No. of Seats: 39 (UR: 18, OBC: 10 SC: 6, ST: 3, EWS: 2 )

The much valued three year degree course in Biochemistry attracts the cream of students from all over India. Institute of Home Economics is one of the six colleges of Delhi University to run this course. Students will be offered advanced level theory and practical courses in subjects like proteins, cell biology, immunology, enzymes, molecular biology, recombinant DNA technology, developmental biology, Bio-informatics and advanced techniques in immunology genetics and molecular biology. The programme aims to train the students to enable them to apply biochemical principles learned both theoretically and experimentally to understand various complex processes in life sciences. This course aims to provide conceptualisation of collaborative and multidisciplinary work, amalgamate and apply the basic understanding of basic and industrial research and biotechnology. The programme aims to impart in each student the competence for research and innovation in Biochemistry and Biotechnology as a skilled experimentalist.

The students become confident and independent in their thought processes and can make an informed choice about their subsequent career after completion of the programme. The students can opt for masters and research programmes in Biochemistry, Biotechnology and allied fields in premier institutes within the country and abroad besides opting for academics, research or being placed in the industry.

Minimum Eligibility Requirements for Admission to
BSc (Hons) Biochemistry