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FRIGE’s IHG provides training to young undergraduate, postgraduate students, Doctorate and Post doctorate scientists in the field of Human Genetics.

For training or dissertation work, students are encouraged to apply at least 3-6 months prior to the initiation as this is highly competitive. Students are given specific topic based on their one week performance at IHG and also encouraged to write research paper in peer reviewed journal during or completion of their training work.

We recommend 1month training course to the young as well undergraduate students. The fees for the training would be Rs. 10,000/-. The certificate will be issued only after the successful completion of the training.

To carry out the dissertation work at IHG we recommend at least 4 to 6 months period to post graduate students. The fees for the dissertation work would be Rs. 25000/-. The certificate will be issued only after the submission of project thesis and successful completion of the training.

Free Training to Deserving Students

INSTITUTE OF HUMAN GENETICS may provide free training to the financial backward biotech students. Only two students per year will be allowed on merit and recommendation from the Director of respective Institute.

How to Apply For Training/Dissertation

For training, you are required to apply us through email at least 3 months prior to initiation of the training on any of the below mentioned email IDs along with your CV.

Email: (Dr Jayesh Sheth)
 (Dr Frenny Sheth)

or for more details please contact on


Genetics Centre
Institute of Human Genetics,
FRIGE House,
Jodhpur Village Road,
Satellite, Ahmedabad 380 015. Gujarat, INDIA

Tel   : 079-26921414
Fax  : 079 26921415

Trainees (2017)

1. Dhairya Patel   Ahmedabad
2. Yuha Darban M & N Virani Coll Jafrabad
3. Bushra Saiyad Guj Univ Ahmedabad
4. Nishant Bishnoi SRM University Ahmedabad
5. Susmita Chakrabarty University of Calcutta Kolkata
6. Anjitha Sasidharan Calicut University Kerala
7. Linsa Verghese Calicut University Kerala
8. Vaidehi Desai Nirma University Ahmedabad
9. Aishwarya Joshi Nirma University Ahmedabad
10. Prachi Bhatia Delhi University Delhi
11. Jim Jecob SRM University Chennai
12. Shradha Mistri Thakur Coll. of Sci and Comm Ahmedabad

Trainees (2016)

Sr. No. Name of Student Institute Name City
1. Athira Pillai Gandhi University Kerala
2. Manju C. Gandhi University Kerala
3. Parishri Lakhia St. Xavier’s School Ahmedabad
4. Lt. Col. (Dr.) Lubna Naznin Bangladesh Army Bangaladesh
5. Md. Salahuddin Bangladesh Army Bangaladesh
6. Gyan Ranjan SRM University Tamilnadu
7. M.D. Mithra SRM University Tamilnadu
8. Iyer Dipti  Venkiteshwaran SRM University Tamilnadu
9. Dhairya Patel   Ahmedabad
10. Yuha Darban M & N Virani College, Rajkot Jafrabad

Trainees (2015)

Sr. No. Name of student Institute Name City / Country
1. Huafrin Kotwal University of Durham UK
2. Jayendra Bharodiya   Surat
3. Nikhila Ramesh Ethiraj College of Women Chennai
4. Jaini A Kothari St. Xavier’s College Ahmedabad
5. Abhishek Thakkar, National Institute of Technology, Warangal Vadodara
6. Eltahir Abdelrazig Bharathiar University, Tamilandu Sudan
7. Ami Thakkar M. S. University, Vadodara Vadodara
8. Pooja Malavia GSBTM Ahmedabad
9. Dhriti Shah   Ahmedabad


Trainees from 2001 to 2017 at FRIGE
More than 300 students have undergone the training for genetics at FRIGE

Ph.D. Program

FRIGE's Institute of Human Genetics is affiliated with The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda for PhD program in Biochemistry and Microbiology.

Students with Master's degree in Biotechnology, Human Genetics, Clinical Genetics or from any other relevant stream can apply for Ph.D. program in Human Genetics.

How to apply

Eligibility for Ph.D. Application

  • Candidate should have at least 70% (7.0 rank) in their master degree
  • Candidate should have cleared NET or GATE exams and entrance test of M. S. University of Baroda
  • Appropriate candidate will be called for personal interview for final selection for Ph.D.

Certificate Course in Human Genetics

Institute of Human Genetics is offering four months certificate course in Human Genetics.


Post graduate student completed their degree in Life Science, Biotechnology, Microbiology or MD in Pathology or Anatomy with first class. Preference will be given to those who show skill in Biotechnology segment.

Duration of Course

Only one/two students will be enrolled per semester. Four month duration from

  • January to April
  • June to September

Course Structure

This will be mainly practical aspects with 6 weeks in Cytogenetics and Molecular Cytogenetics 4 weeks in Molecular and Biochemical Genetics and 2 weeks Genetic counseling and 4 weeks synopsis preparation and viva examination by external examiner.


There will not be any informal lectures, but one to one lecture will be taken. Basic and practical lectures related to Human Genetics will be taken with participation from students only.


Last week of the course shall have presentation by the students and two hours theory/ practical.

How to apply

The candidate should download the application for the certificate course and may send the duly filled softcopy on the below email IDs.



Click here to download the application form for the Certificate Course

Students obtained certificate course in Human Genetics

  • Dr. Saad Omar : MBChB, FIBMS (Histopath)
    College Of Medicine-University Of Basra-Iraq. June to October 2009
  • Dr.Salim Sh Mahmood :
    LHPI, Baghdad, Iraq. June to October 2009
  • Dr. Dilip Das : MD Pathology
    Sambalpur University, Orissa. January to June 2012
  • Adeteyte Olawale Victor : BSc, MSc
    University of Lagos, Nigiria. July to November 2012
  • Akinde Olakanmi Ralph : MBBS, FMC (Pathology)
    University of Lagos, Nigiria. July to November 2012
  • Dr. Stuti Tewari : MD (Pathology)
    Agra University, UP, India. January to June 2013
  • Dr. Preeti Priya : MBBS, DGO, MD (Pathology)
    January to June 2013.
  • Lt Col (Dr.) Mohammad Mizanur Rahman: MBBS, MCPS, DCP, FCPS (Haematology)
    Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Dhaka Cantonment, Dhaka, Bangladesh. January to June 2014
  • Lt Col (Dr.) Lubna Naznin: MBBS, MCPS, DCP, FCPS (Biochemistry)
    Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Dhaka Cantonment, Dhaka, Bangladesh.July 2016 to January 2017
  • Mr. Md Salahuddin: Diploma in Medical Technologist
    Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Dhaka Cantonment, Dhaka, Bangladesh.July 2016 to January 2017