B. Sc. Molecular Medicine is a program offered by the Amrita Center for Nanosciences and Molecular Medicine, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi.

Curriculum

SEMESTER 1
Course Code   Course Title L T Cr ES
20ENG102 English I 3 0 0 3  
20CHE102 Chemistry-1 3 0 0 3  
20MAT102 Biostatistics 3 0 0 3  
20BIC102 Bio Physics and Bio Energetics 3 0 0 3  
20MMD102 Cell biology 1 2 0 0 2  
20MMD101 Biochemistry-1 2 0 0 2  
20CSA103 Computational Skills 2 0 0 2  
20BIC181 BioPhysics Practicals 0 0 6 2  
20MMD181 Chemistry lab-1 0 0 6 2  
20CSA185 Computational Skills Practicals 0 0 3 1  
  Total       23  
SEMESTER 2
Course Code   Course Title L T Cr ES
20ENG112 English II 3 0 0 3  
20BIC111 Metabolism of Carbohydrates & Lipids 3 0 0 3  
20MMD111 Cell biology 2 2 0 0 2  
20CHE111 Chemistry-2 3 0 0 3  
20MMD112 Immunology 3 0 0 3  
20BIC184 Biochemistry lab-2 0 0 6 2  
20MMD184 Cell biology Practicals 0 0 6 2  
20MMD182 Chemistry lab-2 0 0 6 2  
20MMD183 Immunology Practicals 0 0 6 2  
  Total       22  
SEMESTER 3
Course Code Course Title L T Cr ES
20BIC201 Protein structure and function 3 0 0 3  
20BIC203 Biotechniques 3 0 0 3  
20MMD201 Microbiology 4 0 0 4  
20MMD202 Developmental biology 2 0 0 2  
20BIC281 Biotechniques Practicals 0 0 6 2  
20MMD281 Microbiology Practicals 0 0 9 3  
20MMD282 Developmental Biology Lab 0 0 6 2  
20IPR201 IPR 1 0 0 1  
             
  Total       20  
SEMESTER 4
Course Code Course Title L T Cr ES
20BIC211 Bioinformatics 3 0 0 3  
20MMD211 MolecularBiology and GeneticEngineering 3 0 0 3  
20MMD212 Genetics 3 0 0 3  
20BIC212 Biosafety and bioethics 2 0 0 2  
20MMD213 Proteome and Proteomics  2 0 0 2  
20BIC282 Bioinformatics Practicals 0 0 6 2  
20MMD283 Molecular biology Practicals 0 0 6 2  
20CUL201 Cultural education 1 0 0 1  
  Total       18  
SEMESTER 5
Course Code Course Title L T Cr ES
20MMD301 Stem cell Biology 2 0 0 2  
20MMD305 Regenerative medicine 3 0 0 3  
20MMD302 Biopolymers and its medical applications 3 0 0 3  
20BIC303 Molecular methods 3 0 0 3  
20BIC301 Human Physiology and anatomy 3 0 0 3  
20MMD304 Principles of Pathology 0 0 6 2  
20BIC381 Cell culture lab 0 0 6 2  
20MMD381  Molecular methods lab 0 0 6 2  
  Total       20  
SEMESTER 6
Course Code Course Title L T Cr ES
20BIC311 Antimicrobial agents 2 0 0 2  
20MMD312 Microbial diseases and vaccine technology 3 0 0 3  
20MMD311 Cancer Biology 2 0 0 2  
20MMD313 Nanosciences in Biology 3 0 0 3  
20RM301 Research Methodology 2 0 0 2  
20MMD399 Project 9     9  
             
             
  Total       21  
Total Credits 124
Semester I
Course Credits
1-1 English I 3
1-2 Chemistry-1 3
1-3 Biostatistics 3
1-4 Bio Physics and Bio Energetics – 1 3
1-5 Cell Biology - I 2
1-6 Biochemistry - 1 2
1-8 Bio Physics Lab - 1 2
1-9 Chemistry Lab - 1 2
Total
 
20
Semester II
Course Credits
2-1 English II 3
2-2 Biochemistry - 2 3
2-3 Cell Biology  2 2
2-4 Chemistry - 2 3
2-5 Immunology 3
2-6 Biochemistry  Lab - 2 2
2-7 Cell Biology Lab 2
2-8 Chemistry Lab - 2 2
2-9 Immunology Lab 2
Total 22
Semester III
Course Credits
3-1 Protein Structure and Function 3
3-2 Biotechniques 3
3-3 Microbiology 4
3-4 Developmental Biology 2
3-5 Biotechniques Lab 2
3-6 Microbiology Lab 3
3-7 Developmental Biology Lab 2
3-8 IPR 1
Total 20
Semester IV
Course Credits
4-1 Bioinformatics 3
4-3 Molecular Biology 3
4-4 Genetics-1 3
4-5 Biosafety and Bioethics 2
4.6 Proteome and Proteomics   2
4-7 Bioinformatics Lab 2
4-8 Molecular Biology Lab 2
Total 17
Semester V
Course Credits
5-1 Stem Cell Biology 2
5-2 Regenerative Medicine 3
5-3 Biopolymers and its Medical Applications 3
5-4 Molecular Methods 3
5-5 Human Physiology and Anatomy 3
5-6 Principles of Pathology 2
5-7 Cell Culture Lab 2
5-8 Molecular Methods Lab 2
Total 20
Semester VI
Course Credits
6-1 Antimicrobial Agents 2
6-2 Microbial Diseases and Vaccine Technology 3
6-3 Cancer Biology 2
6-4 Nanosciences in Biology 3
6-5 Research Methodology 2
6-6 Project 8
Total 20

Opportunities 

The opportunities are as follows for all students:

  • Biotech and Pharma Companies
  • PG Program in Molecular Medicine at Amrita
  • Graduate studies abroad

Year-wise Curriculum & Syllabus

You can join this program at
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
Center for Nanosciences
Campuses: 
Kochi