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BS BIOCHEMISTRY

The mission of our undergraduate programs is to introduce the students with fundamental principles of biochemistry and molecular biology. The program will increase the trained manpower in the field of biochemistry required by a number of research and developmental organizations at regional, provincial, national and international level. This program will also help the students to perform actively in theory as well as in research at graduate level.

Educational/Program Objectives
The objectives of the undergraduate program in the field of biochemistry are to promote students both professionally and intellectually. After getting the degrees they will be capable to:

  1. Pursue higher studies and attain admissions in Mphil and later on in PhD in reputable national or international institutions.
  2. Compete for the jobs in different organizations and secure relevant job on merit and later on adjust in their relevant field without any professional hurdles.
  3. To face any type of challenges in the work environment without any stress while obeying ethical code of conduct.
  4. Contribute in the growth of national economy by effectively utilizing their professional skills.

Admission Criteria and Eligibility
The process of admission is well established and followed as per the rules and criteria set by HEC and the University.
Candidates applying for admission on open merit seats must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  1. FSc Pre-Medical or Equivalent
  2. Second Division or at least 45% marks in intermediate.
  3. Entry Test
  4. Interview
Merit of candidates is determined according to the following criteria:
  • 80% weightage in Academic Performance.
  • 20% weightage in Entry Test
  • Provisionally selected candidates are interviewed.
  • Selected candidates are required to complete the admission formalities after displaying the Final Merit List.

Courses
The courses taught in the department are recommended by the Board of Studies and Academic Council, which are approved by the Syndicate. Any change in the course may be initiated only by the Department offering the course and pass through the same approval process. In case the course title or credit hours are changed, a new course number is allocated in order to avoid confusion with the previous course. Details of the courses are available to students in the Departments. The department offers a number of core and elective courses to focus on both the theoretical and practical aspects of the subject. Semester wise detail of the courses offered for BS program is given below

 

Contact Person/Dealing Officer for Program

Chairman of the Department

CURRICULUM STRUCTURE

B.S.  (4-Year) 08-Semesters (131 Credit Hrs)

 

 

Required Courses

 

Section

Knowledge Area

Credit Hours

A

Year ---------- 1

38

B

Year ---------- 2

30

C

Year ---------- 3

33

D

Year --- 4 (Core + Optional Courses)

30

 

 

A. Year-------1

Approved in fourth meeting of BOS 7TH April, 2011

S.NO

                          Title

Credit hours

 

                SEMESTER-I

 

Biochem.101

BIOCHEMISTRY- I

3+1

Biochem.102

METABOLISM-I

3

Biochem.103

GENERAL GENETICS

3

Biochem.104

BASIC MATHMATICS-I

3

Biochem.105

FOUNDATION OF ENGLISH

3

Biochem.106

ISLAMIC STUDIES/SOCIAL SCIENCE (FOR NON MUSLIMS)

3

 

                             TOTAL

   19

 

SEMESTER-II

 

Biochem.201

BIOCHEMISTERY-II

3+1

Biochem.02

METABOLISM-II

3

Biochem.103

COMPUTER  SCIENCE

3

Biochem.104

BASIC MATHEMATICS -II

3

Biochem.105

ENGLISH COMPOSITION-II

3

Biochem.106

PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY

2+1

 

                       TOTAL

    19

B. Year ------ 2

 

C. Year ------ 3

 

D. Year ------ 4