Study Plan

Molecular Biotechnology Program

Molecular Biotechnology Program

Semester 1

Code Course Name LCT LAB TUT OTH CNTCT CH SWL ECTS
GES111 Physical Geology 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
BIO131 Biology I 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
CHE111 Organic Chemistry 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
PHY111 Physics I 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
MAT111 Mathematics I 3 1 0 0 4 3 150 6
UC1 University Requirement (1) 2 0 0 0 2 2 90 4

Semester 2

Code Course Name LCT LAB TUT OTH CNTCT CH SWL ECTS
BIO119 Laboratory Safety and good laboratory practice 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
CHE141 Physical Chemistry 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
MAT112 Mathematics II 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
MAT131 Statistics 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
E1 Elective Course (1) 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
UC2 University Requirement (2) 2 0 0 0 2 2 90 4
UC3 University Requirement (3) 2 0 0 0 2 2 90 4

Semester 3

Code Course Name LCT LAB TUT OTH CNTCT CH SWL ECTS
BIO241 Biology II 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
CHE221 Inorganic Chemistry 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
PHY211 Physics II 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
UC4 University Requirement (4) 2 0 0 0 2 2 90 4
UC5 University Requirement (5) 2 0 0 0 2 2 90 4
UE1 Elective University (1) 2 0 0 0 2 2 90 4

Semester 4

Code Course Name LCT LAB TUT OTH CNTCT CH SWL ECTS
CSE014 Computer Programming and Computational Techniques 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
BIO311 Introduction to biotechnology 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
E1 Elective Course (1) 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
E1 Elective Course (1) 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
E1 Elective Course (1) 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
UC6 University Requirement (6) 2 0 0 0 2 2 90 4
UE2 Elective University (2) 2 0 0 0 2 2 90 4

Semester 5

Code Course Name LCT LAB TUT OTH CNTCT CH SWL ECTS
BIO313 Bioinformatics 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
BIO321 Molecular Biology I 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
BIO322 Microbial biotechnology 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
E1 Elective Course (1) 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
E2 Elective Course (2) 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
E2 Elective Course (2) 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
UC7 University Requirement (7) 2 0 0 0 2 2 90 4

Semester 6

Code Course Name LCT LAB TUT OTH CNTCT CH SWL ECTS
BIO312 Molecular Biology II 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
BIO341 Plant biotechnology 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
ENV311 Environmental biotechnology 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
E2 Elective Course (2) 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
E2 Elective Course (2) 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
E2 Elective Course (2) 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
UE3 Elective University (3) 2 0 0 0 2 2 90 4

Semester 7

Code Course Name LCT LAB TUT OTH CNTCT CH SWL ECTS
BIO411 Molecular genetics 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
BIO412 Genetic engineering 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
BIO413 Molecular immunology 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
BIO414 Stem cell biology 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
BIO415 Computational biochemistry 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
BIO418 Practical Training and Internship 2 4 0 0 6 4 210 8

Semester 8

Code Course Name LCT LAB TUT OTH CNTCT CH SWL ECTS
BIO416 Nano-Biotechnology 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
BIO419 Graduation Project 2 4 0 0 6 4 210 8
BIO421 Recombinant DNA technology 2 2 0 0 4 3 150 6
BIO422 Industrial biotechnology 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
BIO423 Cell culture principles and techniques 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4
BIO431 Animal biotechnology 1 2 0 0 3 2 105 4

Elective (E1)

  • BIO132 Developmental Biology
  • BIO231 Vertebrates
  • BIO242 Paleobotany
  • BIO319 Journal club
  • ENV111 Environmental Biology
  • ENV211 Principles of Ecology
  • CHE231 Quality control
  • CHE241 Renewable energy and sustainability
  • CHE318 Scientific writing
  • PHY221 Introduction to Nanoscience
  • PHY261 Biophysics

Elective (E2)

  • BIO314 Gene therapy
  • BIO331 Cellular structure & cell communication
  • BIO332 Bio-farming
  • BIO417 Tissue engineering
  • BIO424 Biotechnological applications in food industry
  • BIO432 Transgenic
  • CHE421 Molecular modeling and simulation
  • CHE433 Nanoscale sensors and biosensors

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