24 March 2017
CENTRE FOR HUMAN GENETICS
Biotech Park, Electronics City Phase I,
Bangalore 560 100
M.Sc. in Human Disease Genetics (2017-2019)
(Degree awarded by University of Mysore)
The Centre for Human Genetics, Bangalore, invites applications for admission to the M.Sc. programme in Human Disease Genetics for the session 2017-2019.
This is a unique interdisciplinary programme at the interface of modern biology and medicine. It covers fundamental cell and molecular biology, population biology, statistics, human genetics, genomics, clinical genetics and genetic counselling. The curriculum consists of lectures, laboratory work, seminars and discussions and includes a strong component of research, case studies and activity-based learning. The programme can be viewed as a first step towards a professional career in human genetics, disease diagnostics and allied bio-medical fields or towards advanced studies leading to a Ph.D. or MD degree.
Eligibility: A Bachelor’s degree in any area of biology or medicine. Motivated candidates with an undergraduate degree from other streams can also apply.
Selection will be based on a national-level online test followed by an interview.
Last date for receiving applications : Monday, 15th May 2017; for details see: www.chg.res.in
Date of online test : Sunday, 21st May 2017
Interview dates : between 5 th and 9th June 2017
Programme starts on : Monday, 31st July 2017
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