School of Biotechnology

Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai

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Post M.Sc. Certificate Course in Plant Genetic Engineering

Plant genetic engineering has emerged as an important tool in crop improvement.  Biotechnology companies and Research Centres with crop improvement programmes require experts with practical training in recombinant DNA methods and plant genetic engineering.  The Post M.Sc Certificate Course in Plant Genetic Engineering is designed to generate aptitude in research and to provide intense practical training in recombinant DNA methods and Plant Genetic Engineering to the post graduate students who aspire for a career in Plant Biotechnology.  The students will receive complete practical training in plant transformation and analysis of transgenic plants.

The Post M.Sc Certificate Course in Plant Genetic Engineering is a five month course offered at Post M.Sc level from August to December every year.  The course offers a theory course in Plant Genetic Engineering,  a laboratory course in Recombinant DNA technology and a laboratory course in Plant Genetic Engineering.

The Course is offered once in a year for 5 months (August - December).

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