The MSc in Microbiology programme offers an advanced learning opportunity for students to understand the biological and chemical components of life. Throughout the duration of this course, the candidates are challenged at various levels to understand pathogenic mechanisms and utilize their learnings and skills, to bring innovations in diagnostics and treatments. Not only does the specifically designed curriculum build the student’s theoretical knowledge, but it also encourages research and the development of practical skills. Microbiologists are revered as scientists and researchers who often play a pivotal role in helping understand infectious and chronic diseases by studying various microorganisms. They also play important roles in diagnostics, biosafety, and food technology.