The department offers a four-year Bachelor of Science (Honours) [B.Sc. (Hons.)] program in Microbiology at the undergraduate level. This program extends for 12 semesters and comprises a total of 149 credits, with a view to producing highly skilled value added graduates in application-oriented microbiological field.
The Department also offers one-year Masters of Science [M.S] course in Microbiology. A 4-year B.Sc. degree in Biological Sciences/Biomedical Sciences, and Medical graduates are required as an entry qualification for students intending to study for MS degree; students will take a total of 36 credits for the MS degree.
The students get to study in spacious classrooms well equipped with multimedia. There are four laboratories in the department endowed with modern amenities to provide practical knowledge to students alongside of theoretical knowledge.
The Department will provide all laboratory facilities to the students and students could visit to other research laboratories like ICDDRB, BIRDEM, BCSIR, IPH, Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission, Square Hospital, Apollo Hospital etc. for carrying out their research works.
The students get to learn here in an interactive manner with the study materials that are updated with time. Students have to submit assignments, present posters and power-point presentations which are integral part of each course.
The students studying in their final year in B.Sc. carry out research projects and the MS students complete their thesis work under the supervision of ours qualified faculty members. Each year a number of scientific articles are published in national and international journals.p>