TERI University, New Delhi has released an admission notification inviting applications from interested, eligible candidates to apply for its Master of Science (MSc) programme in Plant Biotechnology for the academic session 2017. The duration of the same will be of two years.
The objective of the programme is to highlight the role played by biotechnology in modern society and its relevance to sustainable development.
The programme in plant biotechnology seeks to provide education and training, empower students with technical skill-set, create capacities and build career opportunities in three key domains of biotechnology namely:
A minimum eligibility of a Bachelor's degree in Sciences, preferably Life Sciences, with a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate (of all the years/semesters of the qualifying examinations), wherever marks are awarded, or a minimum cumulative grade point average of 6.2 on a 10 point scale will be required.
Admission to the M Sc programmes is made on the basis of an online test and interview conducted by the University. Applications are invited from the candidates by advertising the programmes in some leading newspapers every year.
The online test will be one-hour long and will consist of one paper with 100 multiple-choice questions.
The questions will be divided into three sections:
How to apply:
Source: www.teriin.org & indiatoday.intoday.in/education