BS Biotechnology

Objectives

Graduates will be able to:

• learn the scope, concepts, and terminology of biotechnology;

• investigate and explain current events and advances in biotechnology;

• perform techniques involving measurement;

• perform techniques involving the manipulation of DNA

Role and Scope

Graduates after completion of course can choose to become a:

• Microbiologist in the food industry

• Geneticist in the field of medical research

• Junior scientist in research labs

• Biotechnology industries

semesters and courses

  • Duration

    8 Semesters (4 years)

  • Eligibility

    FSc Pre Medical with minimum 50% marks or equivalent

  • credit hours
    required

    134

  • Fee Rs

    499,820

 

 

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
ENG-111 English-I (Functional English) 3(3-0)
IS-112 Islamic Studies 2(2-0)
MATH-113 Mathematics 3(3-0)
IT-113 Introduction to Computing 3(2-1)
BIO-101 Biochemistry-I 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours 14
 
 

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
BMATH-213 Biomathematics 3(3-0)
BIO-212 Biochemistry-II 3(2-1)
CB-116 Cell Biology 3(2-1)
ENG-121 English-II (Communication & Writing Skills) 3(3-0)
PS-122 Pakistan Studies 2(2-0)
  Credit Hours 14
 
 

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
EBE-215 Ecology, Biodiversity & Evolution -I 3(3-0)
MB-216 Microbiology 3(2-1)
ENG-211 Technical Writing and Presentation Skills 3(3-0)
MB-212 Molecular Biology 3(2-1)
SS-315 Sociology 3(3-0)
OC-214 Organic Chemistry 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours 18
 
 

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
EBE-223 Ecology, Biodiversity Evolution -II 3(2-1)
IC-224 Inorganic Chemistry 3(2-1)
BS-226 Behaviour Sciences 3(3-0)
AC-227 Analytical Chemistry & Instrumentation 3(2-1)
STAT-228 Probability & Statistics 3(3-0)
CG-229 Classical Genetics 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 18

 

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
MB-311 Methods in Molecular Biology 3(2-1)
BIOT-312 Introduction to Biotechnology 3(3-0)
PC-313 Physical Chemistry 3(3-0)
BP-314 Biological Physics 3(3-0)
BE-315 Principles of Biochemical Engineering 3(2-1)
IMM-316 Immunology 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 18

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
GEN-321 Genetic Resources & Conservation 3(3-0)
MBT-323 Microbial Biotechnology 3(2-1)
BIN-324 Bioinformatics 3(1-2)
ABT-325 Agriculture Biotechnology 3(2-1)
FBT-326 Food Biotechnology 3(2-1)
  Elective-I 3(2-1)
  Credit Hours 18

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
HBT-411 Health Biotechnology. 3(3-0)
GEN-412 Genomics & Proteomics 3(3-0)
BT-413 Seminar-I 1(1-0)
RM-414 Research Methodology & Skill Enhancement 3(3-0)
  Elective-II 3(2-1)
BT-415 Research Project 3(3-0)
EBT-416 Environment Biotechnology 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 19

 

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credit Hours
  Elective-III 3(2-1)
  Elective-IV 3(2-1)
IBT-422 Industrial Biotechnology 3(3-0)
BS-423 Biosafety & Bioethics 2(2-0)
BT-424 Seminar-II 1(1-0)
BT-425 Research Project 3(3-0)
  Credit Hours 15
  Total Credit Hours 134