Bachelor of Science in Microbiology is a four year program of Tribhuvan University run by Institute of Science and Technology. The undergraduate program of microbiology is designed to provide knowledge about cellular arrangement, role and functions, metabolic activities, and other various aspects of micro organisms. The living organisms like bacteria, algae, virus, protozoa, etc. are studied under the course of B.Sc. microbiology. Not only this, course is designed for making student capable of applying the knowledge of microbiology in related fields like biotechnology, medicine, agriculture etc.
While pursuing microbiology, students have to study two elective subjects in third year and project work in fourth year along with other compulsory subjects. Students can choose two combinations, one is microbiology, botany and chemistry (MBC), and another is microbiology, Zoology and chemistry.
List of colleges:
There are many colleges offering B.Sc. Microbiology in TU. Some of them are mentioned below:
The fee structure of studying B.Sc. microbiology in TU comes around Rs. 24, 000- Rs.30, 000. However, the fee may be quite higher in private colleges. For, systematic and detail description of fee, one should visit the college concerned.
Below is the list of colleges for B.Sc. Microbiology programs:
The course objectives of microbiology are as follows:
The student having plus two in science stream or I.Sc degree or A- level science with Biology or equivalent degree from TU or board/ institution/ University recognized by TU are eligible in getting admission in B.Sc. Microbiology.
Microbiology is very promising field when it comes to job prospects. The bachelor graduates can be very confident about their work after study. Microbiology offers many career opportunities for its followers. The course provide job opportunities in the area of Food and Beverage industry, Bio-Medical Labs, Pharmaceutical Industry associated with microbes, Distilleries and Liquor industries, Research Laboratories and research institutes, Vaccine production Industries, Milk & Dairy products related industries, Forensic laboratories, Mineral Water plants, Bio-fertilizer industries, Protein and enzyme production units, Mushroom Production unit and many more. Apart from this, there is various government jobs related to microbiology where undergraduates can work. Moreover, undergraduates are highly rewarded in developed countries where they have high chance of getting good job and good salary. Moreover, students willing to continue further study will have an additional merit for excelling higher in this field.
The British College
Padmashree Int'l College
Birat Kshitiz College
Roadcyes Chwok, Biratnagar
Babar Mahal, Kathmandu
Divya Gyan College
977 -1 - 4415038 / 4429151
Thames International College
Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu
1-4464584, 4465660, 4499324