Ph.D. in Microbiology

Ph.D. Microbiology

Ph.D. in Microbiology is a programme that equips its students with the opportunity to study various microorganisms, like bacteria, algae, protozoa, viruses, and fungi, and their activities. This programme assists students to comprehend the microbes in the environment, along with the microbes that reside in the ground, air, and water, in food, and inside our bodies, as well as within the bodies of animals and plants. This programme will also concentrate on the sciences of Chemistry, Biology, Genetics, and Mathematics, which are necessary for Microbiology.

DBUU offers an advanced and well-researched Ph.D. programme to prepare the potent professionals of tomorrow who can work for the upliftment of the domain. Studying microorganisms under Microbiology Ph.D. is done through an inquiry-based and discovery-based understanding process, which further qualifies the students for employment in microbiological and allied fields (e.g., Health Sciences, Food and Beverage industries, and Environmental Sciences) or Medical school.

A Ph.D. in Microbiology represents the highest level of academic achievement in the field, offering graduates the opportunity to make significant contributions to our understanding of microbial life, the development of new therapeutics and technologies, and the promotion of public health and environmental sustainability.

Salient Features

  • 19+ years of excellence
  • Aside from general coursework, students will be equipped with several certification courses
  • Project-based practical pedagogy to make the students comprehend the problems in the present world
  • Problem-based learning and industry-relevant curriculum
  • Best placement opportunities to get placed in high-end and reputed companies
  • Focus on student-centered learning
  • Industrial training in reputable firms and organizations
  • The privilege of 100% placement guidance and support
  • Industry visits, seminars, workshops, and guest lectures by eminent researchers and industry practitioners
  • Active student clubs and bodies
  • The multi-cultural and vibrant teaching environment

Admissions Open-2024

Merit-based admission process with online application at Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand University.

Fee Structure

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Program Educational Objectives (PEO's)

PEO-1 To help students define/explain within numerous microbiology domains the fundamental theories and practices.
PEO-2 To assist students in describing/explaining the methods used by microorganisms for their reproduction, survival, and connections with their surroundings, hosts, and host inhabitants.
PEO-3 To provide students with the in-depth knowledge and understanding to describe the theoretical foundation of the tools, technologies and techniques acquainted with microbiology.
PEO-4 To display practical skills in the usage of tools, technologies, and techniques familiar to microbiology and use the scientific method and hypothesis testing in the creation and implementation of experiments.
PEO-5 To inculcate in students the strong professional ethics and moral responsibilities that will positively impact their career, society, society, and the entire nation.

Program Specific Objectives (PSO's)

PSO-1 To comprehend the essential concepts, significance, and significance of the Microbiology discipline.
PSO-2 To demonstrate essential thinking and more deep knowledge of various areas of science connected to the domain of Microbiology.
PSO-3 To actually disseminate scientific ideas both verbally and in writing.
PSO-4 To prepare and conduct experiments, interpret data linked to scientific approaches and develop potential technological applications.
PSO-5 To demonstrate the ability for cooperative research and scientific communication through internships, projects, and on-site activity.
PSO-6 To demonstrate aptitudes needed for higher education, skill development, and employability.

Job Opportunities
The Course Might Lead To

The Scope of Microbiology is enormous because of the involvement of Microbiology in varied fields of Medicine, Clinical Research, Agriculture, Dairy Industry, Water Industry, Nanotechnology, Chemical Technology, etc. Therefore, the demand for individuals in the field keeps increasing. The various profiles on which the graduates can work are:

  • Biomedical Scientist
  • Clinical Research Associate
  • Microbiologist
  • Scientific Laboratory Technician
  • Physician Associate
  • Research Assistant
  • Pharmacologist
  • Food Technologist
  • Food, Industrial or Environmental Microbiologists
  • Quality Assurance Technologists
  • Sales or Technical Representative
  • Clinical and Veterinary Microbiologists
  • Medical Technologists
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