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Bachelor of Science in Microbiology

Program Duration 4 Years

Eligibility Criteria

F.Sc. (Pre-Medical) or A-Levels with Equivalency Certificate from IBCC Islamabad with at least 45% marks or an equivalent certificate from a recognized institution are eligible to apply. Candidates need to pass an entry test and aptitude interview conducted by the University.

Program Objectives

1. To cater the students with theoretical knowledge and practical skills in Microbiology. 2. To inculcate skills and professionalism in graduates so that they may serve the community in both public and private sector organizations. 3. To develop and nurture capability of critical thinking and problem solving among graduates.

Scheme of Studies for BS Microbiology

Semester 1

Course No. Course Title Credit Hrs.
ENG 101 Functional Communication (ENG-I) 3 - 0
GS 123 Islamic Studies / Ethics 2 - 0
MA 100 Mathematics - I (Pre-Calculas) 3 - 0
CH 102 Bio Chemistry - I 2 - 1
MB 100 Gen. Microbiology - I 2 - 1
MB 101 Microbial Biotechnology 2 - 1

Semester 2

Course No. Course Title Credit Hrs.
ENG 111 Basic Communication Skills (English II) 3 - 0
GS 127 Pakistan Studies 2 - 0
MA 101 Mathematics - II (Calculus) 3 - 0
CH 110 Biochemistry - II 2 - 1
CS 110 Introduction to Computers 2 - 1
BIO 102 Cell Biology - I 2 - 1

Semester 3

Course No. Course Title Credit Hrs.
ENG 290 Report Writing (English III) 3 - 0
MB 212 Gen. Microbiology - II 2 - 1
MB 215 Gen. Immunology 2 - 1
MB 222 Mycology 2 - 1
MB 213 Bacterial Genetics 2 - 1
MB 220 Human Physiology - I 2 - 1

Semester 4

Course No. Course Title Credit Hrs.
MB 204 Bio-Safety and Risk Management 2 - 0
MB 230 General Virology 2 - 1
BIO 212 Cell Biology - II 2 - 1
MB 223 Gen. Microbiology - III 2 - 1
MB 221 Human Physiology - II 2 - 1
MB 207 Clinical Bacteriology 2 - 1

Semester 5

Course No. Course Title Credit Hrs.
MA 219 Bio Statisitics 3 - 0
MB 342 Soil Microbiology 2 - 1
MB 340 Microbial Taxonomy 2 - 1
MB 334 Food Microbiology 2 - 1
MB 338 Microbial Anatomy and Physiology 2 - 1
MB 332 Epidemiology 2 - 1

Semester 6

Course No. Course Title Credit Hrs.
MB 344 Fresh Water Microbiology 2 - 1
MB 343 Envir. Current Issues 3 - 0
BT 335 Environmental Bio Technology 2 - 1
RES 380 Research Methodology 3 - 0
CS 338 Bioinformatics 0 - 2
BT-336 Immunobiology 2 - 1

Semester 7

Course No. Course Title Credit Hrs.
MB 438 Molecular Mechanisms of Antimicrobial Drugs 2 - 1
MB 430 Medical Microbiology 2 - 1
MB 426 Techniques in Microbiology 2 - 1
MB 434 Molecular Immunology 2 - 1
MB 422 DNA Damage. Repair and Carcinogenesis 2 - 1
RES 491 Research Project (Phase I) 0 - 3

Semester 8

Course No. Course Title Credit Hrs.
MB 440 Diagnostic Virology 2 - 1
MB 442 Envir. Microbiology and Public Health 2 - 1
MB 450 Microbial Enzyme Technology 2 - 1
MB 446 Genetic Engineering 2 - 1
RES 401 Seminar 0 - 1
RES 492 Research Project (Phase II) 0 - 3

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