M.Sc. Courses

M.Sc. Semester-I (Total Credits: 16)

Compulsory courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

Teaching Faculty

LS 401Biochemistry I

2

SK Goswami* &  Sneh Lata Panwar

LS 402Cell Biology

3

BN Mallick*, Neelima Mondal & A. Bansal
LS 403Genetics

3

R  Muthuswami* & Nirala Ramchiary
LS 404Microbiology

2

Arun Kharat* & Sneh Lata Panwar
LS 405Chemistry of Macromolecules

2

Sneha  Sudha Komath* & Karunakar Kar
LS 406Life Sciences Practical-I

4

SK Goswami*, Deepak Sharma, Rana Pratap Singh,

Arun Karat, Sneh Lata Panwar, Ashu Bhan Tiku, & Nirla Ramchiary 

Remedial courses

For students with Biological Sciences Background

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

Faculty

LS 101Physics for Biologists

2

Ajay K Saxena*, S. Gourinath & Karunakar Kar
LS 102Mathematics for Biologists

2

Prof. Sathish Chand, SC&SS

 

For students with Physical Sciences Background

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

Faculty

LS 103Plant Biology

2

Ashwani Pareek*, Ashis Nandi & S. Chakraborty
LS 104Animal Biology

2

Deepak Sharma* &  Sushil Kumar Jha

(*) - Course Coordinator

M.Sc. Semester-II (Total Credits: 18)

Compulsory courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

Faculty

LS 451Biochemistry II

2

SK Goswami* &  Sneh Lata Panwar
LS 452Molecular Biology

3

PC Rath* & K Natarajan
LS 465Plant Physiology

2

Ashis Nandi*, Supriya Chakraborty & Ashwani Pareek
LS 454Animal Physiology

3

Deepak Sharma* & Sushil K Jha
LS 455Biophysics & Structural Biology

2

S Gourinath*, Ajay K Saxena & Karunakar Kar
LS 479Biostatistics2Rajeev Kumar (SC & SS)
LS 456Life Sciences Practical-II

4

Deepak Sharma*

 

M.Sc. Semester-III (Total credits:16) 

Compulsory courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

Faculty

LS 475Immunology

2

Niti Puri
LS 476Animal Developmental Biology

2

Shweta Saran
LS 477Plant Developmental Biology

2

Ashis Nandi
LS 478Computational Biology & Bioinformatics

2

Alok Bhattacharya

Dissertation begins from this semester only.

Optional courses (Any three)

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

Faculty

LS 501Molecular Genetics & Genetic Engineering

2

P C Rath* & K. Natarajan
LS 504Virology

2

Supriya Chakraborty
LS 507Neurophysiology

2

B N Mallick & Deepak Sharma*
LS 508Biodiversity and Evolution

2

Nirala Ramchiary

 (*) - Course Coordinator

 

M.Sc Semester-IV (Total credits: 15) 

Compulsory courses

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

Faculty

LS 491Dissertation

8

Prof. Alok Mondal (Chairperson)

Prof. Shweta Saran

Prof. Ashwani Pareek

Dr. Niti Puri

Dr. Ashu Bhan Tiku

LS 492Seminar

1

Prof. Ajay K Saxena (Chairperson)

Prof. P.C. Rath

Dr. Sushil Kumar Jha

Dr. Karunakar Kar

Dr. Abhisheka Bansal

LS 580Research Design, Ethics and Scientific Publishing1Prof. S.K. Goswami (Chairperson)

Optional courses (Any three)

Course No.

Course Title

Credits

Faculty

LS 564Molecular Cancer Biology

2

Neelima Mondal*, Rana Pratap Singh & Ashu Bhan Tiku
LS 568Plant Biotechnology

2

Ashwani Pareek* & Ashis Nandi
LS 569Neural & Behavioral Biology

2

B.N. Mallick & Sushil K Jha*
LS 572Redox biology

2

S.K. Goswami
LS 576Fungal Biology & Biotechnology

2

Alok Mondal* & Sneh Lata Panwar
LS 578Nanobioscience2Karunakar Kar
LS 579Molecular Parasitology & Infectious Diseases2Arun K. Kharat* & Abhisheka Bansal

 (*) - Course Coordinator