MSc (Master of Science) Syllabus, Subjects, Course Curriculum, Books 2021-2022

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MSc or Master of Science is an advanced course that offers many specializations such as Maths, Computer Science, Life Science, Geography, etc. The syllabus and course curriculum depends on the selected specialization.

The main objective of this course is to enable students to be able to perform well in the industry, academia and the research field. Hence, the MSc syllabus is regulated accordingly after every few years as per the demand of the scientific and research community.

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MSc Syllabus

The syllabus and course curriculum is different for each specialization. It often consists of core subjects that are to be pursued by every student enrolled in that MSc course, and on the basis of their interest they can select from the list of elective subjects offered by the college.

The table below shows syllabus and subjects included in some of the most commonly pursued MSc specializations:

Specializations Name Syllabus & Subjects
MSc IT Introduction to Programming Language through C Basic Electronics and Communication
Database Management System (DBMS)  Data Communication and Computer Networks
Software Engineering Computer Graphics
MSc Computer Science Structured and Object Oriented Programming Visual and Dot Net programming
Java Programming Web Technology
Statistics and Data Analytics Soft Computing 
Data Compression Web Services
MSc Psychology Advanced Social Psychology Organizational Behaviour
Human Resource Management Counselling and Behaviour Modification
Lifespan Psychology Research Methodology
MSc Maths Algebra Number Theory
Probability Theory Linear Programming
Vector Analysis Elasticity
MSc Biotechnology Molecular Biology Genetic Engineering
Immunology Animal Biotechnology
Plant Biotechnology Bioinformatics
Synthetic Biology Systems Biology
MSc Physics Mathematical Methods Quantum Mechanics
Solid State Physics Nuclear Physics
Relativity and Cosmology Statistical Mechanics
Molecular Spectroscopy Astrophysics
MSc Data Science Fundamentals of Data Science Machine learning
Data Mining and Algorithms Cyber Security
Artificial Intelligence Spatial Modeling
Applied Statistics Python Programming
MSc Economics Game Theory Econometrics
Microeconomics Macroeconomics
Ecological Economics Time series and regression of analysis
MSc Microbiology Virology Immunology
Environmental Microbiology Bioinstrumentation
Enzyme Technology Bioinformatics, Microbial Genomics and Proteomics 
MSc Statistics Ancillary Mathematics Measure Theory and Probability
Linear Models and Regression Analysis Time Series Analysis
Multivariate Analysis Time Series Analysis
Computer Programming Sample Surveys

The scheme of examination is usually divided between theory and practicals in the ratio of 70:30, but not all the colleges follow it. 

MSc Course Books

The table below shows some of the recommended books and readings that every student must have for better understanding and to score better in the MSc exams.

Name of the Book Name of the Author
Logic and Prolog Programming Saroj Kaushik
Operating Systems: Internals and Design Principles William Stallings
Theoretical Mechanics M. R. Spiegel,
Mathematical Statistics J. E. Freund
Applied Immunology Benjamin Abraham Thomas
Plant Biochemistry Hans Walter Heldt
Text Book on Principles of Bacteriology, Virology and Immunology Topley and Wilsons
Microbial Physiology and Metabolism D.R. Caldwell
Introduction to Mathematical Statistics Robert V. Hogg
Python for Data Science Ethan Williams

Apart from these course books, colleges often provide students with the relevant study material and research articles that help them to gain better understanding of the subject. 

Also check: Top MSc Entrance Exams 2021

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