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MASTER OF MICROBOLOGY

The Department of Biological Sciences (College of Science) offers a Master of Science Program in Microbiology. Only full-time students are admitted to this program.

According to the University Council decision dated 4/2/2007, Thesis students admitted with effect from September 2007 are exempted from the comprehensive examination

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

The program requirements are:

22 TOTAL COURSE CREDITS

10 COMPULSORY (credits in parenthesis)

0480-385

Statistical methods in Research

(3)

0451-501

Research Techniques

(3)

0451-502

Seminar

(1)

0452-551

Microbial Taxonomy

(3)

12 ELECTIVES* (3 credits each)

0451-574

Enzymology

0452-511

Plant Virology

0452-513

Plant Pathogen Interaction

0452-515

Biology of Actinomycetes

0452-521

Marine Microbiology

0452-523

The Biology of Photosynthetic Bacteria

0452-541

Aspects of Biotechnology

0452-561

Stress Tolerant Micro-organisms

0452-562

Petroleum Microbiology

0452-571

Biology of yeast

0452-581

Advanced Immunology

*The graduate students will be allowed to take 6 credit hour courses from disciplines of the Department of Biological Sciences. The student can only take these courses with the approval of the thesis supervisor.

The graduate students in the Department of Biological Science will be allowed to take three credits hour course/s In Medical/Science faculty with the approval of thesis supervisor.

NC COMPULSORY (Non-credit)

 

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