Which course has more value and scope between PG Diploma and Masters in Biotechnology?

Asked by Moulya M G about 2 years ago

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Rashmi Mehrotra

Rashmi Mehrotra

J.P. Morgan || LSR’ 19

PG Diploma in Biotechnology 

  • PGDM in Biotechnology is a prolific gateway of possibilities for candidates blessed with managerial skills who hail from a life science background. Numerous instructional institutes in India have brought the Post Graduate Diploma in Biotech Business. Management to train eligible candidates to tackle finance, marketing, and core principles of life science and pharmaceutical industries.
  • Obtaining a PG Diploma in Biotechnology helps bioscience college students construct a promising career in the life-science industry. Graduates from any bioscience self-discipline are eligible to enrol in the course.
  • The common tuition charge for the direction in India tiers between INR 90,000 to two lacs per annum, relying upon the institute supplying the course.

Masters in biotechnology

  • Master of Science in Biotechnology or MS Biotechnology is a two 12 months long postgraduate path in Biotechnology. Biotechnology is a field of Science that uses technology to work on residing beings and organisms to strengthen new merchandise for daily use like detergents, textiles, biofuels, etc.
  • The eligibility criteria to be admitted into the MS Biotechnology is to have a bachelor's diploma in Biotechnology from a recognized institute or college. A minimum mixture rating of at least 50% is required for admissions. 
  • Admissions Are performed notably based on an entrance examination score. After qualifying for the examination, a round count counselling is additionally held. The common route charge charged for the programme ranges from INR 50,000 to INR 4,00,000. After completion of the course, candidates find employment in Drug Manufacturing Companies, Public Sector Companies, Laboratories, Research Centres, Cancer Research Facilities, Blood Research Facilities, etc. 
  • The average placement package ranges from INR 4,00,000 to INR 20,00,000 per annum.
  • The job profiles one can anticipate here are Analytical Chemist, Biomedical Scientist, Healthcare Scientist, Clinical Biotechnologist, Clinical Research Associate, etc. 


Hope this will help you! 


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