Institute of Science offers Post-graduate as well as Ph.D. programmes. Established in 2004 under the aegis of Nirma University, Institute of Science has grown in leaps & bounds in the last 10 years. Nirma University has established the Master of Science in Biochemistry and Biotechnology and initiated Masters Programme in Microbiology from 2009-2010, in anticipation of this need to provide an alternative to the students who desire a post graduate degree and whose career objectives goes beyond academic research. The Institute aims to provide students with a broad training and education in Biochemistry, Biotechnology and Microbiology encompassing science, business, legal, social and ethical aspects to enable them to explore wide career opportunities. The Alumni are well placed in companies like Reliance Life Science, TCS Life sciences, Ranbaxy Ltd, Quintais, India, Lupin Pharmaceuticals, Pune, Intas Biopharmaceuticals and Zydus Cadila etc. and in Research Institutions pursuing their Ph. D. like NIPER, Chandigarh, JNCASR, Bangalore, TIFR, Bangalore, CCMB, Hyderabad, IISER, Bhopal, Institute of Science, Hyderabad, Texas A & M University, USA, Griffin University, Australia etc.
The Institute has professionally qualified and experienced permanent faculties with expertise in various areas of Life Sciences. A balanced mix of academicians and professionals, with rich academic and research experience contributes to the Institute’s academic excellence. The quality and progress of the Institute is coordinated and ensured by Institute of Science Advisory Committee (ISAC) and Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) of the Institute.