MS microbiology

Unlock the secrets of the microbial world

The MS Microbiology program at Superior University offers advanced education and research opportunities in the field of microbiology. Students delve into the study of microorganisms, their interactions, and applications in various industries, preparing for careers in microbiology, research, and academia.

Course details for year 2024

Course Code


Credit Hours



2 years





Program roadmap

CourseCredit Hours
Advanced Medical Microbiology3
Advances in Microbiological Techniques3
Applied Microbial Technology3
Food and Dairy Microbiology3
Course Credit Hours
Applied Biostatistics3
Diagnostic Virology3
Modern Methods in Infection Biology3
Molecular Immunology3
CourseCredit Hours
Research and Thesis6
Total 6

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility for this program includes:

CGPA of 2 out of 4 (as per university and HEC policy).

Minimum 50% in the GAT 3rd party or NTS, or 60% if through university (as per university and HEC policy).

Why Choose MS Microbiology at Superior University?

Enrolling in our MS Microbiology program offers numerous benefits, including:

  • In-depth knowledge of microbiology, including microbial genetics, pathogenesis, biotechnology, and environmental microbiology.
  • Internationally qualified faculty with exceptional research profiles, offering mentorship and guidance.
  • Opportunities for interdisciplinary research, collaborating across scientific disciplines to address global challenges in microbiology.
  • Preparation for diverse career paths, including roles as microbiologists in the food industry, consultants in pharmaceutical companies, and research scientists.
  • Global exposure through the 3U1M Stream ‘Superior Go Global’, facilitating opportunities for higher education, internships, jobs, or immigration.

Distinctive Features

Some of the many benefits of joining us on this course include the opportunity to:  

  • Develop advanced skills in policy analysis and public administration
  • Gain hands-on experience through internships and industry projects
  • Learn from industry-expert faculty with global insights
  • Build a robust professional network for future career opportunities 

Admission process

1. Application Procedure:
– Submission of a completed application form along with required documents, including academic transcripts, identity documents, and passport-sized photographs.
– Payment of the application fee as per university guidelines.

2. Merit-Based Selection:
– Admission is based on merit, with consideration given to academic performance, entrance test scores, and any other criteria specified by the university.

4. Entrance Test:
– Successful completion of the Superior University Admission Test or any other relevant entry test designated by the university.

5. Interview (if applicable):
– Applicants may be required to undergo an interview as part of the selection process.

Note: The admission criteria may vary based on Superior University’s guidelines and specific requirements for this program. Applicants are advised to contact the admissions office for the most up-to-date information.

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