18 months
1168 USD/year
1168 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The vision of the Microbiology program from Government College University Faisalabad is to attain the highest level of glory and excellence in the field of Microbiology through quality teaching and research and to make this Department as model department for producing highly competent and skillful Microbiologist to serve for the benefit of humanity and to contribute to the development of Nation.


The study of microorganisms cannot be overemphasized as they are necessary for the production of bread, cheese, antibiotics, vitamins, organic acids, enzymes, biologics, sera and vaccines. Over and above, microbes also serve as the basis and the major tools in the fields of Molecular Biology, Modern Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering. 


To create an environment conducive for learning through quality teaching and research. To produce competent and skilled professionals in the field of Microbiology to full fill the future needs of educational institutes.

The mission of the Microbiology program from Government College University Faisalabad is to prepare researchers to meet the challenges of industry, research organizations, science and technology. To develop the department as a model department of Microbiology in the country for undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and research.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Bacteriology 
  • Advanced Mycology 
  • Advanced Virology
  • Advanced Immunology 
  • Advanced Biorisk Management
  • Tissue Culture Technology 
  • Vaccinology 
  • Advanced Medical Microbiology
  • Advanced Parasitology 
  • Advanced Epidemiology and Public Health 
  • Public Health Microbiology 
  • Anaerobic Microbiology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines




24 alternative credits

minimum 24 credits


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.

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • The candidates must have passed MA/MSc or BS 4-years (minimum 130 credit hours) or equivalent degree in the relevant field from HEC recognized institution with at least  50%marks (Under Annual System) or 2.50 CGPA (Under Semester System) for admission  to MS/MPhil programs. 
  • The respective Dean/ acting Dean of the respective faculty shall supervise the test and interview and ensure the secrecy and transparency of the test
  • The candidate must have passed departmental test or GAT NTS test with 60%  score. However, the respective Department will arrange the written test and conduct the interview. (Online or Campus Test will be decided by Admission Committee at the time of admission)
  • Candidates working in the Government/Semi Government or private institutions shall have to submit “No Objection Certificate” from the concerned organization.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 584 USD per semester during 18 months.
  • National

    1168 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 584 USD per semester during 18 months.

Rs. 42700/ sem 


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