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Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)

Chemistry, Microbiology, Biotechnology (CMBt)
Program code: 003A
Course code : 3A04
Course Commencement : June 2020
Eligibility

The minimum qualification required to apply is a pass in the 10+2 examination in Science from PUC / ISC / CBSE or an equivalent board with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as core subjects

Study Campus

School of Sciences
#34, 1st Cross
J C Road
Bangalore - 560027
P +91 80434 30100

Admissions Office

JGI Knowledge Campus
# 44/4, District Fund Road
Jayanagar 9th Block Campus
Bangalore - 5600 69
P: 9606982092

The program, B.Sc in Chemistry, Microbiology and Biotechnology at Jain (Deemed-to-be University) provides students with the knowledge of life sciences and concepts of chemistry such as thermodynamics, chemical bonding, bio chemistry and other aspects of chemistry. It gives a holistic approach with equal emphasis on all three core subjects. The course is application oriented and will enable students to develop scientific and critical thinking abilities.

  • Innovative and Learning Practice

    Jain (Deemed-to-be University) places importance on quality and value when it comes to academics and is committed to providing students with knowledge and skills that are in demand, besides offering opportunities to learn a variety of new concepts and skills.

  • Supportive Environment (Infrastructure)

    Well–equipped digital classrooms, e-library, and state-of the-art-infrastructure are offered to create a unique academic ambience. Jain (Deemed-to-be University) has a multi-disciplinary approach to provide cutting edge quality education to students and enhance discipline, integrity, and the ability to think innovatively. The University aims to create future leaders, who can be the driving force in society.

  • Career Development Opportunities

    At Jain (Deemed-to-be University), students can build academic networks through seminars, conferences, University-Industry interface, study-tours, student-exchange programs, and internships that bring endless opportunities to create great career paths.

  • Further Study Guidelines

    The graduate programs at Jain (Deemed-to-be University) offer a strong basic foundation for further studies. Apart from regular academic subjects, other certified programs are offered in association with global professional bodies. We also help you develop career-specific skills and traits that are desired in the industry.

Course Highlights
  • The course will take students through the concepts of life science and the chemical formulations.
  • Perform research projects to enhance learning experience in an academic or commercial environment.
  • Experienced staff who bring professional and research expertise into their teaching methods.
  • The course inculcates scientific, analytical, problem solving, and logical thinking abilities in students.

BIOTECHNOLOGY

I Semester
  • Cell Biology and Biostatistics
II Semester
  • Biochemistry and Biophysics
III Semester
  • Microbiology
IV Semester
  • Molecular Biology
V Semester
  • Recombinant DNA Technology, Immunology and Animal Biotechnology
VI Semester
  • Plant and Agricultural Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering

CHEMISTRY

I Semester
  • Solutions and Binary liquid mixtures, Colligative properties, Quantum mechanics and atomic structure, Periodic table, Phase rule, Classification and Nomenclature of organic compounds, Basics of organic reactions, Aliphatic and Alicyclic compounds.
II Semester
  • Thermodynamics, Chemical equilibrium, Chemical bonding, Structure and Bonding in nonmetallic compounds, Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Halogen derivatives of organic compounds, Organometallic compounds
III Semester
  • Gaseous state, Liquid state, Chemical Kinetics, Silicates and their applications, Alcohols and ethers, phenols, Carboxylic acid and Derivatives, Organic and Inorganic polymers, Transition and Inner transition elements
IV Semester
  • Nuclear and Radiochemistry, Environmental and Green Chemistry, Solid state, surface Chemistry, Nanoscience, Metallurgy, Carbonyl compounds, Amines, active methylene compounds
V Semester
  • Stereochemistry, Heterocyclic compounds, Natural products, Organic spectroscopy, Industrial and Pharmaceutical chemistry, Electrochemistry, Ionic equilibrium, Physical spectroscopy, Photochemistry, Physical properties and chemical constitution
VI Semester
  • Coordination chemistry and metallic, Coordination compounds in Biological, Industrial materials, Analytical chemistry, Introduction to Biochemistry, Carbohydrates, Lipids, amino acids and proteins

MICROBIOLOGY

I Semester
  • Fundamentals of Microbiology
II Semester
  • Virology, Microbial Growth, and Control of Microbes
III Semester
  • Physiology, Bioinstrumentation, and Biostatistics
IV Semester
  • Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering
V Semester
  • Agricultural and Environmental Microbiology, Immunology and Medical Microbiology
VI Semester
  • Food and Dairy Microbiology, Industrial Microbiology and Microbial Technology

Career Enhancement Programs are formulated as per current industry standards and reflect on our commitment to build a unique workforce, which will meet the challenges in the industry. Evaluation is based on internal assessment, seminars, assignments, practical and theory examination and reports prepared by the students. To keep them at the forefront of employability, the career enhancement program prepares students with the necessary soft skills such as communication, presentation, and public speaking skills, personality development, and interview techniques.

Graduates with a degree in B.Sc. with Biotechnology, Chemistry, and Microbiology to Chemistry, Microbiology and Biotechnology are in high demand from a broad range of employers, with varying career options. A bachelor’s degree with this specialization will provide opportunities for students in areas such as pharmaceuticals, chemical industries, public health, environment sector, biotech product analyst, health care, forensic laboratories, lecturers etc. The scope of work can range from research, sales, marketing, microbiological labs, administration, quality control, technical support etc. Students can also take up further studies by doing a master’s.