Faculty of Sciences

Department of Biochemistry


Welcome to the Department of Biochemistry, The University of Faisalabad (TUF). This department is imparting quality education to MBBS, BDS and many other biological sciences disciplines. Our aim is to educate medical and allied health professionals with better understanding of Biochemistry and to provide scientific manpower that can better serve community. We do believe novel research in this area that will add the foundation knowledge and improve quality of life. Students of this department will prove themselves as pride for the University and making valuable contributions towards national growth. I look forward to welcome you in the family of TUFIANS.

Professor Dr Tahira Iqbal

HOD, Department of Biochemistry TUF


The mission behind establishing the department of Biochemistry is to nurture a conducive environment to train students to serve in a leading position to fulfill the requirement of highly qualified human resource, and to cater the needs of local industry.


The Biochemistry department's vision is to induce the subject's basic and modern knowledge by imparting the modern teaching process. So they can serve the health sector, research and industry as a competent candidate.


  • To produce graduates who can deliver unequivocally in education and research.
  • To inspire the graduates with a sense of dedication, motivation, self-reliance and hard work to maintain and uplift the standards of life sciences in the country.
  • To conduct advanced research in the area of Biochemistry according to modern needs.
  • To collaborate with local industries to solve indigenous problems.
  • To train the graduates with independent, self-directed, and critical learning.


The Department of Biochemistry aims to build a way for students and transform them into competent professionals, keeping in view the industry or institution. The Department of Biochemistry is firmly committed to providing quality education to their students through Undergraduate and graduate degree programs to facilitate students with interactive lecture series and worth full discussions.



Advancement opportunity and Employment outlook for Biochemist

A biochemistry degree opens thousands of job options in health, agriculture, and the environment.

They can serve as:

  • Analytical chemist
  • Biotechnologist
  • Research associate
  • Forensic scientist
  • Nanotechnologist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Academic researchers
  • Medicinal chemist
  • Physician associate
  • Research scientist

Jobs where your degree would be useful include:

  • Neuroscientist
  • Patent examiners
  • Toxicologist
  • Environmental Engineer
  • Health and safety inspector