UM-DAE Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences

Outline and Credits of the course structure for 5-years integrated M. Sc. Degree

 

  • Minimum total credits for integrated M.Sc. degree is 240.
  • 1st Year [semester-I (23 credits) and semester-II (23 credits)] is common to all the students
  • Subject specific teaching and project begins from 2nd year (III-Semester onwards)
  • IX-Semester (24 credits) is a full-time project work
  • X-Semester is elective course
  • 1st August to 30 November: Semesters-I, III, V, VII and IX
  • 1st January to 30 April: Semesters-II, IV, VI, VIII and X
  • Contact Hrs / per week: Lecture (L) – Tutorial (T) – Practical (P)

(Abbreviation:   B = Biology; BL = Biology Laboratory; BPr = Biology Project; C = Chemistry; CL = Chemistry Laboratory; CPr = Chemistry Project; GL = General Laboratory; H = Humanities and Social Sciences; M = Mathematics; MPr = Mathematics Project; P = Physics; PL = Physics Laboratory: PPr = Physics Project)

FIRST YEAR

(Common to all the students)

SEMESTER –I (August- November)

Total credits for semester-I = 23

Subject Code Subject
Contact Hours per Week
(Theory+Tutorials)
Credits
 B-101 Biology-I (Introductory Biology) 2+1+0 3
 C-101 Chemistry-I (Structures & Bonding) 2+1+0 3
 P-101 Physics-I (Classical Physics) 2+1+0 3
M-100/ M-101* Mathematics-I 2+1+0 3
 H-101 Communication Skills-I 3+0+0 3
 BL-101 Biology Laboratory-I 0+1+2 2
 CL-101 Chemistry Laboratory-I 0+1+2 2
 PL-101 Physics Laboratory-I 0+1+2 2
 GL-101 Computer Basics 0+1+2 2
  Total credits for Semester-I   23

 

SEMESTER – II (January-April)

Total credits for semester-II = 23

Subject Code Subject
Contact Hours per Week
(Theory+Tutorials)
Credits
 B-201 Biology-II (Introduction to Macromolecules) 2+1+0 3
 C-201 Chemistry-II (Chemical Thermodynamics) 2+1+0 3
 P-201 Physics-II (Modern Physics) 2+1+0 3
M-200/ M-201* Mathematics-II 2+1+0 3
 H-201 Communication Skills-II 3+0+0 3
 BL-201 Biology Laboratory-II 0+1+2 2
 CL-201 Chemistry Laboratory-II 0+1+2 2
 PL-201 Physics Laboratory-II 0+1+2 2
 GL-201 Electronics Laboratory 0+1+2 2
  Total credits for Semester-II   23

*M-100 and M-200 are for the students who did not have mathematics in 12th Standard, while M-101 and M-201 are for those who had mathematics in 12th Standard. All the laboratory courses in 1st year will run for two months for a given student.

 

SECOND YEAR 

SEMESTER –III (August-November) 

Total credits for semester-III = 23-27 

CHEMISTRY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

PHYSICS

Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits

BIOLOGY

Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits

MATHEMATICS

Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

B-301

Biochemistry-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-301

Classical Mechanics-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-301

Biochemistry –I

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-301

Foundation

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-301

Mathematics for Chemists & Biologists

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-302

Mathematical Physics-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

C-301

Mathematics for Chemists & Biologists

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-302

Analysis-I

(Single Variable Analysis)

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-302

Organic Chemistry-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-303

Electromagnetism-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

C-302

Organic Chemistry-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-303

Algebra I

(Groups and Rings)

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-303

Inorganic Chemistry-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-304

Waves, Oscillations and Optics

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-302

Cell Biology-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-304

Elementary Number Theory

(3+2+0 = 5)

H-301

Humanities and Social

Science

(3+0+0 = 3)

H-301

Humanities and Social

Science

(3+0+0 = 3)

H-301

Humanities and Social Science

(3+0+0 = 3)

H-301

Humanities and Social Science

(3+0+0 = 3)

CL-301

Chemistry Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

PL-301

Physics Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

BL-301

Biology Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

P-301

Classical Mechanics - I

(3+1+0 = 4)

Credits

23 (69)

 

23 (69)

 

23 (69)

 

27 (73)

 

SEMESTER –IV (January-April) 

