredity etc., as well as the effect of the environment on living organisms. After B Sc graduation, students have the option to go for higher studies or to search jobs in the related area.

Higher Studies Options after B Sc Biochemistry

After successful completion of the B.Sc. (Biochemistry) degree students do M Sc Biochemistry. By completing this, students can do research programmes such as PhD or M.Phil degree in Biochemistry. If an individual reach up to this level he is eligible to apply for hi-profiled jobs such as Lecturer in Universities/College.

Specialization in Bioinformatics, Genetics, Development and Disease, Plant biology is another option for B.Sc. (Biochemistry) degree holders. They can also go for specialization in Cell biology and Signaling, Energy and Metabolism, Molecular Biology etc. B.Sc. (Biochemistry) degree holders acquire skills in both Chemistry and biology as the course covers both the subjects. This course can also help in other fields like medicine, dentistry and veterinary medicine.

Job Opportunities for B Sc Biochemistry Graduates

It is already mentioned that a Biochemist can go for further higher studies and research in the field of Biochemistry or can go with a Lecturer job in some of the Universities.

After attaining higher qualifications, B.Sc. (Biochemistry) degree holder can be employed as:

  • Anesthesiologist
  • Chemist
  • Clinical Research Specialist
  • Cytologist
  • Geneticist
  • Laboratory Supervisor
  • Patent Attorney
  • Perfumer
  • Regulatory Affairs Specialist
  • Science Teacher
  • Toxicologist.

Employment Areas for these kind of jobs stands under the following :

  • Agricultural Research Services
  • Biotechnology Firms
  • Chemical Industry
  • Chemicals Manufacturing Companies
  • Colleges / Universities
  • Cosmetic Companies
  • Education Sector
  • Engineering Firms
  • Food Institutes
  • Forensic Crime Research
  • Health Care Providers
  • Heavy Chemical Industries
  • Hospitals
  • Indian Civil Services
  • Industrial Laboratories
  • Laboratories
  • Manufacturing and Processing Firms
  • Medical Laboratories
  • Medical Research
  • Oil Industry
  • Petroleum Companies
  • Pharmaceutical Companies
  • Power Generating Companies
  • Pyrotechnics Manufacturers
  • Research and Development Firms
  • Schools
  • Seed And Nursery Companies
  • Technical Journals
  • Testing Laboratories
  • Utility Companies
  • Waste-water Plants

Short Term Courses for Biochemistry Graduates

Short Term Courses for Biochemistry Graduates includes the following:

  • Certified Medical Device Compliance Professional (CMDCP)
  • Global Regulatory Affairs Compliance Professional (GRACP)
  • Current Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMP) Certified Professional (GMPCP)
  • Current Good Laboratory Practices (CGLP)
  • Certified Compliance Professional (GLPCP)
  • Certified Medical Writing Professional (CMWP)
  • Certified Process Validation Professional (CPVP)

Short Term Courses for Biochemistry Graduates focused on individual to meet the industry challenges.



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10 Responses to “What to do after B Sc Biochemistry?”

  1. 10
    Monika Dahiya:

    Dear sir / Mam
    I have completed my bsc biochemistry please tell me which universities offered these courses in India . plz revert as soon as possible

  2. 9

    Dear sir
    My wife was finished bsc bio chemistry. Now she is plan to join msc geology in distance education of annamalai university if join the course ate eligible or suppose to finish this course hoe get jobs. Please send me details
    Thanking you

  3. 8

    after doing b.sc in biochemistry is m.sc in endocrinology can be done???

  4. 7

    sir, i completed +2 (science). i am interested to join the 4 year, bsc medical biochemistry under calicut university. is there any goodjob oppertunity when i complete this course? i need a job urgently…

  5. 6

    Can i do MBA after B.Sc Biochemistry?

  6. 5

    I graguated with pass am qualified 4 any professional course?

  7. 4
    I m a SYBSc student dng biochemisty and food science and quality control along with this i want to apply for certificate course which wil help me in future which cerficate course for short term shold i do? Please guide me:

    I am a SYBSc student dng biochemisty and food science and quality control along with this i want to apply for certificate course which wil help me in future which cerficate course for short term shold i do? Please guide me

  8. 3

    in am a final year student in biochemistry wanting to continue with a masters degree in processing engineering what kind of research topic can i do in my final year research project that will help me to archive my gold in becoming a process engineer

  9. 2
    bhava dharani:

    can i do mba in hospital management after b.sc in biochemistry.

  10. 1

    what are the exact Msc. course optionms after Bsc.(hons.) in Microbiology and Bsc.(hons) in Zoology respectively?