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Master Degree Programmes for Graduate Students
Master of Science (M.Sc.) Bioinformatics
  Objective : The two years Distance Learning Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Bioinformatics conducted by The Global Open University, Nagaland has been designed for meeting the demand of the growing needs of experts in the fields of bioinformatics, genetics, molecular biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, micro-biology, structural bioinformatics, biocomputing languages, bioinformatics software, algorithmic bioinformatics etc.

Career in Bioinformatics

Bioinformatics is the application of computer science and information technology to the field of biology. The primary goal of bioinformatics is to increase the understanding of biological processes. What sets it apart from other approaches, however, is its focus on developing and applying computationally the techniques like pattern recognition, data mining, machine based learning algorithms and visualisation to achieve this goal. Major research efforts in this field are sequence alignment, gene finding, genome, assembly, drug design, drug discovery, protein structure alignment, prediction etc.

Eligibility : Graduates of Science / IT Duration : Two years

Award : Master of Science (M.Sc.) with specialisation in Bioinformatics shall be awarded to all the successful candidates by The Global Open University, Nagaland.

Subjects : First Year
Bio Programming Languages
Genetics
Statistical Methods and DBMS
Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Biotech. and Industrial Microbiology

Subjects : Second Year
Structural Bioinformatics
Biocomputing Languages
Bioinformatics Software
Algorithmic Bioinformatics
Master's Thesis

Examination Centers : Annual / Semester Examinations are conducted for all the admitted students every year at different Examination Centres within the State of Nagaland (Dimapur, Kohima, Wokha) only.

Total Fee : Rs. 24,125

Accordingly, the Application Form duly filled-in along with four stamp size photographs, copies of certificates and mark sheets and a Bank Draft for the full fee i.e. Rs. 24,125 in the name of “The Global Open University, Nagaland” payable at New Delhi must reach the Admissions Officer, The Global Open University, Nagaland,
The Global Open University, Sodzulhou Village, P.O. - ARTC, NH-39, Dimapur - 797115 Nagaland by speed post only

Examination Fee : A fee of Rs. 150 per paper is to be paid before appearing in the Annual Examinations.

Master's Thesis : All students are required to submit a Master's Thesis at the end of second year.

Assignments : All admitted participants must submit subjectwise assignments based on the Mini Project Reports to be prepared by them on a topic related to each of the subjects.


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