IBAB 2021: Application (Extended), Dates (Out), Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus

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IBAB 2021 Application Form has been Extended till 10th May 2021. IBAB 2021 referred to the Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology. (IBAB) Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology has conducted the online entrance test for PG (M.Sc.) Admissions for eligible applicants. Too many applicants try to take the fee for this course, but marks secured in entrance exams will grant admission. Applicants can now apply online for Masters of Science (M.Sc.) Admissions.

Applicants are invited to those who wish to join in M.Sc. in ‘Bioinformatics (or) Applied Biotechnology’ can apply through the official online website. Every year’s lakhs of Applicants take admission to IBAB Applicants should remain prepared because seats are limited, and competition is high.

In this article, we have provided the complete information of IBAB 2021 details including Application Form, Fees, Eligibility Criteria, Exams Dates, and How to apply.

IBAB 2021 Notification – Application Extended

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IBAB 2021 Exams Dates 

Check the dates table below to gather the important IBAB 2021 events lined up for the 2021 academic year.

IBAB Bengaluru Entrance Test 2021 Dates (Announced)
The application form starts from 16th Feb 2021
Online Registration Closing Date 10th May 2021 (Extended) 
Last Date of Payment of Application Fees 10th May 2021
Mock test (online, can be taken from anywhere) 13th May 2021
Entrance Test 16th May 2021
Personal Interview to be Announced
Result to be Announced
Commencement of the Course 19th July 2021

IBAB 2021 Application Form

The IBAB 2021 Application Form has been Released on 16th February 2021. Candidates have to fill the application form of IBAB 2021 on the official portal. Submission should be done before the due dates as mentioned in the official.

Candidates are advised, before filling application read all information carefully.

  • The IBAB 2021 Application Form has been Released on 16th February 2021.
  • IBAB 2021 Application Form can be filled till 10th May 2021.
  • Candidates can fill & submit the IBAB Application Form online mode.
  • Applicants can check the Application Form from the official portal.
  • Applicants filling online Applicants have to register their name and have to upload his/her two passport size photos and photocopies of mark sheets by post/courier.
  • Read all detail carefully before filing an application and write as in a given format.
  • Keep printed copies of the filled Application Form for further use.
  • Applicants have to fill the IBAB 2021 Application Form before the due date.

Below is given guidelines like how to fill, when to fill, where to fill details

  1. Mark the appropriate option with a tick in the boxes provided.
  2. Write the name and address in block letters. Please leave a space between any two words.
  3. Applicants should fill in their name as it appears on their degree certificate and avoids abbreviations.
  4. Write the valid e-mail IDs that you use most often as this is critical to get the login and password to write the online test.
  5. Only photocopies of mark-sheets starting from 10th standard onwards up to the highest degree obtained are to be enclosed along with the application and DOB proof.
  6. Do not send original mark sheets or certificates or any other document.
  7. Additional supporting document (photocopy only) is to be submitted by NRI/foreign applicants for proof of NRI/ international status.
  8. Applicants are encouraged to fill up the Application Form online.
  9. They should follow it up by immediately sending the DD for an application fee, two passport size photos and photocopies of mark sheets by post/courier
  10. Applicants who cannot apply online can apply by downloading the Application Form.

Application Fee

Candidates have to pay IBAB 2021 application form fees as disclosed on a form. Payment can be made by candidates as per category through online mode.

  • For applicants from India Rs. 600/-
  • For NRI/Foreign applicants Rs. 1200/-
  • The application fee is non-refundable.

