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April 11, 2022 • 17:51 pm

Career After BSc Biotechnology – Job Profile, Salary, Courses List

In the current trend, it is often noticed that choosing the stream after completion of graduation is a much more difficult task than choosing a stream after class 10th. There are several career options in which a student can enroll themselves according to their interest level.

Biotechnology is frequently abbreviated as Biotech, any technology process or practice that modifies or harnesses any living organism or system to be useful to any human purpose.

Choosing the best career alternative after BSc in Biotechnology, which will be more beneficial for them, is quite a difficult task.

So, to clear this confusion, Eduncle has clubbed the best suitable career options; one can opt after doing BSc in Biotechnology.


Scope of Higher Studies after BSc Biotechnology

     MSc in Biotechnology

     MBA in Biotechnology Management

     MBA in Pharmaceuticals

     Other suggested MBA courses

     Other courses after BSc in Biotechnology

Job Opportunities after BSc Biotechnology – Get Details

     Become an Assistant Professor and Researcher

     Government Jobs



Scope of Higher Studies after BSc Biotechnology


After completing graduation, many aspirants are confused in choosing further career aspects. Below, we have listed some of the best career scopes for which a BSc biotech aspirant can opt.

Let’s look into it!



MSc in Biotechnology


The first and foremost course that clicks after graduation is doing a master's from the same background. If you are interested in BSc biotechnology, you can continue it by doing a Master’s in the same stream. Here, we have mentioned the list of Top Science Exams you MUST take after BSc.

 Indian Institute of Technology – Joint Admission Test (IIT JAM)

TIFR Exam- Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Graduate School Admissions Exam

AIIMS Biotechnology Entrance Exam

​​​​​​​ NEST

​​​​​​​ JEST

​​​​​​​ Anna University Biotech Entrance Examination

​​​​​​​ Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University Entrance Exam

After getting into MSc by qualifying for the above-mentioned exams, you will get to pursue a fascinating Career Option after MSc.



MBA in Biotechnology Management


Biotechnology is one of the swiftly growing sectors in India. This field gives the opportunities for the students to join the diversified industries. Once you complete the MBA in Biotechnology management, you can continue your career in agro-based industries, food processing industries, healthcare companies, chemical industries, etc. Job profile will include Sales, Business Development, Market Research, Research, and Development, etc.



MBA in Pharmaceuticals


If you are God-gifted in managing and directing the people, you can go for MBA in Pharmaceuticals or diploma courses. This is one of the best career options one could ask for.



Other suggested MBA courses


Here is the list of other course details that an aspirant can pursue after a BSc in Biotechnology. Check below

​​​​​​​ MBA in Finance

​​​​​​​ Human Resource

​​​​​​​ Marketing

​​​​​​​ Information Technology

​​​​​​​ Interior Designing

​​​​​​​ Media management

​​​​​​​ Event Management

​​​​​​​ Production & Operations Management

​​​​​​​ Economics

​​​​​​​ Entrepreneurship, etc.



Other courses after BSc in Biotechnology


You can also choose some of the other attractive courses to expand your interest in biotechnology. Below, we have mentioned the complete list of other courses for which you can opt.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Medical Biotechnologist

​​​​​​​ Agricultural Biotechnologist

​​​​​​​ Bio-informaticist

​​​​​​​ Biological Forensic Analyst

​​​​​​​ Bioprocess Engineer

​​​​​​​ Biosafety Regulator

​​​​​​​ Geneticist/ Human Geneticist

​​​​​​​ Environmental Biotechnologist

​​​​​​​ Enzymologist

​​​​​​​ Fermentation Scientist

​​​​​​​ Immunologist

​​​​​​​ Medical Biochemist

​​​​​​​ Microbiologist

​​​​​​​ Plant Breeder

​​​​​​​ Plant Molecular Biologist

​​​​​​​ Plant Pathologist

​​​​​​​ Technical Sales Representative

​​​​​​​ Veterinary Virologist

​​​​​​​ Patent Attorney



Job Opportunities after BSc Biotechnology – Get Details


Jobs is the fascinating work that attracts students after graduation and post-graduation. Below we have mentioned some of the job opportunities which a BSc Biotech graduate can pursue.



Become an Assistant Professor and Researcher


After qualifying BSc in Biotechnology, you can also become an Assistant Professor in the renowned universities of the nation. But you need to complete your master’s first. After this, you are eligible to appear in the CSIR NET exam, which is a gateway to becoming an Assistant Professor and Researcher.



Government Jobs


In the current era, everybody wants to seek for Government Jobs to avail benefits like job security, government facilities, good pay & perks, etc.

Keep visiting the Latest Government Jobs and Upcoming Bank Exams to keep yourself updated.

BSc Biotechnology graduates can also try various PSUs like the National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute, HIL (India) Limited, Indian Institute of Horticulture, etc.

Options for your future depend on your present. Analyze your present, your interests & set your goals!


In this blog, we have tried to sum up all the career scopes after BSc in Biotechnology. If you have any queries regarding career options after BSc in Biotechnology, you can comment in the comments’ section below.



Thank You!


Showing 4 comments out of 6
  • Revati lakhe

    I'm in my 3rd SEM of MSc BioTech. What are the career options.. please guide me. Thanks

  • Ramya katukuri

    Can I go with forensic science..


    Hello Ramya,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    Yes, you are eligible to apply for forensic science.
    Thanks for asking your query with us!

  • Suhasi

    How much salary can b there after doing msc frm reputed cllgs?


    Hello Suhasi,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    An M.Sc degree holder can earn an average salary of Rs. 25k to Rs. 35k per month. There are many companies in both sectors which offer a higher salary package to M.Sc degree holders.
    Thank You!!


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