BS Biotechnology

BS Biotechnology program at Superior University produces graduates who are adept at meeting the demands of one of the fastest-growing and most fascinating areas of human knowledge today. The curriculum is designed to provide the students with a thorough understanding of the subject and technical competence regarding the processes in the biotech industry. The faculty combines the underlying theory with project work and research, enhancing their chances of employment in the commercial world.

Eligibility: F.Sc Pre-Medical or equivalent

Semester 1

CourseCredit Hours
English-I (Functional English)
3
Islamic Studies/Ethics
2
Mathematics-I3
Introduction to Computer science3
Classical Genetics3
Biochemistry-I: Introduction to
Biochemistry
3
Total17

Semester 2

CourseCredit Hours
English-II (Communication Skills)
3
Pakistan Studies2
Biomathematics3
Molecular biology3
Introduction to Biotechnology3
Biochemistry-II: Oxidation of
Biomolecular
3
Total17

Semester 3

CourseCredit Hours
English-III (Technical Writing &
Presentation Skills)
3
Probability & Biostatistics
3
Cell Biology3
General Microbiology
3
Genetic resources & conservation3
Bio-safety & Bioethics
3
Total18

Semester 4

CourseCredit Hours
Methods in Molecular Biology3
Analytical Chemistry3
Immunology3
Introduction to Cell Signaling
3
Pharmaceutical Biotechnology
3
Social Entrepreneurship
3
Total18

Semester 5

CourseCredit Hours
Biological Diversity
2
Recombinant DNA technology4
Industrial Biotechnology3
Cell & Tissue Culture3
Bioinformatics3
Body Fluids and Function3
Total18

Semester 6

CourseCredit Hours
Food Biotechnology3
Agriculture Biotechnology3
Entrepreneurship3
Research methodology & Skill Enhancement3
Microbial Biotechnology & Vaccinology3
Total15

Semester 7

CourseCredit Hours
Seminar1
Environment Biotechnology3
Health Biotechnology
3
Genomics & proteomics3
Stem Cell & Gene Therapy3
Research Project I3
Total16

Semester 8

CourseCredit Hours
Animal Biotechnology3
Fermentation Biotechnology
3
Biofuels and Bio refineries3
Nano Biotechnology3
Research Project-II3
Total15

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