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 or 2 IRS. 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 four 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 or IRS-I

BIO 5xxx Thesis or Elective VI or IRS-II

ELECTIVES COURSES

BIO 5xxx  Applied Biotechnology

BIO 5134 Environmental and Industrial Biotechnology

BIO 5xxx Plant Biotechnology

BIO 5xxx Fermentation Design and Engineering

BIO 5133 Medical Biotechnology

BIO 5xxx Biocatalysis and Enzymology

BIO 5xxx Clinical Biochemistry

BIO 5xxx Drug Discovery and Development

BIO 5131 Biocomputation

BIO 5132 Cancer Biology

BIO 5232 Applied Immunology

BIO 5233 Techniques in Diagnostics

BIO 5xxx Molecular Dynamics

BIO 5xxx Food Sampling Techniques and Analysis

BIO 5231 Food Quality Management System

BIO 5xxx Food Toxicology and Adulteration

BIO 5xxx Food Quality Management System

BIO 5xxx Food Toxicology and Adulteration