Biological Sciences Department

About This Department

Welcome to the Department of Biological Sciences at Ahman Pategi University, a vibrant and innovative center for exploring the wonders of life sciences. We are committed to ensuring a profound comprehension of living organisms, their functionalities, interactions, and varied applications across different fields within our department. Through a dedication to superior academic standards and immersive practical learning experiences, we proudly provide two distinctive undergraduate programmes: B.Sc. Plant Science & Biotechnology and B.Sc. Microbiology.

1. BSc in Plant Science & Biotechnology: This programme is designed to captivate the realm of plants, emphasizing their biology, genetics, physiology, and utilization in biotechnology. Students engage deeply with subjects including plant anatomy, ecology, molecular biology, and the principles of genetic engineering.

2. BSc in Microbiology: The B.Sc. Microbiology programme delves into the diverse and intricate world of microorganisms. Students delve into the exploration of microorganisms, encompassing the study of their biology, diversity, and functionalities, which span across bacteria, viruses, fungi, and protozoa. The comprehensive curriculum encompasses diverse areas such as microbial genetics, immunology, virology, and microbial ecology. Practical laboratory work provides hands-on experience in microbial identification, culture techniques, and the application of microbiology in various industries.

Within Ahman Pategi University's Department of Biological Sciences, our focus remains steadfast on cultivating an enriching academic setting that stimulates curiosity, encourages exploration, and drives innovation within the realm of biological sciences. Our primary goal is to equip our students with the essential knowledge, skills, and ethical principles required to emerge as trailblazers and valuable contributors within the field of biological sciences and its various applications, all aimed at advancing societal well-being.

The BSc Plant Science & Biotechnology programme goes beyond traditional botany by integrating biotechnological principles. The curriculum encompasses plant genetics, molecular biology, and the application of biotechnology for enhancing crops and promoting sustainable agriculture. This offers an extensive grasp of plant sciences coupled with the latest advancements in biotechnology

Alumni from the B.Sc. Microbiology programme encounter varied career pathways across pharmaceuticals, healthcare, environmental sciences, food and beverage industries, research and development, as well as public health sectors. They can assume roles as microbiologists, research assistants, quality control analysts, or opt for further specialized studies in the realm of microbiology

The Department of Biological Sciences facilitates hands-on learning through well-equipped laboratories and practical sessions. Students have opportunities for internships, research projects, and collaborations with industry partners, providing real-world experience in both plant science and microbiology.

Yes, the department encourages undergraduate research projects and provides mentorship for students interested in conducting research. Students can collaborate with faculty on ongoing research or initiate their projects, contributing to scientific discovery and innovation.

Absolutely. Upon graduation, individuals have the opportunity to pursue advanced degrees like master's or doctoral programmes specializing in areas such as plant science, biotechnology, microbiology, genetics, or related fields.

The department regularly updates its curriculum to incorporate the latest developments and advancements in plant science, biotechnology, and microbiology. Faculty members actively engage in research and professional development activities, ensuring students receive education aligned with current industry trends.

The department extends support through academic guidance, career consultancy, access to abundant research materials and libraries, as well as involvement opportunities in student organizations associated with biological sciences.

Our department stands out by integrating hands-on learning, research prospects, interdisciplinary methodologies, and a devoted faculty dedicated to fostering the academic development and scientific curiosity of our students. Prioritizing practical experience and leading-edge knowledge prepares our graduates for varied and fulfilling careers in the expansive realm of biological sciences.