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Calcutta University Advanced Diploma in Bioinformatics Admission 2013

Admission Notification by University of Calcutta for Advanced Diploma in Bioinformatics in 2013


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Admission Notice

One Year Advanced Diploma in Bioinformatics (2013-14)

Applications are invited in plain paper for the academic session 2013-2014 for the admission to One Year Diploma course in Bioinformatics in the Department of Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics.

 Following particulars are to be given:

Name of the applicant; Date of Birth; Sex; Address for communication; Name, occupation and address of parent/guardian; Attested copies of mark sheets

 A self-declaration stated as follows:

“I declare that the particulars given above are correct and that I shall, if admitted, abide by the rules and regulations of the University I understand that this is a full time day time course and I will not enroll myself to any other course or undertake any job, full-time or part-time during the duration of the course.”

Eligibility Criteria

A candidate who has passed two-year M.Sc Examination or equivalent of this or its equivalent University with a minimum of 50% marks in the aggregate in the following subjects:

Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, Physiology, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics and Biophysics, Biochemistry, Statistics, Computer Science, Pure or Applied Mathematics, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Environmental Science, Electronic Science, Genetics or a BE/B. Tech degree in Computer Science, Applied Physics, Radio-Physics and Electronics, Chemical Technology, Chemical Engineering, Polymer Science, Pharmaceutical Engineering, B Pharm, Biomedical Engineering, Environmental Engineering OR

MBBS degree or its equivalent from Medical Faculty with at least 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology/Statistics in the Higher Secondary or its equivalent examination would be eligible to sit for the admission test

Admission Procedure Advanced Diploma in Bioinformatics

The Admission Test will be based on a written examination of one-hour duration wherein the students will have to answer questions from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology and Computer Literacy (pertaining to 12th standard).

The final selection will be based solely on the performance in the admission test.

Fellowship for students perusing Advanced Diploma in Bioinformatics

Some of the selected students will be eligible to receive a consolidated stipend @Rs 3000/- per month. Those who have already qualified the NET/GATE before the admission would receive a consolidated stipend @ 5000/- per month.

Application should be addressed to the Secretary, Faculty for the Post-graduate Studies in Science, Technology and Agriculture, University College of Science and Technology, 92 A P C Road, Kolkata –700009

Important Dates

Last Date of receiving applications: 26th July 2013

Date of Admission Test: 30th July, 2013, from 12.00 Noon.

Declaration of result: August 1, 2013, after 15:00 hours

Venue of Examination: Department of Biophysics, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics

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