Programmes Offered :
India’s First Deemed to be University in Maritime Education
M.Phil Marine Biotechnology (Full Time / Part Time)

M.Phil. Marine Biotechnology at Academy of Maritime Education and Training (AMET) is a research program where a M.Phil Scholar needs to undergo Programme work for one semester and project work for the second semester. This degree would hasten the candidates to pursue PhD and also to make him eligible for teaching career in government and private educational institutions. As a subject Marine Biotechnology holds much scope both in research and teaching. Since very few institutes are offering Marine Biotechnology Programmes in India and due to the fact that this sector is taking grand leap, the demand for teaching professionals in Marine Biotechnology would go higher. In other case, the face of research on Marine Biotechnology was changed in the last one decade. Researchers are concentrating more on biologically active molecules from Oceans mainly to use them as lead molecules to develop novel drugs. Marine Biotechnology has widened its arms to various fields such as drug discovery, food production, bioproducts industry, bioengineering, environmental monitoring, biofuels etc. In this scenario, a M.Phil Degree in Marine Biotechnology would strengthen your profile if you are aspiring either a teaching or research profession. The curriculum for M.Phil Marine Biotechnology has given balanced emphasis on both the uniqueness of Marine Biotechnology and the basic essence of Biotechnology.

Programme Duration
1 year Full Time & 2 years Part Time

Full time & Part Time

Eligibility Criteria
Qualification A pass in Masters Degree in any branch of Life Sciences
Gender Boys and Girls are eligible to apply
Mode of Selection
Entrance test and Personal interview
Number of Seats
Depends on Guides availability; Revised every year



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