BS Microbiology

The BS Microbiology program at Superior University Biological Sciences helps students understand the behaviour of living systems, especially all types of microorganisms, including bacteria, fungi, and viruses. The excellent faculty helps develop and inculcate core competencies necessary for a successful career in modern microbiology while addressing the important biotechnological, industrial, medical, food and agricultural applications of microbiology.

Eligibility: F.Sc Pre-Medical or equivalent

Semester 1

CourseCredit Hours
Biochemistry - I: Basic Concepts of
Biochemistry
3
Classical Genetics3
Introduction to Computers3
English - I: Functional English
3
Mathematics-I3
Islamic Studies2
Total17

Semester 2

CourseCredit Hours
Biochemistry - II: Oxidation of
Biomolecules
3
General Microbiology3
Cell Biology-I3
Mathematics-II3
English - II: Communication Skills
3
Pakistan Studies2
Total17

Semester 3

CourseCredit Hours
Molecular Biology - I: Introduction to
Molecular Biology
4
Introduction to Biotechnology3
Mycology3
General Virology
3
English - III: Technical writing &
Presentation skills
3
Total17

Semester 4

CourseCredit Hours
Biosafety & Bioethics
2
Probability and Biostatistics3
Molecular Biology - II: Gene Regulation
Immunology
4
Clinical Bacteriology
3
Social Entrepreneurship
3
Immunology3
Total18

Semester 5

CourseCredit Hours
Food Microbiology3
Recombinant DNA Technology4
Introduction to Cell Signaling3
Research Methodology3
Genomics, Transcriptomics & Proteomics3
Microbial Taxonomy3
Total18

Semester 6

CourseCredit Hours
Bioinformatics3
Techniques in Microbiology
3
Cell & Tissue Culture
3
Epidemiology, Public Health and
Bioethics
3
Entrepreneurship3
Total15

Semester 7

CourseCredit Hours
Industrial Microbiology3
Microbial Biotechnology & Vaccinology3
Review Report/Research3
Medical Microbiology3
Seminar-I1
Microbial Genetics3
Total16

Semester 8

CourseCredit Hours
Molecular Mechanisms of Antimicrobial
Therapeutic Agent
3
Nano-biotechnology3
Environmental Microbiology
3
Final Year Project - II
3
Medical Virology
3
Total15

To accommodate modern trends, Institute may reserve the right to change course requirements, fees, course classifications, course contents, class schedules, venues, faculty and the like, whenever it deems appropriate