Biological Sciences

Undergraduate Program in Microbiology

All students who wish to major in Microbiology must complete 38 credits in University Foundation Courses, 75 credits in Microbiology Core Courses, 15 credits in Minor Courses, 3 credits in a Senior Project Course, and 3 credits in the University's Live-In Field Experience.

Microbiology majors must take BIO 102/102T and BIO 105 as their two required Natural Science Foundation courses. Microbiology majors must take a minor in Microbial Technology.


The total number of credits required for graduation is 134 credits, distributed as:

University Foundation Courses 38 credits
Major Courses (Microbiology Core) 75 credits
Minor Courses 15 credits
Senior Project in Microbiology MCB 450 3 credits
Live-In Field Experience LFE (LFE 201) 3 credits
Total Credits for Graduation = 134 credits

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School of Life Sciences
Independent University, Bangladesh
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Room: 10002
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Bashundhara R/A
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Rita Yusuf, Ph.D
Dean
School of Life Sciences
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ritayusuf@iub.edu.bd
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School of Life Sciences
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