Undergraduate Programs

Details & Semester Outlines for MS (Biosciences)

MS Biosciences at SZABIST is a two-year program spread over four semesters and consists of 30 credit hours of teaching. The curriculum includes 8 courses of 3 credit hours each and research project (Thesis) of six credit hours. Students can also take two additional courses in lieu of Thesis in order to complete the total credit hours. The maximum time limit to complete the MS degree is 5 years.

First Year

Fall Semester
Spring Semester

BIO 5101  Advanced Research Methodology 

BIO 5201  Molecular Genetics

BIO 5102  Biostatistics

BIO 5202  Techniques in Biomolecules Analyses

Second Year

Fall Semester
Spring Semester

BIO 5xxx  Elective-I

BIO 5xxx  Elective-III 

BIO 5xxx  Elective-II 

BIO 5xxx  Elective-IV

BIO 5xxx  Thesis or Elective-V

BIO 5xxx  Thesis or Elective VI 

ELECTIVES COURSES

BIO 5xxx  Applied Biotechnology

BIO 5xxx  Biocomputation 

BIO 5xxx  Environmental and Industrial Biotechnology

BIO 5xxx  Cancer Biology

BIO 5xxx Plant Biotechnology

BIO 5xxx  Applied Immunology

BIO 5xxx  Fermentation Design and Engineering 

BIO 5xxx  Techniques in Diagnostics

BIO 5xxx  Medical Biotechnology

BIO 5xxx  Molecular Dynamics

BIO 5xxx  Biocatalysis and Enzymology

BIO 5xxx Food Sampling Techniques and Analysis 

BIO 5xxx  Clinical Biochemistry

BIO 5xxx Food Quality Management System

BIO 5xxx Drug Discovery and Development

BIO 5xxx Food Toxicology and Adulteration