University of the Punjab

24 months
500 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Start date


The objectives of the Institute are coherent with our national intentions to develop the field of science and particularly biotechnology. The Institute endeavors to provide a promising environment to pursue academic and research activities. The Biotechnology  course is offered at the University of the Punjab.


IntroductionThere was a long awaited need of providing adequate infrastructure at this University for undertaking teaching and research in biochemistry and biotechnology. Efforts are underway to provide first-rate teaching and research facilities in these disciplines.

The academic programs of the Institute are designed to meet the needs of well-trained manpower to serve the sectors of health, agriculture, industry and education in the country.

 A highly qualified faculty, a well-designed building, adequate laboratory, modem library facilities and a stimulating environment ensure the recognition of the Institute as center of excellence in the fields of biochemistry and biotechnology. The Biotechnology  course is offered at the University of the Punjab.

Programme Structure

Courses included

  • Genome Science 
  • Protein Design and Engineering 
  • Computational Biology 
  • Advanced Cell Biology 
  • Advanced Immunology 
  • Glycobiol ogy 
  • DNA Forensics 
  • Microbes and Pathogenicity 
  • Mol ecular Virology 
  • Oncogenes and Cancer Biology 
  • Gene Therapy 
  • Conservation Biology 
  • Academic Skills Devel 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Session Begin: September/October




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Eligibility: 
M.Sc / BS Biotechnology / Biochemistry And Clause 24 (b), Admission Regulations 2018-19, Page (8) 
  • Admission Criteria: Basic 
  • Merit Formula: As per basic criteria

Tuition Fee

  • International

    500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

National fees in rupees

  • Semester I = 19,925
  • Semester II = 16,575
  • Semester III = 19,675
  • Semester IV = 17,825


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