SOPHIA COLLEGE (AUTONOMOUS)

NOTICE

M.Sc. ADMISSIONS – 2020- 21



The College offers M.Sc. programmes by papers in Biochemistry / Life Sciences (Neurobiology) / Microbiology / Analytical Chemistry.

Students seeking admission to the above courses are requested to fill in the online form available on the College web site www.sophiacollege.edu.in from 27th October, 2020 onwards until 7th November, 2020.

Admissions are open to both male and female candidates.

Students will be required to upload their latest marksheet while filling the online form (either semester VI marksheet or those who have not received it can upload their marksheet of semester V).

Sophia College is a Christian minority Institution and reservation is as per the Mumbai University norms.

Admission criteria for each of the above-mentioned departments have been listed below.



Department of Life Sciences

MSc Life Sciences with specialization in Neurobiology (Aided & Affiliated to University of Mumbai)

Number of Seats: 10

Selection will be done on the basis of BSc Marks, Statement of Purpose, Online Entrance Test, and Online Interview.

Procedure for MSc Admissions (2020-21)

  1. Please complete your online registration for admission on the College website: www.sophiacollege.edu.in by 7th November, 2020.
  2. Send us a Statement of Purpose to lifesciencepgadmissions@gmail.com (in one email) by 7th November, 2020. Please mention your registration number.
  3. Guidelines for the Statement of Purpose (max. 500 words):
    Introduce yourself, your academic, research and extra-curricular activities, What motivates you to pursue this program, any breakthrough studies that inspire your inclination towards neurobiology. Let us know about your career goals and how this MSc program may help you to achieve them.
  4. There will be a proctored online entrance exam after 7th November, 2020 for which you will receive an email with a link to join a Telegram group. The link for the online exam and the instructions will be posted on the Telegram group.
  5. Selected candidates will be contacted for a personal interview online (Platform: Zoom). Please ensure you have a stable internet connection during the time of the entrance exam and interview.

Email ID for any queries - lifesciencepgadmissions@gmail.com



Department of Biochemistry

MSc. Biochemistry program at Sophia College (Autonomous) is an aided course, affiliated to the University of Mumbai.

Total number of seats: 5

Selection Criterion: Merit (Based on the TYBSc. Biochemistry marks) and an online interview.

Selected candidates will be contacted to appear for a personal online interview over the ZOOM platform.

Please ensure that you have an uninterrupted stable internet connectivity at the time of the interview selection process.

Email ID for any queries – biochemsophia@gmail.com



Department of Microbiology

MSc. Microbiology program at Sophia College (Autonomous) is an aided course, affiliated to the University of Mumbai.

Total number of seats: 10

Selection Criterion: Merit (Based on Sem 1 to Sem 5 aggregate marks) and an online interview.

Selected candidates will be contacted to appear for a personal online interview over the ZOOM platform.

Please ensure that you have an uninterrupted stable internet connectivity at the time of the interview selection process.

Email ID for any queries – microbiologymsc2021@gmail.com



Department of Chemistry

MSc Chemistry with specialization in Analytical Chemistry (Unaided & Affiliated to University of Mumbai)

Number of Seats: 10

Selection will be done on the basis of BSc Marks and Online Interview.

Procedure for MSc Admissions (2020-21)

  1. Please complete your online registration for admission on the College website: www.sophiacollege.edu.in by 7th November, 2020.
  2. Shortlisted students will be contacted for an online interview (Platform: Zoom). Please ensure you have a stable internet connection during the time of the interview

Email ID for any queries - chemmsc2021@gmail.com