The B. Sc. in Microbiology offered at Amrita intends to provide students with strong core science concepts and an application-oriented undergraduate education. The program’s objective is to prepare students for employment opportunities in the critically important and dynamic biotechnology industry. The program will provide students with knowledge and core set of skills that span across basic sciences, technology, research and mathematics education. It is specifically designed to integrate the laboratory and lecture components of the program through the use of an experimental approach to learning.