MS microbiology - Superior University Lahore

MS Microbiology

Build the skills to lead in MS Microbiology

Superior University’s MS Microbiology program is designed to provide students with comprehensive research based knowledge about microbiology. This MS program emphasises a hands-on approach to learning and conducting research in the streams of microbial genetics, microbial ecology, virology, and microbial pathogenesis. Students work alongside their advisors and other faculty members to design and carry out their research projects, as well as to develop their professional and technical skills. This program fosters creativity and innovation in students that help them in becoming the top researchers in the field of microbiology.

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
Advances in Microbiological Techniques3
Elective – 1**3
Elective – 2**3
Elective – 3**3

Semester 2

Course Credit Hours
Applied Biostatistics3
Elective – 4**3
Elective – 5**3
Elective – 6**3

Semester 3&4

CourseCredit Hours
Research and Thesis6
Total 6

List of Electives

1. Advanced Medical Microbiology
2. Diagnostic Virology
3. Food and Dairy Microbiology
4. Modern Methods in Infection Biology
5. Advances in Soil Microbiology
6. Advances in Microscopy and image analysis
7. Veterinary Microbiology
8. Molecular Immunology
9. Microbial Enzyme Technology
10. Management of Infectious Waste

*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.