M.Tech Computational Biology Full-Time Degree Programme at Anna University, supported by Department of Biotechnology,Government of India, New Delhi has been commenced from the Academic year 2014-2015. It is a 2 years inter-disciplinary course with 3 semesters of course work and final semester Project Work.
M.Tech Computational Biology, which is a network programme between Anna University and Pondicherry University. The candidates for this programme are selected through a common entrance examination conducted by Pondichery University annually. Students admitted for this programme are given a stipend of Rs.8,000 per month from the Bioinformatics Division, Department of Biotechnology, Government of India, New Delhi.
M.Sc Computational Biology at Department of Biotechnology, Anna University, Chennai was started in the Academic Year 2010-2011 and continued till the Academic Year 2013-14. The above course has been started along with Pondicherry University and Madurai Kamaraj University as a Network Programme between three Universities supported by DBT, Government of India, New Delhi. It has now been converted in to M.Tech Computational Biology Network Programme between Anna University, Chennai and Pondicherry University, Pondicherry from the Academic year 2014-2015.