Total credits for semester-IV = 26-28 

CHEMISTRY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits

PHYSICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits

BIOLOGY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits

MATHEMATICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

C-401

Spectroscopy-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-401

Mathematical Physics -II

(3+1+0 = 4)

C-401

Spectroscopy-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-401

Analysis-II

(Multivariate Analysis)

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-402

Physical Chemistry-I (3+1+0 = 4)

P-402

Quantum Mechanics-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

C-402

Physical Chemistry-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-402

Algebra-II

(Linear Algebra)

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-403

Quantum Chemistry-I (3+1+0 = 4)

P-403

Classical Mechanics-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-401

Biochemistry –II (3+1+0 = 4)

M-403

Topology-I

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-404

Organic Chemistry-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective-I

(Out of Stream Elective)

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-402

Molecular Biology

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-404

Discrete Mathematics

(3+2+0 = 5)

CL-401

Chemistry Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

PL-401

Physics Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

B-403

Biostatistics

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-405

Complex Analysis

(3+2+0 = 5)

H-401

Humanities and Social Science

(3+0+0 = 3)

H-401

Humanities and Social Science

(3+0+0 = 3)

BL-401

Biology Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

   

PL-402

Computational

Laboratory

(0+1+3 = 3)

PL-403

Computational

Laboratory

(0+1+3 = 3)

PL-402

Computational

Laboratory

(0+1+3 = 3)

PL-403

Computational

Laboratory

(0+1+3 = 3)

Credits

26 (95)

 

26 (95)

 

27 (96)

 

28 (101)

 

THIRD YEAR 

SEMESTER –V (August-November) 

Total credits for semester-V = 25-26 

CHEMISTRY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits

PHYSICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits

BIOLOGY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits

MATHEMATICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

C-501

Analytical Chemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-501

Electromagnetism-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

C-501

Analytical Chemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-501

Analysis-III

(Measure and Integration)

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-502

Quantum Chemistry -II

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-502

Quantum Mechanics-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-501

Genetics

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-502

Algebra-III

(Field Theory)

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-503

Inorganic Chemistry-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-503

Statistical Physics-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-502

Cell Biology-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-503

Topology-II

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-504

Spectroscopy-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

PL-501

Physics Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

B-503

Biodiversity

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-504

Graph Theory

(3+2+0 = 5)

CL-501

Chemistry Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

PL-502

Numerical Methods Laboratory

(0+2+3 = 4)

BL-501

Biology Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

PL-502

Numerical Methods Laboratory

(0+2+3 = 4)

H-501

Humanities and Social Science

(3+0+0 = 3)

H-501

Humanities and Social Science

(3+0+0 = 3)

H-501

Humanities and Social Science

(3+0+0 = 3)

   

G-501

Environmental Science

(2+0+0 = 2)

G-501

Environmental Science

(2+0+0 = 2)

G-501

Environmental Science

(2+0+0 = 2)

G-501

Environmental Science

(2+0+0 = 2)

Credits

25 (120)

 

25 (120)

 

25 (121)

 

26 (127)

 

SEMESTER –VI (January-April) 

Total credits for semester-VI = 23-27 

CHEMISTRY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

PHYSICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

BIOLOGY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

MATHEMATICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

C-601

Biophysical Chemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-601

Nuclear Physics

(3+1+0 = 4)

C-601

Biophysical Chemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-601

Analysis-IV

(Fourier Analysis)

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-602

Group Theory & Applications

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-602

Condensed Matter Physics-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-601

Immunology-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-602

Algebra-IV

(Module Theory)

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-603

Inorganic Chemistry-III

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-603

Atomic & Molecular Physics

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-602

Animal Physiology

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-603

Differential equations and Special Functions

(4+2+0 = 6)

C-604

Organic Chemistry-III

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-604

Mathematical Physics - III

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-603

Plant Physiology

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-604

Probability Theory

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-605

Nuclear Chemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

   

B-604

Microbiology

(3+1+0 = 4)

   

H-601

Humanities and Social Sciences

(3+0+0 = 3)

H-601

Humanities and Social Sciences

(3+0+0 = 3)

H-601

Humanities and Social Sciences

(3+0+0 = 3)

H-601

Humanities and Social Sciences

(3+0+0 = 3)

CL-601

Chemistry Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

PL-601

Physics Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

BL-601

Biology Laboratory

(0+0+6 = 4)

