The M. Sc. in Bioinformatics program have the opportunity for students to acquire new algorithms and bioinformatics skills for a successful career. Bioinformatics is a multidisciplinary area that is growing very fast both at the level of industry, research,as well as academics. The program will help students in gaining useful knowledge in the areas of computer-aided drug design, computational neuroscience, computational immunology, neurobiology, etc. Students will get an opportunity to spend the last semester in a reputed academic or industrial research laboratory where they are involved in design and execution of a research project, which gives them an added advantage when it comes to placement.