Introductory Program in Bioinformatics

Course Overview

The new technological innovations are on one side leading to the paramount of new inventions in the field of biotechnology and bioinformatics. In last 20 years alone major developments in techniques, Bioinformatics and molecular methodology have led to significant biological and medical breakthroughs. The life sciences have created entirely new and exciting fields of research that cross the traditional borders between biology and physical sciences particularly engineering and physics. Hence time has come to know more about the application and advantages of bioinformatics in modern biotechnology and medical science.

Course Objectives

The objective of Introductory Program in Bioinformatics – Distance Participation is to provide students having Biological / Computer Sciences / Biotechnology/Biochemistry / Medical / Agriculture / Research & Development / Pharmaceutical and Engineering background a first level expertise in Bioinformatics and its usage in the industry. It is a unique opportunity to complete the Program through Distance Participation mode while continuing regular studies at their respective colleges.

Course Modules

  • Module 1

    Introduction to Bioinformatics

  • Module 2


  • Module 3

    Biological Databases & their Management

  • Module 4

    Computational Biology