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BS Microbiology

Semester 1

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

MIC-301 General Microbiology-I 3(2-1)
MIC-303 Biochemistry-I 3(2-1)
MIC-305 Cell Biology-I 3(3-0)
MTH-321 Mathematics (Compulsory) 3(3-0)
ENG-321 EAP (English for Academic Purpose) (Compulsory) 3(3-0)
ISL-321 Islamic Studies (Compulsory) 2(2-0)

Semester 2

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

MIC-302 General Microbiology-II 3(2-1)
MIC-304 Microbial Anatomy and Physiology 3(2-1)
MIC-306 Biochemistry-II 3(2-1)
MIC-308 Cell Biology-II 3(2-1)
ENG-322  Academic Reading and Writing (Compulsory) 3(3-0)
PST-322 Pakistan Studies (Compulsory) 2(2-0)

Semester 3

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

MIC-401 Bacteriology 3(2-1)
MIC-403 Microbial Taxonomy 3(3-0)
MIC-405 Fundamentals of Mycology 3(2-1)
STAT-421 Biostatistics (Compulsory) 3(3-0)
ENG-421 Communication Skills (Compulsory) 3(3-0)
CSI-421 Computer Applications in Biology (Compulsory) 3(2-1)

Semester 4

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

MIC-402 Basic Pathology 3(2-1)
MIC-404 Food and Dairy Microbiology 3(2-1)
MIC-406 Virology 3(2-1)
MIC-408 Techniques in Parasitology 3(2-1)
MIC-410 Fundamentals of Epidemiology & Public Health 3(3-0)
ENG-422 Advanced Academic Reading and Writing (Compulsory) 3(3-0)

Semester 5

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

MIC-501 General Immunology 3(2-1)
MIC-503 Cell and Tissue Culture Technology 3(2-1)
MIC-505 Microbial Enzyme Technology 3(2-1)
MIC-507 Biotechnology 3(2-1)
MIC-509 Agricultural Microbiology 3(3-0)
MIC-511 Biosafety and Risk Management 2(2-0)

Semester 6

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

MIC-502 Veterinary Microbiology 3(2-1)
MIC-504 Environmental Biotechnology 3(2-1)
MIC-506 Medical Microbiology 3(2-1)
MIC-508 Diagnostic Chemistry for Microbial Diseases 3(3-0)
MIC-510 Bioinformatics 3(2-1)
MIC-512 Management of Infectious Waste 3(3-0)

Semester 7

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

MIC-601 Microbial Biodegradation and Bioremediation 3(3-0)
MIC-603 Microbial Genetics 3(2-1)
MIC-605 Marine & Fresh water Microbiology 3(2-1)
MIC-607 Pharmaceutical Microbiology 3(2-1)
MIC-609 Industrial Microbiology 3(2-1)
ENG-621 EFE (English for Employment) 3(3-0)

Semester 8

Course Code

Course Title

Credit Hours

MIC-602 Research Methodology

2(2-0)

MIC-604 Clinical Microbiology (Optional Papers-I)

3(2-1)

MIC-606 Molecular Immunology (Optional Papers-II)

3(3-0)

MIC-608 Mini Research Project (Optional)

6(0-6)