Phd biochemistry - Superior University Lahore

Ph.D Biochemistry

Build the skills to lead in Ph.D Biochemistry

Superior University’s Ph.D Biochemistry program is a research-intensive program that emphasises the development of critical thinking and problem solving skills and the ability to communicate scientific research effectively. Our students work closely with faculty members working at the forefront of biochemistry research and are training the next generation of biochemists. This program is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in the core principles of biochemistry that is  critical to fostering creativity and innovation in the field of biochemistry.

Total Credit Hours
Course Duration (Years)

Eligibility Criteria: CGPA 3 Out of 4 (as per university and HEC policy)
3rd party or NTS 60 %, if university then 70% (as per university and HEC policy)

Semester 1

CoursesCredit Hours
Isolation, Purification and Characterization of Proteins
Elective – 1**3
Elective – 2**3

Semester 2

CoursesCredit Hours
Fundamentals of Biostatistics3
Elective – 3**3
Elective – 4**3

Semester 3,4,5&6

CoursesCredit Hours
Research and Thesis30

List of Electives

1. Problem Based Learning in Molecular Biology
2. DNA and Protein Sequencing (Lab Techniques)
3. Noble Laureate of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biomedical Sciences
4. Project Management
5. Immunological Techniques
6. Communicating Science
7. The Responsible conduct of Research
8. Biomolecules to Market
9. Gene Cloning and Expression
10. Problem Based Learning in Protein Structure and Function

*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.