Pass with 50% (GEN) / 45% (SC/ST) aggregate marks in B.Sc. in PCM/PCB/ZBC or Chemistry (Hons).
This specialized course of Chemistry deals with the composition, behavior, structure, and properties of Matter and other specific technical aspects with a detailed explanation. The course consists of advanced lessons in Analytical Chemistry, Bio analytical Chemistry, Solid State Chemistry, Materials Sciences, Polymer Sciences, and such. The students are provided with the opportunity to share their research via reports, presentations to different people of the industry, about theory, arguments for discussion and debate among the scientific community. So, if you are planning to apply for this course, then you need to possess analytical and problem-solving skills to evaluate and interpret results on the basis of the limited information available.
Candidates who have completed their Post-graduation in Chemistry can pursue their career in both public and private sector organizations. There is a wide scope for M.Sc. Chemistry post-graduates in Pharmaceutical Companies, Research Centers, Laboratories, Medical Colleges, etc. There is a need for a bunch of professionals who can use their knowledge for solving complex problems in various fields such as Pharmaceutical, biochemical and petrochemicals. Here is a list of some of the job profiles available for a successful graduate: • Synthetic Lab Scientist • Online Tutor • Content Developer • Chemist • Pharmaceutical Sales Executive • Pharmacy Assistant • Research Officer (Chemistry/ Biochemistry) • Solid State Chemistry Expert • Application Specialist – Analytical Chemistry • Teacher • Lab Assistant • Toxicologist The average annual salary offered in India to successful postgraduates of the field lies between INR 3 and 6 Lakhs. Candidates can join organizations such as the Advanced Centre for Treatment Research and Education in Cancer and Indian Institute of Chemical Technology as Junior Research Fellow or Project Assistant. After completing the course, you can also opt for higher education in the field of M.Phil. or PhD. M.Sc. chemistry degree holders can get jobs in various areas such as Food and Drinks Industry, Utility and Energy Research and Health and Medical Organizations. Major recruiting companies include: General Electric Co (GE), Biocon, ISRO, Genpact, Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd, Dettol Ltd., Detergent & Fertilizers, etc.
Duration: 2 years | Total Fees: 70,000 per year