The minimum qualification required to apply is a pass in the 10+2 examination in Science from PUC / ISC / CBSE or equivalent board. A course recognized as equivalent thereto by the University.
Based on merit
A Bachelor’s degree in Biotechnology, Chemistry, and Microbiology is the minimum requirement for most careers in this field. You’re not just limited to careers in one subject because of this triple major combination which gives you a good knowledge in three different subjects. There are many employers, representing many different sectors of industries who are interested in the excellent observational, analytical, problem solving skills and strong subject knowledge in students’ of this background. There is a large scale employment in research laboratories run by the government as well as the corporate sectors. Students of this major may find work in government based enterprises such as universities, research institutes or private centers as research scientists/ project assistants. Alternatively they may find employment in core companies or biotech-related companies such as pharmaceutical firms, food manufacturers, aquaculture, agricultural companies, Herbal preparation industries, chemical and bioprocessing units that are engaged in business related to life sciences ranging from equipment to chemicals to pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. The scope of work can range from research, sales, marketing, microbiological labs, administration, quality control, breeding, technical support etc. There is a huge scope for this field open to you upon graduating.