IBAB 2021 Eligibility Criteria

  • Different courses have different eligibility criteria so, don’t forget to check.
  • Applicants should always be aware of the full eligibility criteria for the course they are applying to.
  • Often Applicants forget to check the eligibility criteria, and that affects them at the time of admission.
  • Applicants who wish to take admission should check that they are eligible to apply for the course before applying.
  • Applicants must have completed a bachelor’s degree (B.Tech, B.E, B.Sc., MBBS, BDS, B.Pharm, and BAMS) in any subject of Science/Technology such as Computer Science, Chemistry, Pharma, Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Biotechnology, Zoology, Botany, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Agriculture, Medicine, Dentistry or Veterinary Sciences.
  • Applicants should at least know the basic things like Nationality, qualifications criteria, age criteria, and minimum percentages needed etc. detail.
  • The applicant is required to obtain at least 50% (overall) in his/her Bachelor’s degree to be eligible.
  • There is no age bar for applying.

IBAB 2021 Exam Pattern

  • Applicants have to complete the paper in 1 hour and 45 seconds.
  • No extra time will be given to any applicants as per the board’s rules
  • IBAB exam is conducted in online-based mode.
  • A total of 115 questions will be asked in the IBAB entrance exam.
  • The questions will be asked of the subjects as biology, English, Maths & general aptitude, physics, and chemistry.
  • There will be no negative marks in the entrance test
  • The questions will be divided as per below.
    • Biology for 30 marks.
    • English for ten marks.
    • Mathematics & General Aptitude for 35 marks
    • Physics for 15 marks
    • Chemistry for 20 marks.

Exam Preparation Tips

  • Before starting preparation, you should analyze the syllabus prescribed for the examination.
  • Prepare a reasonable time-table as per your daily schedule and include all the topics of the syllabus in your preparations.
  • Refer the best preparation books and other study materials available in the market or on the internet.
  • Practice from previous year question papers and sample papers to know more about the exam pattern
  • Mark all the essential topics of the syllabus and prepare short notes and revise them at the end of preparations.
  • Don’t take stress while preparing for the exam and take a healthy & nutritious diet.
  • Manage your time for some exercise and yoga it will keep you fit and healthy.

IBAB 2021 Syllabus

Applicants have to prepare for exams from the following subject’s biology, English, math & general aptitude, physics, and chemistry. Attempt all questions without confusion. Paper may be set hard to test candidates IQ levels

The syllabus of our M.Sc course has been prepared carefully designed to promote knowledge in a range of subjects like cell and molecular biology to statistics to programming.

This range is what is needed in modern scientific research, be it in academia or industry

Core Subjects

  • Computer programming (Linux, C, Perl, C++, Java, SQL, HTML).
  • Mathematics for biology.
  • Biopolymer Chemistry and function.
  • Data access and analysis for biological research


  • Biostatistics and R
  • Data analysis in genomics and transcriptomics
  • Omics of DNA, RNA, and proteins
  • Structural bioinformatics


  • Basic biology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular biology
  • Developmental and reproductive biology
  • Genetic engineering and biotechnology
  • Cell  and immunobiology
  • Biochemistry and physiology
  • Fermentation and downstream processing

IBAB 2021 Admit Card

Admit card is also known as Hall ticket and will be released on the official website. Applicants will be able to download the Admit card through online mode only. Admit cards/hall tickets is a mandatory document that has all the details such as Name, Roll Number, photograph, signature, examination schedule & examination center details, etc.

Applicants who are attaining exams are informed to carry valid Original admit cards with id proof if candidates didn’t bring, candidates will not be allowed to attain exams in the examination hall.

Applicants who have successfully submitted their application can only download the admit card. Its the applicant’s responsibilities to keep their hall ticket safe until the completion of exams.

IBAB 2021 Result

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The result will be published by the authority on the official portal. Candidates can check their IBAB results in online mode. Candidates have to visit the official portal and have to type the correct detail in it to access the result page.

If candidates type incorrect detail in the web portal page will show an error. So type correct detail for the correct page. Candidates can save the IBAB result page in a laptop/computer or can also take screenshots if they want for further use.

Candidates are informed that the results will also be sent personally to all candidates through post email etc by the authorities. Keep print copies of the IBAB result for further admission process.

If you have any other questions about IBAB 2021, you can write your queries in the comments box below.

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  1. Azeem Khan says:

    where can I get last year question papers for the IBAB MSc entrance exam?

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