Brief History: The Department of Biological Science was announced by the then Vice Chancellor Dr. M. Asif Khan during the visit of President of Pakistan his Excellency Mr. Mamnoon Hussain in august 2016 on the high demand of public for higher education in Science subjects. The Department was then approved in 4th academic council hold on 26th October, 2016. The Department has established its teaching and research laboratory at first floor of the existing building. The Department has now recently announced the first batch admissions for spring 2018 in two bachelor programmes i.e.
(I) BS PlantScience and (ii) BS Animal Science.
The BS programmes in biological scienceis to produce competent professionals acquainted with the latest knowledge about the major disciplines of Plants and Animal sciences and their challenges in this changing world. This willenable the students to understand the principles of organizations andinter-relationships in the biological systems with particular reference to plant and animal diversity.
The foundation coursesin plant science includes, Biodiversity and conservation, Plant Anatomy, Genetics, Biochemistry, Biostatistics, and the major courses as Physiology, Genetics, Ecology, Ethnobotany, cell biology.
The animal science as a subject is multidisciplinary in nature, involving study oforganisms and their genetic, morphological and physiological attributes,their surrounding environment, and their role in conservation of environment.The animal science is a combination of various disciplines such as Genetics,Physiology, Ecology, Developmental Biology, Microbiology, Parasitology,Entomology, Evolution, Taxonomy, Freshwater Biology, Fisheries andWildlife etc. This subject has significant role in human resourcedevelopment, food security, environmental conservation, sustainabledevelopment and ultimately in alleviation of poverty.
FSc pre medical or equivalent