M. Sc. in Biotechnology

Level - Postgraduate | Duration - 2 Years

Himalayan School of Bio Sciences


Himalayan school of Bio Sciences provides offers 2-year M.Sc. in Biotechnology program that focuses on the study of biological systems and organisms at molecular & cellular level. Through the combination of theoretical and practical learning students gain expertise in the understanding of field of biotechnology. The curriculum includes study of biochemistry, cell biology, molecular biology, immunology, biostatics, genetics etc. In addition to theoretical knowledge, the students will gain practical experience through the application of latest techniques in the field and attend guest lectures, take industrial visits; participate in researches, individually or in groups, etc.

At HSBS, students receive guidance and support from experienced faculty, which provides them with valuable skills and knowledge to apply in real-world scenarios. This practical experience can be beneficial for students as they prepare for careers in the biotechnological industry or further research in the field.


Opportunities are available in drug and pharmaceutical research, public funded laboratories, chemical research, environmental control, waste management, food processing, healthcare, bio-processing industries, etc.

Students after graduating can work as:

Biotech research scientist, biotech consultant, medical scientist, bioproduction operators, biomanufacturing specialist, biotech analysts, medical coders, officers in government legal bodies, i.e., public health, grant management, defence, etc.

Advantages of M. Sc. in Biotechnology at HSBS

Advantages of M.Sc. Biotechnology

M. Sc. in Biotechnology Outcomes

Outcomes M.sc Biotechnology

Eligibility Criteria

Regular Entry:

Duration: Two years (4 semesters)

Candidates must be B.Sc. with 50% marks in Microbiology/ Biotechnology/ Biochemistry/ Genetics/ Botany/ Zoology/ Chemistry or B.Sc. MLT.

M. Sc. in Biotechnology Fee 2023

Masters Program Fee - HSBS
Master's Program Fee 2023 - HSBS

Scholarships & Fee Concession

Merit Scholarship

Up to 100% of Tuition Fees

Special Scholarship

Up to 100% of Tuition Fees for: Ward of Armed / Para Military / Police Force Personnel (Serving and Retd, Non-Commissioned Officer), Differently abled candidate, Transgender

Merit Scholarship

Up to 100% of Tuition Fees

Fee Relaxation

25% Fee Concession for female candidate - B.Tech CSE & 26% Fee Relaxation for the students from Uttarakhand

Loan Facility

Interest free education loan

Free-Ship Scholarship

Free education to one candidate in each academic program of the University who is an orphan