Admission to M.Tech. programme in Marine Biotechnology

Applications are invited for the entrance examination (online) for admission to the five vacant seats in M.Tech. Marine Biotechnology programme sponsored by Department of Biotechnology, Government of India under the National Network Programme in Human Resource Development in Biotechnology, and offered by National Centre for Aquatic Animal Health, Cochin University of Science and Technology for the Academic Year 2017-2018. Of the five vacant seats, two seats are reserved for SC and one for OBC candidates. Candidates with at least 60% marks in B. Tech/ B.E in Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Industrial Biotechnology, Leather Biotechnology, Chemistry/Biotechnology, Biomedical Engineering, B.Pharma, Chemical Technology or M.Sc. in Biotechnology, Marine Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Botany/Zoology/Biochemistry, Microbiology/Genetics, Biophysics, Microbial Genetics and Bioinformatics, Marine Biology/Aquatic Biology & Fisheries, Environmental Biotechnology are eligible to apply.

The last date of submission of online applications is 17th July 2017. The online entrance examination will be conducted on 22nd July, 2017 from 10.00AM to 1.00PM in the Software Block of School of Engineering, Cochin University of Science and Technology, South Kalamassery, Ernakulam, Kerala. The selected candidates will be getting a studentship of Rs. 12000/- per month. The entrance examination fee is Rs. 1000/- for general category candidates including OBC candidates and Rs. 500/- for the candidates belonging to SC/ST and Person with Disability categories.

For submitting the online  application form and  more details visit or contact Course Coordinator (, 9447631101) or Director, National Centre for Aquatic Animal Health, Cochin University of Science and Technology (9846047433,


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