Indian Institute of Advanced Research (IIAR),
IIAR is starting a two year Masters degree program (four semesters) MSc Bioinformatics with affiliation from Sardar Krushinagar Dantiwada Agriculture University (SDAU) from the academic session 2011.
Theoretical course work and extensive hands on projects will be provided in the frontier areas of genome analysis, analysis of parallel sequencing data, computational biology, structural biology, drug design, etc. to train manpower to meet the burgeoning future demands in the field of bioinformatics.
About the course : Two years course giving full theoretical and hands on training in the emerging frontier area of Bioi nfomatics Bioinformatics & Structural biology group at liAR is a sub-DIC center of Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Govt. of India and has state-of-art facilities like cluster system, high end graphics and workstation, protein isolation and expression facility, structural biology setup, etc. to do cutting edge research
Career Opportunities: Bioinformatics is an emerging area in biosciences with enormous potential in industry like TCS, Infosys, Xcelris, Wipro, etc. and academic positions in institute along with the opportunity to do advance research.
Admission Process: Entrance test. Only limited number of seats.
Admission Forms : Application form can be downloaded from our website and send it as per instructions. An early application is advisable.
Last date is May 15, 2011.