Doctor of Philosophy in Immunology & Molecular Pathology (Ph.D)

Introduction

Comprehending the immunological interactions between host and diseases is utmost complex and is one of the extreme challenges faced by the scientific/research world during the recent times. This course will provide and enable students to cope with the speedy progression in the field of Immunology and Molecular Pathology and help them to address the immunology interfaces of immunological disorders and pathological human diseases through focused research projects

Career Prospectus

Our aims is to generate human resources of molecular pathologists in the field of immunology who can contribute to the society by serving in prestigious academic and research institutes around the globe. Since there is a huge demand of immunologists and molecular pathologists, these professional can pursue their future career in the vaccine, pharmaceutical, research laboratories, university circles and health care industry within as well as outside Pakistan.

Elective Courses

Immunotoxicology
Cell Biology
Medical Genetics / Gene Therapy
Clinical Virology
Stem Cell Studies
Biostatistics
Immunogenetics
Pharmacology / Antimicrobial Agents

Program Facts

Program Duration
3-5 years (Credit Hours 48)

Timing
Morning 08:30 hrs – 17:00 hrs (Monday – Friday)

Entry Requirements
18 years of Education in relevant field or Equivalent qualification with at least 1st Division Minimum 60% Marks in annual system and 3.00 CGPA (Out of 4.00) 

MSc in Medical Lab Technology (2 Years)
Doctor of Medical Laboratory Sciences (5 Years)
BS (Hons) Four Years Medical Lab Technology (4 Years)
BS (Hons) Bio Medical Sciences (4 Years)

Location

Defence Road Campus, Lahore.

Recognized By
Higher Education Commission

Courses Offered

Semester 1
Sr. # Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 DIMGI-100
General Immunology
3
   
2 DIMMPB-101
Molecular Pathology/Molecular Biology
3
   
3 DIMDTI-102
Diagnostic Techniques/Instrumentation
3
   
Semester 2
Sr. # Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 DIMID-200
Immune disorders
3


2 DIMVA-201
Vaccinology
3


3 DIMES-202
Elective Subject
3


Semester 3
Sr. # Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 DIMRS-300
Research
9


Semester 4
Sr. # Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 DIMRS-400
Research
9


Semester 5
Sr. # Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 DIMRS-500
Research
6


Semester 6
Sr. # Course Code Course Title Cr.Hrs Pre-requisite Course- 1 Pre-requisite Course- 2
1 DIMRS-600
Research
6