M Phil in

Microbiology

The program of study is equivalent to M.Phil since the degree is awarded on successful completion of 16 years of education after the award of BS degree of 4 years duration or MSc degree of 2 years duration. The Degree program fulfils all the curriculum requirements for MPhil Degree programs as recommended by Higher Education Commission, consisting of compulsory, core and allied courses. The students are required to complete 24 credit hours of courses in the first 2 semesters and conduct research & remaining 12 credit hours complete in the next 2 semesters. Before starting research, the students have to pass Comprehensive Exam as required by HEC. All students are required to pass GAT examination conducted by National Testing Service (NTS). Admission test will be held by the Institute.

Degree

Requirements

16 years of education (BS/MSc/MBBS/BDS/BPharm) with at least 2nd division.

Why this

Degree

Industrial, Agricultural, Educational, Research Development and Health Organizations

Courses Offered

Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 MICRO603
Advanced  Microbiology
3    
2 MICRO610 Microbial Genetics and Diseases
   
3  BIOSTAT724 Advanced Biostatistics
2    
4    Elective I  3    
   
   
           
Sr No. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 MICRO604
Microbial Biochemistry and Physiology
3
2 MICRO517
Techniques in Microbiology
2
3 INFORM601 Bioinformatics 2
4 Elective II
3






Sr# Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 MICRO798
Research and Thesis
6

2 MICRO600 Advanced Virology 3













Sr No. Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 MICRO798
Research & Thesis
6