Master of Science in Bioinformatics - Pokhara University

Pokhara University

Science and Technology

2 year(s)

Master in Bioinformatics at Pokhara University is a two-years course offered by Pokhara University. This course is offered at the School of Engineering, Pokhara University.

Admission criteria

The applicants must pass the entrance exam conducted by Pokhara University.

Intake Capacity

  • Paying: 13
  • Scholarship: 2


Candidates seeking admission on M.Sc Bioinformatics program must have four years Bachelor of Sciences in Biological, Medical, Biomedical, Pharmaceutical, Physical, Computer Sciences, Computer Engineering or equivalent degree with a score of at least second division or 2.0/4.0 CGPA.

Curricular structure

Semester I 

CourseCredit Hours
Bioinformatics I3
Mathematics and Algorithm for Bioinformatics3
Computer Science3*
Cell Biology3*
Molecular Biochemistry3

Semester II

CourseCredit Hours
Bioinformatics II3
Programming for Bioinformatics3
Frontiers in Molecular Biology3
Functional Genomics3
Directed Research I3

Semester III

CourseCredit Hours
Bioinformatics III3
Data Warehouse and Data Mining3
Molecular Modeling and Drug Design3
Directed Research II3

Semester IV

Thesis- 15 credit hours


Population and Evolutionary Genomics
Genetic Engineering
System Biology
Molecular Genetics
Medical Informatics and Translational Medicine