Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology (IBAB), Bangalore issued notification for admission to its prestigious course M.Sc Bio informatics and Biotechnology Course. The course will commence from July 2011. This is an innovative course to provide competence and skills in both biotechnology and computational biology/ bioinformatics by providing training in the relevant areas of cell and molecular biology, computer science, statistics, bio-informatics etc. IBAB is one of the leading institute for training in Bioinformatics and the institute also offers PG Diploma in Bioinformatics for which notification will be issued separately.
Eligibility of M.Sc. Bioinformatics and Biotechnology: Applicants should have B.Sc. degree in any branch of science or technology. It could be in life sciences (Agriculture, Biotechnology etc.), Physics, Statistics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Pharma, Engineering, veterinary (B.V.Sc.) or medicine (MBBS) with minimum of 55 percent marks. Those awaiting final year results also can apply. Fee for regular students is Rs. 50000 per semester. For NRIs, fee is Rs. 75000 per semester. Fee does not include hostel fee, deposits or any other and it is only a tuition fee.
Selection will based on the performance in online test and interview. The online test can be taken by all the candidates from anywhere with a good computer and a decent internet connection. You can write it from your home as well if you have good internet connection. A trial test also will be conducted for candidate's familiarity with test patterns and system and to check the computer specifications. If you have any doubts on online test, you can contact at firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested candidates can apply online or can download application forms from the website www.ibab.ac.in. The IBAB has good relations with companies and also has good track record of placements for its students. Other details available on the website www.ibab.ac.in
1. Last date for submitting the filled in application form: 14 April 2011
2. Online entrance test: 2-6 May 2011
3. Date of Interview: 6-10 June 2011
4. Joining date: 29 July 2011