MS biotechnology - Superior University Lahore

MS Biotechnology

Build the skills to lead in MS Biotechnology

Superior University’s MS Biotechnology program focuses on the role of biological processes and organisms in the development of new technologies and how this discipline enables the human race to improve and evolve the research in the field to address the latest challenges facing human existence. The faculty focuses on providing the students with the knowledge, hands-on experience, and practical insights into current commercial applications of the modern biotechnology.

Total Credit Hours
Course Duration (Years)

Eligibility Criteria: CGPA 2 Out of 4 (as per university and HEC policy)
3rd party or NTS 50 %, if university then 60% (as per university and HEC policy)

Semester 1

CourseCredit Hours
Core -13
Elective – 1**3
Elective – 2**3
Elective – 3**3

Semester 2

CourseCredit Hours
Elective – 4**3
Elective – 5**3
Elective – 6**3

Semester 3&4

CourseCredit Hours
Thesis and Research6
Total 6

List of Electives

Modern Biotechnology: Principles &
Biostatistics & Laboratory Mathematics
Bioethics, Biosecurity, Biosafety& Dual Use
Bioprocess Technology
Advances in Cell and Molecular Biology
Recent trends in Molecular Diagnostics
Research Methods in Biotechnology
Advances in Environmental Biotechnology
Biotechnology Law & Regulation
Molecular Basis of Plant Development
Advances in Pharmacogenomics
Advances in Molecular Genetics
Advances in Protein Chemistry
Advances in Bioinformatics
Advances in Fermentation Technology
Advances in Immunology
Metabolic Pathways in Plants
Regulation of Gene Expression
Molecular Evolution
Molecular Basis of Plant Breeding
Advances in Fungal Biotechnology
Advances in Microbiology
Advances in Microbial Genetics
Recent trends in Biochemical Engineering
Protein Engineering and Enzyme Technology
Bioremediation and biodegradation
Biotechnology of Nonrenewable Resources
Advances in Plant Biotechnology
Metabolic Engineering and Biofuels
Advances in Agriculture Biotechnology
Applications of Nanobiotechnology
Advances in Industrial Biotechnology
Advances in Animal Biotechnology
Advances in Biosensor Technologies
Forensic Sciences
Advances in Plant Tissue Culture
Advances in animal cell Culture
Medicinal Plant Biotechnology
Recombinant DNA Technology
Biopharming in Plants, Principles and
Advances in Proteomics
Advances in Genomics
Microbial Enzyme Technology
Biological Safety and Risk Management
Advances in Biochemistry
Cellular Signaling
Advances in Health Biotechnology
Advances in Vaccine Research
Molecular Systematics

*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.