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M. Tech. Computational Biology

Computational biology involves the development and application of data-analytical and theoretical methods, mathematical modeling and computational simulation techniques to the study of biological, behavioral, and social systems. The field is broadly defined and includes foundations in computer science, applied mathematics, statistics, biochemistry, chemistry, biophysics, molecular biology, genetics, ecology, evolution, anatomy, neuroscience, and visualization
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Fund & Support

The Centre is offering the M.Tech. Computational Biology course from the year 2014. this programme was funded by Department of Biotechnology(DBT), Govt. of India between 2014 - 2020.

Selection

The students are admitted by a common all India entrance examination conducted by Pondicherry University in the month of May every year (last week). The advertisement of the course will be released along with the other courses of Pondicherry University in the month of March every year. The selection of candidates will be made on merit.

Duration & Intake

Duration - 2 years
Intake - 20

Every year the course will be commence in the month of July. 20 Students will be admitted to this program. Reservation as per government of India norms.

Eligibility

  • Minimum of 55% of marks in Master’s degree in any relevant area of Bioinformatics/ Physics/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Statistics/ Computer Science/ Biotechnology/Biochemistry/ Microbiology/ Plant Biology/ Botany/ Animal Biology/ Zoology.
  • Minimum of 55% of marks in B.Tech/B.E degree in Industrial Biotechnology, Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical Technology, Food Technology, Bioinformatics, Chemical Engineering, Leather, Bioengineering, Information Technology, Information Science, Computer Science and Engineering, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering.

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December 2019