Program Details

Bachelor of Science in Medical Microbiology (B.M.M) (3 Years)

  • Program Overview

    The Bachelor of Science in Medical Microbiology, abbreviated as B.M.M., is an esteemed 3.5-year undergraduate professional course. This program delves into the realm of Medical Microbiology, encompassing the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases caused by diverse microbial agents, including bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites. Medical Microbiology is dedicated to comprehending the intricate role of microorganisms in human health, as well as unravelling the mechanisms underlying their pathogenesis. Furthermore, it investigates the body's immune response to infections and the development of innovative treatments, vaccines, and other preventive measures. The field also embraces the study of host-pathogen interactions, the epidemiology and molecular biology of pathogens, and harnessing the immune system to safeguard against infections. Moreover, it concentrates on researching strategies for preventing and treating illnesses instigated by these microscopic organisms. For individuals with a profound interest in biology and an ardent desire to attain profound insights into diseases and ailments, a career in medical microbiology is an exceptional pursuit. This program offers professional students an immersive and comprehensive study of various specializations within the discipline, such as Bacteriology, Virology, Immunology, Serology, Parasitology, and Mycology. Simultaneously, it places great emphasis on cultivating the practical skills of students to foster their transformation into dynamic professionals of the future.
    Upon successful completion of this program, students can choose to pursue higher education in the field of microbiology, such as a Master of Science (MSc) or a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), or opt for a career as an educator in esteemed colleges, universities, or research institutes. Moreover, students have the opportunity to join research teams and actively engage in an array of microbiology-related research projects.

Career Path

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Science program in B.M.M graduates can pursue careers in the following fields:

  • Government sector (ICMR, CDC, TMC, AIIMS, CSIR, FCI, CWC, FSSAI, etc.)
  • • Private Hospitals (Medanta, Fortis, Apollo, Max, etc.)
  • • Veterinary hospitals
  • Government Medical College/Institute
  • Private Medical Collage/Institute
  • Laboratories (SRL diagnosis, Dr Lal pathology, Apollo diagnostics, Metropolis pathology, Thyrocare Aarogyam pathology, Pathkind Diagnostic, etc.)
  • Private Clinics
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Food & Beverage production companies
  • Agriculture Industries
  • Dairy industries
  • Water industries