Student admitted to RGCB MSc Biotechnology Program 2023-2025 Batch
RGCB launched in July 2019, a highly innovative MSc Biotechnology
Program with two unique specializations - Disease Biology,
and Genetic Engineering. The
MSc program of RGCB is affiliated to the Regional Centre for
Biotechnology an "Institution of National Importance" providing
education, training and research established by the Department of
Biotechnology, Government of India under the auspices of the United
Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization or
UNESCO, a specialized agency of the United Nations (UN) based in
Paris. The RGCB Masters Degree in Biotechnology will be for two
years inclusive of four semesters The MSc program at RGCB is unique, since it covers the
fundamental fields of theories in Biotechnology, while focusing on
laboratory exercises and industrial as well as research
applications. The students are also introduced to the concepts of
"Enterprise and Entrepreneurship". This allows students who wish
for a career beyond the laboratory in an existing biotechnology
industry or for those who dream of starting a new biotechnology
enterprise. Students get trained in a real business & technology
development bio-incubator where startup companies function.
ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION
All candidates must have a valid GAT-B score.
Students with valid GAT-B score must also have 60%
aggregate marks (or an equivalent grade point average) in
Bachelor's degree in any branch of Science, Engineering, or
Medicine are eligible to apply. Students from the SC, ST, OBC
(non-creamy layer), and PWD categories shall be given a relaxation
of 5% aggregate marks. Students in the final year of their
qualifying degree program are also eligible to apply provided that they produce a proof of having secured
the required marks in their undergraduate degree program at the
time of admission. Also please upload the previous semester/year
marksheet of your Bachelor degree.
The final selection of the students will be done based on the
GAT-B Cutoff rank/Score fixed by RGCB for each category.
RGCB Masters Degree in Biotechnology will be for two years inclusive of four semesters.
All Students admitted to the MSc program shall receive the RGCB
stipend of ₹ 6000 per month for the first year and
₹ 8000/- for the second year.