Duration

1.5 - 2 years (Full Time)

Course Level

PG Degree

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Type of University

Public

Year of establishment

1982

Highlights

  • The degree foster entrepreneurship across the fields of bioengineering and bioinformatics-an outlook that is useful whether students want to start a company or just bring the most creative, innovative ideas to the institution where they can work
  • Students can either choose thesis track or non-thesis track
  • The thesis track is designed for MS in Bioinformatics students who are interested in conducting research
  • In the thesis option, students will earn 8 credits in BIOE 598 Master's Thesis Research and at least 28 credit hours from coursework
  • In the non-thesis track, students will earn all of the required 36 credit hours from coursework
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Ranking

  • University Rankings
    • #301-400

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2022

    • #317

      - QS 2023

    • #251-300

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2023

    • #250

      - US News & World Report 2023

    • #97

      - US News & World Report 2023

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 13,45,747
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 9,65,818
Housing Application FeeINR 4,080
TotalINR 9,69,898

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 USD = INR 81.6

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Tuition & expenses were last updated on 8ᵗʰ February 2023

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria
12th

No specific cutoff mentioned

Graduation

No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Applicants must hold a Bachelors degree in Physical sciences, engineering, computer science, mathematics, or biology with at least 3.00/4.00 for the final 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours) 
  • Students from other areas are also encouraged to apply if their backgrounds indicate a reasonable chance of success in the program

TOEFL

Marks - 80/120

  • With subscores of Reading 19, Listening 17, Speaking 20, and Writing 21

PTE

Marks - 54/90

  • with subscores of Reading 51, Listening 47, Speaking 53, and Writing 56

IELTS

Marks - 6.5/9

  • with subscores of 6.5 for all four subscores

Other eligibility criteria
Applicants who have completed two consecutive years of full-time high school or university study in the U.S. or other country where English is the only official language. This exemption is granted only based on official transcripts
Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Prepare documents for application

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  • Three letters of recommendation (Not required for MS in Materials Engineering)

Step 2: Additional documents required

Step 3: Start your online application

Step 4: Application fees for this course

Step 5: Application deadline

Scholarships
Laurette Kirstein Scholarship for International Students- PG
Rs. 3,88,400
Engineering,Computers,Science + 4 more
Chicago Consular Corps Scholarship
Rs. 77,680
Engineering,Computers,Science + 5 more
International Student Ambassador Service Award
Rs. 38,840
Engineering,Computers,Science + 5 more

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