PROGRAMS

BS Zoology

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

Departmental Eligibility Criteria for BS Zoology

  • BS 4-year:The candidates seeking admission in BS program must have:
  • Passed Intermediate (pre-medical) or equivalent examination in 2 division from any public/private institution.
  • Studied Biology in Intermediate securing 50% marks in it.

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

SEMESTER-I
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryENG-101English-I3(3+0)
CompulsoryPKS-101Pakistan Studies2(2+0)
CompulsoryIT-101Introduction to Computer3(1+2)
MinorBOT-101Diversity of Plants3(3+0)
MinorCHEM-101Inorganic Chemistry3(3+0)
MajorZoo- 101Principal of Animal Life3
MajorZOO-102Principal of Animal Life(lab)01
Total Credit Hours18
SEMESTER-II
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryENG-123English-II3(3+0)
CompulsoryISL-100Islamic Studies2(2+0)
MinorPSY-225Positive Psychology3(3+0)
MinorBOT-200Plants Systematics and Anatomy3(3+0)
MinorCHEM-128Organic Chemistry-I3(3+0)
MajorZOO-186Principal of Animal Life-II4(3+1)
Total Credit Hours18

SEMESTER-III
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryENG-201English-III3(3+0)
CompulsoryMATH-200Mathematics3(3+0)
MinorBOT-300Cell Biology & Genetics3(3+0)
MinorCHEM-201Analytical Chemistry3(3+0)
MajorZOO-201Animal Diversity-I
(Invertebrates)
3
MajorZoo-202lAnimal Diversity-I lab01
Total Credit Hours16
SEMESTER-IV
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CompulsoryMGT-318Entrepreneurship3(3+0)
MinorBOT-400Introduction to Plant Physiology & Ecology3(3+0)
MajorZOO-207Animal Diversity-II: Chordates4(3+1)
MajorZOO-208Animal Form & Function-I4(3+1)
MajorZOO-209Animal Form & Function-II4(3+1)
Total Credit Hours18

SEMESTER-V
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorZoo-395Wild Life2 (2+0)
MajorZoo-350General Biochemistry4(3+1)
MajorZoo-324Cell & Molecular Biology4(3+1)
MajorZoo-379Physiology4 (3+1)
MajorZoo-303Animal Behavior3(2+1)
Total Credit Hours17
SEMESTER-VI
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorZOO-318Biological Techniques3 (1+2)
MajorZOO-339Evolution & Principal of Systematics3(2+1)
MajorZOO-328Development Biology4(3+1)
MajorZOO-353Genetics4(3+1)
MajorZOO-334Environmental Biology4(3+1)
Total Credit Hours18

SEMESTER-VII
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MinorArb-101Arabic3(3+0)
MajorZOO-497Zoogeography & Paleontology3(3+0)
Major(Special Paper)ZOO-469Microbiology & Biotechnology / Thesis3(3+0)
MajorZOO-490*Synopsis & Research Methodology3(3+0)
ElectiveZOO-447Fisheries3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours15
SEMESTER-VIII
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorZOO-417Bioinformatics3 (1+2)
MajorZOO-404Animal Biotechnology / Thesis3(3+0)
ElectiveZOO-464Introduction to Entomology3 (3+0)
ElectiveZOO-459Immunology3(3+0)
ElectiveZOO-475Parasitology3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours15

M.Sc. Zoology

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

Departmental Eligibility Criteria for M.Sc. Zoology:

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

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

SEMESTER-I
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorZoo-495Wild Life2(2+0)
MajorZoo-350General Biochemistry4(3+1)
MajorZoo-324Cell & Molecular Biology4(3+1)
MajorZoo-379Physiology4(3+1)
MajorZoo-303Animal Behavior3 (2+1)
Total Credit Hours17
SEMESTER-II
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorZOO-318Biological Techniques3 (1+2)
MajorZOO-339Evolution & Principal of Systematics3(2+1)
MajorZOO-328Development Biology4(3+1)
MajorZOO-353Genetics4(3+1)
MajorZOO-334Environmental Biology4 (3+1)
Total Credit Hours18

SEMESTER-III
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorSTAT-201Biostatistics3 (3+0)
MajorZOO-497Zoogeography & Paleontology3(2+1)
Major(Special Paper)ZOO-469Microbiology & Biotechnology / Thesis3(3+0)
MajorZOO-490*Synopsis & Research Methodology3(3+0)
MajorZOO-447Fisheries3 (2+1)
MajorZOO-Seminar2(2+0)
MajorZoo-403hematology4(3+1)
Total Credit Hours21
SEMESTER-IV
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
MajorZOO-417Bioinformatics3 (1+2)
MajorZOO-404Animal Biotechnology / Thesis3(3+0)
CompulsoryZOO-464Introduction to Entomology3(3+0)
ElectiveZOO-459Immunology3(3+0)
ElectiveZOO-475Parasitology3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours15

MS Zoology 

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

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

SEMESTER-I
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
CoreZOO-501Advanced Analytical Techniques3(3+0)
Elective IZOO-521Biodiversity and wild3(3+0)
Elective IIZOO-502Advance cancer biology3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours9
SEMESTER-II
Course CategoryCourse CodeCourse TitleCredits
Elective IVZOO-553Molecular entomology3(3+0)
Elective VZOO-548Medical microbiology3(3+0)
Elective VIZOO-506Advances in ecology3(3+0)
Total Credit Hours9


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.