Biological Sciences

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS FOR AN UNDEGRADUATE DEGREE IN MICROBIOLOGY

Required University Foundation Courses:

1. ENG 101 English Listening and Speaking Skills 3 cr
2. ENG 102 English Reading Skills 3 cr
3. ENG 105 Business English 3 cr
4. MAT 101 Intermediate University Mathematics II
(Mandatory for Departmental Majors)                 
3 cr
5. MAT 211 Probability & Statistics
(Mandatory for Departmental Majors)
3 cr
6. CIS 101 Fundamentals of Computer System        3 cr
7. Social Sciences I 3 cr
8. Social Sciences II 3 cr
9. Humanities I 3 cr
10. Humanities II 3 cr
11. BIO 102 & 102T Biology & Society Lecture and Tutorial
Natural Science I (Mandatory for Departmental Majors)
4 cr
12. BIO 105 Gen. Chemistry Lecture and Lab 4 cr
Total Foundation Credits Required 38 cr

Required Microbiology Major Courses:

1. MCB 101 General Microbiology I 3 cr
2. MCB 102 Microbial Chemistry 3 cr
3. MCB 103 Basic Techniques in Microbiology + Lab 4 cr
4.

MCB 201 General Microbiology II

3 cr
5.

MCB 202 Microbial Genetics

3 cr
6. MCB 204 Human Physiology      3 cr
7. MCB 210 Departmental Seminar Series in Biotechnology,Health and Development 1 cr
8. BIO 301 Experimental Design, Res. Methods and Biostatistics 3 cr
9. MCB 301 Environmental Microbiology 3 cr
10. MCB 302 Microbial Ecology 3 cr
11.

MCB 303 Biochemistry and Molecular Biology + Lab         

4 cr
12.

MCB 304 Microbial Biotechnology

3 cr

13. MCB 305 Enzymology

3 cr

14. MCB 306 Molecular Biology and Genetic Engineering

3 cr

15. MCB 307 Mycology

3 cr

16. MCB 308 Immunology 3 cr
17. MCB 309 Virology          3 cr
18. MCB 310 Microbial Physiology and Metabolism 3 cr
19. MCB 311 Microbiology II Laboratories 3 cr
20. MCB 401 Pharmaceutical Microbiology 3 cr
21. MCB 407 Clinical and Diagnostic Microbiology 3 cr
22. MCB 408 Readings in Microbiology OR MCB 451 Internship In Microbiology 3 cr
23. MCB 409 Industrial Microbiology 3 cr
24. MCB 410 Student Symposium in Microbiology 3 cr
25. MCB 411 Microbiology III Laboratories          3 cr
Total Core Credits Required 75 cr

Contact Us

School of Life Sciences
Independent University, Bangladesh
Academic Block (8th Floor)
Room: 10002
Plot 16 Block B
Aftabuddin Ahmed Road
Bashundhara R/A
Dhaka- 1229

Rita Yusuf, Ph.D
Dean
School of Life Sciences
Room: 10002
ritayusuf@iub.edu.bd
Tel: 8431645-52, 8432065-76 (ext-2600)

Nazratun Choudhury
R&D Officer
School of Life Sciences
Room: 10002
nazratunofficial@gmail.com
Tel: 8431645-52, 8432065-76 (ext-2611)