MS Biosciences (Evening)

The focus of MS program in Biosciences in on training the students in both theoretical and practical aspects of the subjects. The blend of coursework and research thesis prepares the students to become researchers as well practitioners. The research training students receive in their MS enables a smooth transition to PhD level studies.

Admission Requirements

  • A minimum of 16 years of education leading to BS Bioinformatics/ M.Sc. Biological Sciences or equivalent.
  • Minimum 2.00/4.00 CGPA or 50% marks
  • Admission Test / HEC Approved Test

Degree Requirements

A student admitted in this program will have to complete the degree requirements by following any one of the options given below:

AREA Cr. Hrs.
24 Cr. Hrs course work with 6 Cr. Hrs thesis 30
27 Cr. Hrs course work with 3 Cr. Hrs project 30
Course work only (10 Courses) 30

Duration

This is normally a two years program comprising of 4 semesters. There will be a Fall and a Spring semester in each year. The maximum duration to complete MS in Biosciences is 4 years.

CGPA Requirement

A student is required to earn a minimum 3.00/4.00 CGPA on the completion of his degree requirements.

1 Applicants with undergraduate degree from non-relevant areas may be required to take some undergraduate courses to fulfill pre-requisite deficiencies as determined by the Graduate Admission Committee. The deficiency Cr. Hrs. will not be counted towards the minimum Cr. Hrs. requirement for the award of the MS degree.