Bachelors in Zoology

Duration: 04 Years (08 Semesters)

Eligibility: At least 45% marks in intermediate with zoology
as an elective subject or equivalent

BS-4 Years Zoology program comprises of 8 semesters with 136 credit hours.
Outline of the courses is as under.

Semester 1

Course Code Course Title Credits
ZOL-101 Principles in Animal life 4(3+1)
BOT:101 Diversity of Plants 4(3+1)
*CHEM-101 Physical Chemistry 4(3+1)
ENG-101 English-I 3(3+0)
ISL:101 Islamic Studies 2(2+0)
  Total 17

Semester 2

Course Code Course Title Credits
ZOL-102 Diversity of Animals (Invertebrates) 4(3+1)
BOT:102 Plant systematic, Anatomy and Development 4(3+1)
*CHEM-102 Inorganic Chemistry 4(3+1)
ENG:102 English-II 3(3+0)
PAK:102 Pak. Studies 2(2+0)
  Total 17

Semester 3

Course Code Course Title Credits
ZOL-203 Diversity of Animals(vertebrates) 4(3+1)
BOT:203 Cell biology ,Genetics and Evolution 4(3+1)
*CHEM-203 Organic Chemistry 4(3+1)
ENG:203 English-III 3(3+0)
COMP-203 Computer Applications 3(0+3)
  Total 18

Semester 4

Course Code Course Title Credits
ZOL-204 Principles of Animal Physiology 4(3+1)
PSY/ES-204 Psychology 3(3+0)
BOT-204 Plant Physiology and Ecology 4(3+1)
*CHE-204 Chemistry Special Topics 4(3+1)
ENG-204 English 3(3+0)
  Total 18

Semester 5

Course Code Course Title Credits
ZOL-501 Fisheries 3(2+1)
ZOL-503 Cell & Molecular Biology 4(3+1)
ZOL-505 Biochemistry 4(3+1)
ZOL-507 Wild Life/Animal Morphology 3(2+1)
ZOL-509 Biostatistics 3(2+1)
  Total 17

Semester 6

Course Code Course Title Credits
ZOL-502 Genetics 4(3+1)
ZOL-504 Animal Physiology 4(3+1)
ZOL-506 Developmental Biology 4(3+1)
ZOL-508 Ecology 4(3+1)
ZOL-510 Animal Behavior 3(2+1)
  Total 19

Semester 7

Course Code Course Title Credits
ZOL-601 Evolution & Principles of Systematics 4(3+1)
ZOL-603 Principles of Toxicology 4(3+1)
ZOL-605 Seminar 1(1+0)
ZOL-607 Biological Techniques & Bio-Informatics 3(2+1)
ZOL-609 Microbiology I*/ Thesis 4(3+1)/4
  Total 16

Semester 8

Course Code Course Title Credits
ZOL-602 Zoogeography &Paleontology 3(2+1)
ZOL-604 Logic & Reasoning 2(2+0)
ZOL-606 Introduction to Biotechnology 4(3+1)
ZOL-608 Microbiology II*/ Thesis 4(3+1)/4
  Total 13

Fee Structure for B.S Zoology

Tuition Fee Per Smester 30,000
Fee Due Date
Admission fee (once in a course) 10,000 payable at the time of admission
Registration fee 6,500 payable at the time of admission
Examination fee (once in a course) 5,000 payable at the time of admission
Total 21,500  

Recommended Books By University of Sargodha

1. Bradford, A. H. & Howard V. C, 2008.Theoretical Approaches to Biological Control.CambridgeUniversity Press, New Yark.

2. DeBach, P., 1991, Biological Control by Natural Enemies, 2nd edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, MA.

3. Dent, D., 1991. Insect pest management. C.A.B International Wallingford, Oxon. UK.

4. Pedigo, L.P., 1991. Entomology and pest management. Maxwell MacMillian.

5. Van Driesche, R.G. and T.S. Bellows, Jr., 1996, Biological Control, Chapman and Hall, International Thomson Publishing Co.