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B.Sc. in Microbiology, Chemistry, Genetics(B.Sc. (MCG))

Course Duration

6 Semesters
(3 Years)

Eligibility Criteria

Those who have qualified 10+2 examination in the stream of Science or any equivalent examination with minimum aggregate of 45% marks and above can avail for admission.


B.Sc. Microbiology, Chemistry & Genetics at REVA University is a 3-year bachelor level course through six semesters. It is an arm of microbiology and chemistry that scientifically studies related to heredity, genes, and variations in living organisms. This combination familiarizes with the usage of living organisms in the field of medicine, genetics, and chemical sciences. It is designed to aid the students to understand the importance of chemicals, microbiology, and genetics to improve the quality of human life.

Program Highlights:

  • B.Sc. Microbiology, Genetics & Chemistry is a 3-year bachelor’s degree programme through six semesters.
  • Emphasis studies related to field of medicine, technology, engineering, and chemical sciences.
  • The programme has a wide scope in various life science domains like microbiology, chemical sciences, and biomedical genetics.
  • The curriculum is designed to aid students for employability and higher studies.
  • Industry oriented curriculum approved by experts from reputed industries and research organizations
  • The programme offers online courses by MOOC, Swayam, and Coursera Online Courses, along with short-term certification courses and workshops to enhance skill sets necessary for employability and research

Admission Requirements

  • Pass in PUC/10+2 with Biology as compulsory subject and at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidate belonging to SC/ST category) of any recognized Board/Council or any other qualification recognized as equivalent there to.

Course Curriculum

01Language – II: Kannada

02Language – II: Hindi

03Language – II: Additional English

04Communicative English – I

05Microbiological Methods

06Classical Genetics


08Food Microbiology


10Constitution of India and Professional Ethics

11Microbiological Methods lab

12Classical Genetics lab

13Chemistry-I lab

01Language – II: Kannada

02Language – II: Hindi

03Language – II: Additional English

04Communicative English – II

05Bacteriology and Virology


07Chemistry -II

08Analytical techniques in Genetics

09Forensic Biology

10Environmental Science

11Bacteriology and Virology lab

12Cytogenetics lab

13Laboratory course II

01Language – II: Kannada

02Language – II: Hindi

03Language – II: Additional English

04Eukaryotic Microbiology

05Molecular Genetics


07Nutritional Biochemistry

08Biochemistry of plant sciences

09Open Elective – Health and Hygiene

10Skill Development Program

11Eukaryotic Microbiology lab

12Molecular Genetics lab

13Laboratory course III

01Language – II: Kannada

02Language – II: Hindi

03Language – II: Additional English

04Environmental Microbiology

05Evolutionary & Biometrical Genetics

06Human Physiology

07Aero microbiology & Aquatic Microbiology

08Immunity and Medical Microbiology

09Soft Skill Training

10Skill Development Program

11Environmental Microbiology Lab

12 Evolutionary & Biometrical Genetics Lab

13Laboratory Course - IV (Biochemistry)

01Microbial Physiology

02Human Genetics

03Metabolism I

04Medical Genetics

05Applicative Genetics


07Skill Development Program

08Microbial Physiology Lab

09Human Genetics Lab

10Laboratory Course – V (Biochemistry)

01Agricultural Microbiology

02Developmental Genetics

03Metabolism – II

04Hormonal Biochemistry

05Biochemistry of animal sciences


07Agricultural Microbiology Lab

08Developmental Genetics Lab

09Laboratory Course – VI

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

After graduation, candidates will:


Adopt a strong foundation with skills, ethics, relevant training and education towards understanding life sciences.


Apply appropriate tools and techniques to conduct scientific investigations to solve the problems in life sciences domains


Acquire higher degree of work in academics and research.


Adapt lifelong learning with continuous improvement

Career Opportunities

  • B.Sc. graduates will get opportunities to work with Biotechnology industries, chemical industries, pharmaceutical industries, diagnostic labs, microbiology firms, food, and agricultural industries.
  • Graduates can pursue master’s programme in any Life Science domain or Chemical Sciences.