Program description

To make proficient genomic counselors with generous knowledge of medical genetics and genomics who would assist families with genetic disorders to understand and adapt to the medical, clinical, psychological, and familial implications of genomic influences on disease.


Our focus is to facilitate our student’s development of a patient-centered approach to genomic counseling by practice including clinical rotation for different specialties, advanced research and development, awareness about ethical and legal frameworks in the field of genomics, industry and academics, as well as the ability to anticipate and adapt to future developments in the dynamic field of medical genomics.

Careers Prospectus

After successful completion of MSc Genomic Counseling program candidates can work in the following settings:

  • Hospital or Clinical setup
  • Research assistants in projects
  • Pursue higher education
  • Teaching position for UG and PG genetic programs
  • Industries like biotechnology firms, pharmaceutical companies, genetic testing laboratories etc


Key Dates & Deadlines


Apr 30 24

Apr ' 24

Last date to Apply


Tentative Course Commencement Date


2 years (4 semesters)

Career Paths


Access to hospital facilities gives student hands-on training in procedures

Innovative Center
State-of-the-art Innovation Centre to facilitate multi-disciplinary research

Laboratories give students the opportunity for practical experience

Sports & Fitness
Marena is the world-class facilities with courts for badminton, tennis, soccer & squash as well as a well-equipped gymnasium

Libraries have publications on the latest developments in allied healthcare

Student Housing
Student hostels are their homes away from homes

Next Steps

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