   

Credits

27 (147)

 

23 (143)

 

27 (148)

 

24 (151)

 

FOURTH YEAR 

SEMESTER –VII (August-November) 

Total credits for semester-V = 24-26 

CHEMISTRY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

PHYSICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

BIOLOGY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

MATHEMATICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

C-701

Photochemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-701

Fluid Mechanics

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-701

Biotechnology-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-701

Functional Analysis

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-702

Molecular Thermodynamics

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-702

Statistical Physics-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-702

Immunology –II

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-702

Commutative Algebra

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-703

Organometallics & Bioinorganic Chemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-703

Condensed Matter Physics-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-703

Developmental Biology

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-703

Algebraic Topology

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-704

Physical Organic Chemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-704

Imaging Technology in Biological Research

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-704

Differential Geometry and Applications

(3+2+0 = 5)

CL-701

Advanced Chemistry Laboratory

(0+2+6= 6)

PL-701

Advanced Physics Laboratory

(0+2+6= 6)

BL-701

Advanced Biology Laboratory

(0+2+6= 6)

   

CPr-701

Project

(4)

PPr-701

Project

(4)

BPr-701

Project

(4)

MPr-701

Project

(4)

Credits

26 (173)

 

26 (169)

 

26 (174)

 

24 (175)

 

SEMESTER –VIII (January-April) 

Total credits for semester-VIII = 26-28

CHEMISTRY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

PHYSICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

BIOLOGY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

MATHEMATICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

C-801

Materials Chemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-801

Astronomy & Astrophysics

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-801

Virology

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-801

Partial Differential Equations

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-802

Macro- & Supra- Molecular Chemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-802

Nonlinear Dynamics & Chaos

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-802

Neuro Biology

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-802

Algebraic Number Theory

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-803

Computational Chemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

P-803

Computational Physics

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-803

Bioinformatics

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-803

Differential Topology

(3+2+0 = 5)

C-804 / C-805

Lasers and its Applications

/

NMR in Chemistry

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective-III

(3+1+0 = 4)

B-804

Biotechnology-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

M-804

Computational Mathematics

(3+2+0 = 5)

CL-801

Advanced Chemistry Laboratory

(0+2+6 = 6)

PL-801

Advanced Physics Laboratory

(0+2+6 = 6)

BL-801

Advanced Biology Laboratory

(0+2+6 = 6)

   

CPr-801

Project

(6)

PPr-801

Project

(6)

BPr-801

Project

(6)

MPr-801

Project

(6)

Credits

28 (201)

 

28 (197)

 

28 (202)

 

26 (201)

 

FIFTH YEAR 

SEMESTER –IX (August-November) 

Total credits for semester-IX = 25

CHEMISTRY

PHYSICS

BIOLOGY

MATHEMATICS

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

CPr-901

Project

PPr-901

Project

BPr-901

Project

MPr-901

Project

Credits

25 (226)

 

25 (222)

 

25 (227)

 

25 (226)

 

SEMESTER –X (January-April) 

Total credits for semester-X = 16-21

CHEMISTRY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

PHYSICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

BIOLOGY

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

MATHEMATICS

(Contact Hrs: L + T + P = Credits)

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

Code

Subject

 

Elective-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective-IV

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective-I

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective I

(3+2+0 = 5)

 

Elective-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective-V

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective-II

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective II

(3+2+0 = 5)

 

Elective -III

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective-VI

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective -III

(3+1+0 = 4)

 

Elective III

(3+2+0 = 5)

         

Elective -IV

(3+1+0 = 4)

   

CPr-1001

Project (6)

PPr-1001

Project (6)

BPr-1001

-

MPr-1001

Project (6)

Credits

3 electives and 1 project (12+ 6 = 18 credits)

(Total Credits: 244)

 

3 electives and 1 project (12+6=18 credits)

(Total Credits: 240)

 

4 electives (16 credits)

(Total Credits: 243)

 

3 electives and 1 project (15+ 6 = 21 credits)

(Total Credits: 247)

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About Us

CBS was set up by the Department of Atomic Energy and the University of Mumbai in 2007. CBS offers a 5 year integrated MSc program in Basic Sciences, with undergraduate teaching embedded in a postgraduate and research environment, for students who have completed 10+2 schooling or its equivalent.