Undergraduate Programs

Details & Semester Outlines for Biosciences

BS Biosciences at SZABIST is a four-year program spread over 8 semesters and consists of 135 credit hours of teaching, 45 courses, a six-week internship and research project are needed to graduate.

First Year

Fall Semester
Spring Semester

BIO 2301 Biochemistry I

BIO 1207 Advanced Microbiology

BIO 1103 English I

BIO 2401 Biochemistry II

BIO 1107 Fundamental Mathematics

BIO 1202 English II

BIO 1209 Introduction to Microbiology

BIO 3504 Immunology

BIO 1206 Physiology I

BIO 1208 Statistics


BIO 2305 Physiology II

Second Year

Fall Semester
Spring Semester

BIO 1101 Cell Biology

BIO 2406 Genetic Engineering

BIO 2307 Plant Tissue Culture

BIO 3502 Endocrinology

BIO 2405 Hematology

BIO 4803 Molecular Biology

BIO 1104 Introduction to Computing

BIO 3604 Neurochemistry

BIO 2303 Islamiat and Pak Studies/Humanities

BIO 2306 Psychology

BIO 2404 Lab Management


Third Year

Fall Semester
Spring Semester

BIO 2402 Bioinformatics

BIO 4801 Bioethics

BIO 2302 Biotechnology

BIO 3606 Advanced Biotechnology

BIO 3506 Animal Cell and Tissue Culture

BIO 2403 Environmental Science

BIO 3503 Genetics

BIO 2304 Nutrition and Dietetics

BIO 3505 Pharmacology I

BIO 3605 Pharmacology II


BIO 4xxx Elective I

Fourth Year

Fall Semester
Spring Semester

BIO 3601 Agricultural Sciences

BIO 4802 Biophysics

BIO 3602 Human Anatomy

BIO 4701 Business Management

BIO 4702 Introduction to Pathology

BIO 4804 Research Report

BIO 4703 Research Methodology

BIO 4704 Toxicology

BIO 4xxx Elective II

BIO 4xxx Elective IV

BIO 4xxx Elective III



Molecular Biology:

BIO 4721 Advance Biochemical Techniques

BIO 4721 Advance Biochemical Techniques

BIO 4722 Medical Transcription

BIO 4724 Telemedicine

BIO 4723 Virology

BIO 4823 Stem Cell Research

BIO 4822 Nanotechnology

BIO 4727 Food Biotechnology

BIO 4725 Advance Molecular Techniques

BIO 4825 Fermentation Biotechnology

BIO 4726 Applied Enzymology

BIO 4726 Applied Enzymology

BIO 4827 Systems Biology

BIO 4826 Medical Biotechnology