10/12/2014 Distance Learning Courses
8010000200 Distance Learning B.Sc(Bioinformatics) in Nagpur
Bioinformatics is the research field that seeks to find computational ways of understanding biological systems. The subject ranges from research in statistics and computer science, through software engineering and database development to applications in specific biological systems. The possible biological applications are equally broad, from the study of populations through molecular structure and interactions, to simulations of metabolic and signalling processes.
For admission in to bachelor’s degree, the candidate must have passed the higher secondary school certificate (10+2) examination with science subject such as (biology, maths and chemistry). The duration for this course is 3 years.
There is lot of scope in the bioinformatics field. Most of the professionals are employed in biotechnology, biomedical sciences and pharmaceutical companies. Graduates can seek employment in private and government hospitals. Fresh graduates can also opt for teaching jobs in universities and colleges. Students can also work with lthe eading scientific research institutes . Even biomedical products manufacturing industries are employing a large number of professionals from this field. There are lots of career opportunities available in India as well as in foreign countries for bioinformatics scientists.
Duration: Three Years.