Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

Career Opportunities

The study of Biochemistry prepares students for careers in many areas of science, medicine, agriculture, and industry. It provides the basis for biotechnology and molecular biology techniques ranging from Bio-molecular computation and modeling to regulation of gene expression.

Other industries include biotechnology, food, health and beauty care, medical instrument companies, chemical manufacturing companies, research companies and laboratories, scientific laboratories, agriculture and fisheries, hospitals, universities, public health entities, forensic science, public health laboratories; national blood services, cancer research institutes, and environmental pollution control bodies . The graduate degree also provides a sound background for pursuing advanced master’s or a Ph.D. in biological sciences. For positions that involve designing or directing research projects, a Ph.D. is a must.