Microbiologists - Career Queries

A Microbiologist is someone who works in the field of Microbiology. A microbiologist is a scientist who studies about the microorganisms. Microbiologists conduct many experiments on microbes. A microbiologist should be certified to work in research laboratories or offices. Most of the microbiologists specialize in food, environment, medical aspects and agriculture. The microbiologists try to study and understand the behaviour of various microbes and their effect on human lives. Research in Virology, Bacteriology, Parasitology and Mycology are some of the specialist fields for microbiologists. The microbiologists develop many enzymes, vitamins and hormones. They also develop new methods to fight the diseases. Find frequently asked questions on career related to Microbiologists answered by renowned Career Counsellors of India, and to know more on what, why and how's of becoming Microbiologists

Hi ,Appreciate the fact that you have done a program which in itself is "Job Orientated". After such programs, one is usually recommended to join institutions like Hospital , Private Laboratory, Blood Banks, Diagnostics centers, Forensic/Research Labs or assist Doctors.As Technology is ever evolving, Medical Laboratory Technology is no exception. Medical Laboratory Technologist job is ever becoming  a more responsible one. With increasing patients awareness / know-how and access to internet and ever growing litigation even in country like India, it is time that the people working behind t

1 answer Sumit Basu in Microbiologists category

You have not given the pass percentage or details of your transcript for your current education. Now a days all colleges have web address just explore and check the admission criteria. Knowing the fact sheet regarding availability of seats is quite difficult to know (in advance) at management level. Either you visit the college admission department and obtain the information  first. B.Sc Microbiology is being offered in other colleges also and having specialized course structure on Medical microbiology, Industrial Microbiology, Agriculture Microbiology, and General Microbiology etc.Now it

1 answer manojjnu Kumar in Microbiologists category

Hello Chanda, Firtly you have to choose right subject for NET exam according to your masters' subject. As you say you are post graduated with Microbiology then the best option for you is CSIR NET Life Sciences. It is an national level exam which is conducted by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research on bi-yearly basis every year. According to CSIR guidelines, to appear for this you should have at least 55% (for general) or 50% (for SC/ST/PwD/OBC) marks in post graduation. There is no age limit for Assistant Professor but if you want to apply for CSIR NET JRF then your age must not e

Hello I should definitely appreciate you for you have identified your interest and where it lies. You have chosen BSc [Microbiology][1] as your first graduation subject and it is definitely an excellent field. You have indicated few areas of interest as research, marine and medical. I shall explain to you on each one by one here.  [Medical][2]: Completing a BSc Microbiology degree you are eligible to work at hospitals as a lab technologist and private research labs as a microbiologist. For this you can do a MSc Micro biology after this BSc or instead study a MSc medical lab technol

Hello friend, You are a graduate in Microbiology, but being a simple graduate in Microbiology, is very difficult to make a bright future. You may get job, but it will not be good for you in long life. You may be inducted as technician, with not a decent salary.  If you really wish to make a bright future where life is good, then you have to go for higher education. You have chosen a good subject, now you need to do minimum post graduation in Microbiology. After MSc you will be eligible to get jobs in government sector and in private companies. In government sector you will be eligible

1 answer Vivek Kumar in Microbiologists category

Dear Aspirant, If you have not done your Masters degree, then I would first suggest you to do Masters MSc. Post that you can apply for companies directly on their email ID or paper advertisements. Most importantly, upload your updated resume on top three job portals like Timesjobs, naukri and Monsterindia. Best wishes