1.1. Eligibility: The candidate must have passed: Pharm/PharmD/MBBS/BDS/BVSC/BHMS/BAMS/BSc Nursing/Engineering with Science (Biotechnology and Life Science related) any other Equiavalent BSc in Life Sciences (Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology) from a recognised university with 50% of marks in qualifying examination

1.2. The subjects of specializations for Master of Clinical Embryology Course shall be as follows:

1.2.1. Reproductive Biology

1.2.2. Introductory microbiology

1.2.3. Reproductive Genetics

1.2.4. Assisted Reproductive Technologies

1.2.5. Advance IVF Technology

1.2.6. Biostatistics and Research Methodology

1.3. Each academic year is to be divided into two semesters, with a minimum of 90 working days in each (180 days in any given academic year) for instruction and exams.

1.4. Seminars: For the first and second semesters, two days of each week will be devoted to a seminar that will be conducted with the goal of enhancing the necessary explanatory, communication, and presentation abilities.

1.5. Journal club: the students will be engaged for a period of 1 month in the 4th semester of the course, before the students persue their respective internships. Topics that will be included in the discussion of the journal club by each student are as follows: One Case study, One Research article and One Meta Analysis

1.6.. Internship-IVth Semester: A candidate has to undergo Internship at any DMHO registered Fertility clinic having facilities to carryout Invitro fertilization procedures for a period of 02 months. During the Internship, Candidate is required to attend IVF clinical and Laboratory work

1.7. All the students should present a seminar on the objectives of their work, work protocol, study results and conclusion, etc. in the presence of a committee consisting of one external examiner, and research director during the Final Viva.

MS in Clinical Embryology(2024 – 2025)

Year 1
Year 2


CodeCourseHours/weekInternal Assessment Semester End ExamTotal
Continuous EvaluationSessional ExamTotal
I Semester
MEMB 101TReproductive Biology410203070100
MEMB 102TIntroductory microbiology410203070100
MEMB 103PAndrology Laboratory-11215153070100
MEMB 104PMicrobiology and Analytical Techniques Laboratory1215153070100
MEMB 105SSeminar45050
MEMB 201TReproductive Genetics410203070100
MEMB 202TAssisted Reproductive Technologies410203070100
MEMB 203PAndrology Laboratory-21215153070100
MEMB 204PEmbryology Laboratory-11215153070100
MEMB 205SSeminar450—-—-50


CodeCourseHours/weekInternal Assessment Semester End ExamTotal
Continuous EvaluationSessional ExamTotal
MEMB301TAdvance IVF Technology410203070100
MEMB 302TBiostatistics and Research Methodology210203070100
MEMB 303PEmbryology Laboratory- 21215153070100
MEMB 304PCryobiology Laboratory1215153070100
MEMB 401JournalClub185050
MEMB 402Internship150150
MEMB 403Thesis submission/ evaluation20150150
MEMB 404Project Viva5050
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