Microbiology is about studying the living microorganisms. The people who examine the characteristics & investigate the behavior of microscopic organisms like bacteria, virus, fungi etc. are known as Microbiologists. Basically, Microbiologists work in the laboratories where they conduct experiments &analyze the results. It’s a highly competitive career. A person must have completed high school education in PCB stream. Then only the person can pursue B.sc in Microbiology. Microbiology has a diverse range of fields as Research Assistant, Pharmacists and Biomedical Scientists etc. Pay scale in the initial days of a Microbiologist is approximately Rs 150,000 lakhs per annum which eventually increases to Rs 400000- Rs 1000000 per annum at a seniority level.