PROGRAMS

BS Botany 

    • Duration: 4 Years (8 Semesters)
    • Teaching System: Semester System

Departmental Eligibility Criteria for BS Botany:

  • Passed Intermediate or equivalent examination (premedical group) in 2nd division
    from any public/private institution.
  • Studied Biology (200 marks) in Intermediate securing 50% marks in it.

SCHEME OF STUDIES
BS (4-YEAR) Botany Hons 2016 AND ONWARD

SEMESTER-I
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-112Diversity of Plants4(3+1)
MajorCHEM-116Inorganic Chemistry4(3+0)
MinorZOO-300Invertebrate Diversity4(3+1)
MinorENG-121English-I2(2+0)
MinorISL-100Islamic Studies2(2+0)
MinorCS-100Introduction to Computer2(2+0)
Total Credit Hours18

 

SEMESTER-II
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-127Plant Systematics,Anatomy and Development4(3+1)
MinorZOOL-400Chordate Diversity4(3+1)
MinorCHEM-127Organic Chemistry4(3+1)
CompulsoryMATH-100Mathematics2(2+0)
CompulsoryENG-123English-II2(2+0)
ElectivePAK-100Pakistan Studies2(2+0)
Total Credit Hours18
SEMESTER-III
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-211Cell Biology, Genetics and Evolution4(3+1)
MinorCEM-100Physical Chemistry3(2+1)
MinorZOOL-500Biochemistry4(3+1)
CompulsoryMATH-201Mathematics II2(2+0)
CompulsoryENG-201English III3(3+0)
ElectiveSOC-108Introduction to Sociology-I2(2+0)
Total Credit Hours18

 

SEMESTER-IV
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-226Plant Physiology and Ecology4(3+1)
MinorCHEM-201Analytical Chemistry3(2+1)
MinorZOO-600Physiology3(2+1)
CompulsoryMATH-300Mathematics-III2(2+0)
CompulsoryMGT-318Entrepreneurship2(2+0)
ElectivePHIL-101Introduction to Philosophy2(2+0)
Total Credit Hours18
SEMESTER-V
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-331Taxonomy of Angiosperms4(3+1)
MajorBOT-317Microbial and Molecular Genetics4(3+1)
MajorBOT-315Evolutionary Tendencies among Trachaeophytes4(3+1)
MajorBOT-313Environmental Biology4(3+1)
Total Credit Hours16

 

SEMESTER-VI
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-321Plant Anatomy4(3+1)
MajorBOT-316Gene Cloning4(3+1)
MajorBOT-328Plant Tissue Culture4(3+1)
MajorBOT-319Palynology4(3+1)
MajorSTAT-201Biostatistics3(2+1)
Total Credit Hours19
SEMESTER-VII
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-424Plant Microbe Interaction4(3+1)
MajorBOT-406Bacteriology and Plant Virology
MajorBOT-420Phycology and Bryology4(3+1)
MajorBOT-414Ethnobotany3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours18

 

SEMESTER-VIII
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-404Advanced Plant Physiology4(3+1)
MajorBOT-405Air Pollution, its impact on plants and Control4(3+1)
MajorBOT-422Plant Breeding and Horticulture4(3+1)
MajorBOT-429Recombinant DNA Technology3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours18

M.Sc. Botany

  • Duration: 2 Years (4 Semesters)
  • Teaching System: Semester System

Departmental Eligibility Criteria for M.Sc. Botany:

  • passed two years B.Sc program with 2nd division.
  • studied botany as an elective subject securing 50% marks in it.

SCHEME OF STUDIES
M.Sc. Botany (2-YEAR) 2016 AND ONWARD

SEMESTER-I
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-331Taxonomy of Angiosperms4(3+1)
MajorBOT-317Microbial and Molecular Genetics4(3+1)
MajorBOT-315Evolutionary Tendencies among Trachaeophytes4(3+1)
MajorBOT-313Environmental Biology4(3+1)
Total Credit Hours16

 

SEMESTER-II
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-321Plant Anatomy4(3+1)
MajorBOT-316Gene Cloning4(3+1)
MajorBOT-328Plant Tissue Culture4(3+1)
MajorBOT-319Palynology4(3+1)
MajorSTAT-201Biostatistics3(2+1)
Total Credit Hours19
SEMESTER-III
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-424Plant Microbe Interaction4(3+1)
MajorBOT-406Bacteriology and Plant Virology4(3+1)
MajorBOT-420Phycology and Bryology4(3+1)
MajorBOT-414Ethno-botany3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours15

 

SEMESTER-IV
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorBOT-404Advanced Plant Physiology4(3+1)
MajorBOT-405Air Pollution, its impact on plants and Control4(3+1)
MajorBOT-422Plant Breeding and Horticulture4(3+1)
MajorBOT-429Recombinant DNA Technology3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours15

MS Botany 

  • Duration: 2 Years (4 Semesters)
  • Teaching System: Semester System

SCHEME OF STUDIES
MS Botany (2-YEAR) 2016 AND ONWARD

SEMESTER-I
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CoreBOT-527Origin and Divarication of Angiosperms3(2+1)
ElectiveBOT-543Soil Plant Relationship3(2+1)
ElectiveBOT-507Advanced Plant Biochemistry3(3+0)
ElectiveBOT-528Plant Biodiversity and Conservation3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours12
SEMESTER-II
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CoreBOT-539Research Techniques & Instrumentation in Plant Sciences3(2+1)
ElectiveBOT-541Soil and Water Conservation3(2+1)
ElectiveBOT-508Advanced Plant Cell, Tissue and Organ Culture3(3+0)
ElectiveBOT-511Advances in Plant Biotechnology3(2+1)
Total Credit Hours12
SEMESTER-III & SEMESTER-IV
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CoreBOT-Research6
ElectiveBOT-Seminar2
Total Credit Hours08

Important note: The Scheme of Studies of all the courses including BS, M.A, MSc and MS can be changed according to the demand of market.