Education in Asia
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The Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology (IBAB) is offering a whole range of bioinformatics, biotechniques, cheminformatics programmes. The Courses offred are Post graduate Diploma in respective fields with a 100% placement.
The Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology (IBAB) in Bangalore is offering bioinformatics courses.
The Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi provides courses in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology. Another branch of the Institute, IIT Kharagpur, also provides various courses in this area.
The recently rechristened CBT (Center for Biochemical Technology) [link dead 13Nov02] which is a CSIR Lab [in New] Delhi has started a PG Diploma in Bioinformatics in association with Informatics institute. The course covers a large area in the field with [its] primary focus on computational and programming concepts. The course is 6 months in duration, [and] conducted at the national Head office of [the] Informatics institute.
There is an MSc distance education program in Bioinformatics, offered by Sikkim Manipal University India.
The Institute of Bio-IT is offering short courses and seminars in bioinformatics, chemioinformatics, biomedical informatics, etc.
The Bioinformatics Center of University of Tehran is offering a PhD in bioinformatics.
The Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Sciences, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, is offering a BSc (Bioinformatics) undergraduate degree programme. This degree has been taught for 3 years.
The School of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Faculty of Science and Technology, National University of Malaysia (UKM) offers an undergraduate degree programme in Bioinformatics. The programme is taught both in English and Malay language (depends on the course).