Biomedical Science: Top Career Opportunities, Job Profile And Courses In Pune And India

If you are looking for career in Biomedical Science, this blog is just right for what you have been looking for. With all much enthusiasm about biomedical engineering scope in India, the study of biomedical science is quite rare. There are several biomedical science jobs here and is growing.

Biomedical Science Career in India

There are various job opportunities for students who are doing a course in biomedical sciences in India. It is a vast subject with great opportunities for lab work, management, education, and research. If you couldn’t find yourself for regular hospital careers might opt for health protection agencies or find a forensic job.

Know about Biomedical engineering scope, here.

Eligibility Criteria

The first thing you need is an appropriate bachelor’s degree. You can have a degree in molecular biology, pharmacology, genetics, biochemistry, or chemistry. These streams are interrelated with each other and can always change subjects if needed. Also, you can do UG in biomedical science, biotechnology or biomedical engineering, B.Tech., or B.Pharm, prior doing any advanced course in Biomedical Science.

There will be more job prospect with a Master’s Degree.

Job Profiles

They work with different bio samples, high-tech devices, and computers. Some common roles and responsibilities are:

  • Screening and testing of diseases related to lifestyle along with screening for infectious diseases like Ebola, hepatitis, etc.

  • Development, a discovery of treatments like medicines and vaccines for prevention.

  • Investigation of disease progression, profile, and mechanisms

  • Finding novel and effective ways to detect diseases

Once you are done with your education, you can get various jobs, based on your qualification.


Research institutes and companies in India would pay about Rs. 1.2 lakh to Rs. 2.2 lakhs annually at the start. A fresher might also get about Rs. 3 lakh annual salary in some cases. With master’s degree, one can get about Rs. 1.8 lakhs to Rs. 3.2 lakhs annually.

JRFs after qualifying the CSIR-NET examination can earn approximately Rs. 12,000 to Rs. 18,000 on a monthly basis. And an SRF might expect about Rs. 25,000 monthly. With a Ph.D. in India, you can opt for research and teaching, to earn Rs. 4 3.2 L – Rs. 6 L annually.


Several institutes in India offer biomedical science course or programs and here we list the main ones:

1) Ambedkar Centre for Biomedical Research (ACBR), Delhi University

2) Acharya Narendra Dev College, Delhi University

3) Symbiosis School of Biomedical Sciences (SSBS)

Check out the list for some good Biomedical engineering colleges in India.

Stay connected for more discussions on Clinical Research career and Clinical Trials.