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Zoology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
University rank #801 (QS) Lahore, Pakistan
The Department of Zoology, a discipline of natural sciences, meets the need of training persons in a vast basic and interdisciplinary framework concerning Animal Sciences.  Zoology course is offered at the University of the Punjab.
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Department of Zoology at the University of the Punjab

The Department has earned international recognition for academic excellence and prominence in various fields of research like Cell, Molecular Biology, Physiology, Developmental Biology, Entomology, Palaeontology, Parasitology and Fisheries, etc. A Zoology graduate after Master’s degree or B.Sc. (Hons.) 4 years has a diverse experience and competence to serve or learn further in education, health, agriculture, industry and environment sectors.

he training of a graduate at Zoology Department may be compared with a cross road, which leads to pathways to diverse destinations, a Zoology graduate can join and further excel in diverse professions. The graduates have options to adopt the following professions: a) Teaching in Universities/Colleges/Higher Secondary Schools, b) Researchers at numerous public/private sector research organizations such as Pakistan Agriculture Research Council, life sciences based institutes of Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • English
  • Islamiat 
  • Mathematics 
  • Botany (Algae, Fungi, Bryophytes, Pteridophytes) 
  • Lab. Botany
  • Chemistry (Physical Chemistry) 
  • Lab. Chemistry
  • Zoology (Invertebrates Diversity: Classification, Phylogeny 
  • and Organization) 
  • Lab. Zoology
  • English
  • Pakistan Studies 
  • Botany: (Angiosperms, Gymnosperms, Anatomy) 
  • Lab. Botany
  • Chemistry: (Inorganic / Analytical Chemistry) 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

Eligibility:   F.Sc. (Pre-Medical) or equivalent  

Admission Criteria: Basic

Additional Marks: Hafiz-e-Quran: 20 Marks

Merit Formula: Academic record: 100%

Tuition Fee

  • International

    252 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
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National fee in rupees

  • Semester I = 17,400
  • Semester II = 14,050
  • Semester III = 15,900
  • Semester IV = 14,050
  • Semester V = 15,900
  • Semester VI = 14,050

Living costs for Lahore

  • 33365 - 45160 PKR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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