Bachelor of Science in Biotechnology

Semesters of Study
Years of Study
Entry Requirements


1 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Computer Applications (NCAP111)11.50
Physics (NPHY111)13.00
Biology (NBIO111)15.00
Communication skills I (LDC111)13.50
Mathematics (NMAT111)13.50
Chemistry (NCHE111)15.00
Biology II (BIO121)23.50
Communication Skills II (LDC121)23.50
Physics II (PHY121)23.00
Chemistry II (CHE121)23.50
Mathematics II (MAT121)23.50

2 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Entrepreneurship I (ABM213)12.50
Introduction to Statistics (MAT211)13.00
Microbiology (BIO211)13.00
Genetics (AGN314)13.00
Cell Biology (BTC212)13.00
Cell Biology (BTC211)23.00
Food Chemistry (FST223)23.50
Botany (AGN222)23.00

3 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Population Genetics (BTC312)13.00
Immunology (BTC311)13.00
Plant Biotechnology (AGN315)12.00
Molecular Entomology (BTC314)13.00
Animal Physiology (ANS316)13.00
Design & Analysis of Experiments (AGN312)13.00
Enzymology (BTC313)13.00
Animal Breeding (ANS315)13.00
Genomics (BTC325)23.00
Plant Physiology (AGN321)23.00
Biotechnology Research Project II (BTC320)20.50
Genetic Engineering (BTC323)23.00
Bioinformatics (BTC322)22.50
Molecular Genetics (BTC321)23.00

4 Year

Course Name Semester Credit Hours
Biotechnology Research Project III (BTC410)11.00
Proteomics (BTC413)13.00
Biotechnology Attachment (BTC400)13.00
Phytomedical Technologies (BTC416)13.50
Food and Feed Biotechnology (BTC412)13.00
Microbial Genetics (BTC415)13.00
Ethics and Biosafety in Biotechnology (BTC411)12.50
Evolutionary Genetics (BTC414)12.00
Biotechnology Research Project IV (BTC420)22.00
Human Resources Management (ABM422)22.50
Environmental Biotechnology (BTC423)22.50
Current Topics in Biotechnology (BTC422)22.00
Animal Biotechnology (ANS425)22.00
Social and Economic Aspects of Biotechnology (BTC421)22.00
Plant Breeding (AGN421)23.00
Bioenergy (BTC424)23.00