Vivek Kumar Singh (IITB)

Exams/Acad. Record

1.Academic records:

M.Sc. (Botany) from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar pradesh (CGPA = 8.38 / 10.00).

B.Sc. (Botany & Zoology) from Udai Pratap Autonomous college, Varanasi, Uttar pradesh (affiliated to VBS Purvanchal University, Jaunpur, Uttar Pradesh, India).

 

2.Project (during M.Sc.):

 Isolation of endophytic fungi from Madhuca indica and effect of their bioactive products against human pathogenic bacteria (Under supervision of Dr. R.N.Kharwar, Laboratory of mycopathology and microbial technology, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India).

 

3.Competitive Examinations Qualified:

1. CSIR-JRF for Life Sciences (December 2008 exam)

Registration number: 303500

 

2. GATE 2009

Subjects: Botany, Zoology,Chemistry

Registration no.

  A.I.R.

Percentile

GATE score

Marks out of 100

XL 5970159

   24

   99.81

640

64.67

 

3. GATE 2008

Subjects: Botany, Zoology, Chemistry 

Registration no.

A.I.R.

Percentile

GATE score

Marks out of 100

XL 596433

   34

99.73

564

NA

 

 

4. Course works (1st Semester) at IITB:

I had taken 4 courses at IIT Bombay in first semester of 22 credits. At the end of  semester I have secured CPI of 7.55 (out of 10).

Course name

Instructor

Grade obtained

Point obtained

Max point

Seminar

N.S. Punekar

AA

10

10

Proteomics

S. Srivastava

BB

8

10

Computational Methods in Molecular Biology

P.V. Balaji

CC

6

10

Genetics and Evolution of Biological Circuits

P.J. Bhat

BC

7

10

Semester Performance Index (SPI)

7.55/ 10.00

 

 

In addition to this, in first semester i have done teaching assistant-ship for M.Sc.-biotechnology (final year) students of IITB in Genetic engineering lab (Isolation and purification  of ScoC gene from Bacillus).

5. Course works (2nd Semester) at IITB:

I had taken 3 courses of 16 credits as follows:

HS 699: Communication and Presentation Skills (Non-credit course)
BT 701: Research Proposal 
BT 808: Principles of Biomolecular Interactions and Recognition
   Course name 

Instructor

Grade obtained  Point obtained
Max point 
Communication and Presentation Skills 

Parameshwar R Bhat

Rehana D Ghadially

Meenakshi S Gupta  

Milind S Malshe

Devanathan Parthasarthy

Ananthakrishnan R Ramanathan

 
 PP - -
 
Research Proposal 
(topic: role of 
quorum sensing
in filamentous 
growth in 
Saccharomyces
cerevisiae )
 

K.V.Venkatesh

Jayesh Bellare
 AA 10 10
 
Principles of 
Biomolecular 
Interactions 
and Recognition
  Petety V Balaji DD 4 10
 
In addition to this, I have done teaching assistant-ship work in  
Microbiology lab for M.Sc.-biotechnology (first year)
 students of IITB. 
CPI at the end of course work= 7.63 (out of 10)