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B. Sc. in Microbiology with DMLT
(Students admitted from 2019–20)
Scheme of Study

I Semester (25 Credits)

Course Code Course Name No of Contact Hours / Week Credits
L T P
ENG122 General English 3 1 0 4
BIS120 General Microbiology 4 0 0 4
BIS102 Human Physiology 4 0 0 4
BIS121 Biological chemistry 4 0 0 4
CSS112 Fundamentals of Computing 4 0 0 4
BIS122 Microbiology Laboratory- I 0 0 2 1
BIS123 Biological Chemistry  Laboratory 0 0 2 1
CSS103 Office Management Tools Laboratory 0 0 2 1
ENG128 Ethics – I 1 0 0 1
TNP103R01 Personality Development- I 1 0 0 1
TOTAL 21 1 6 25

II Semester (26 Credits)

Course Code Course Name No of Contact Hours / Week Credits
L T P
ENG123 Effective Reading Strategies 3 1 0 4
CHY226 Analytical Techniques 4 0 0 4
BIS104 Introduction to Cell biology 4 0 0 4
BIS124 Microbial physiology 4 0 0 4
MAT122 Biostatistics 3 1 0 4
CHY118 Environmental Studies 2 0 0 2
CHY227 Analytical Techniques Laboratory 0 0 2 1
BIS125 Microbiology Laboratory- II 0 0 2 1
ENG129 Ethics – II 1 0 0 1
TNP104R01 Personality Development -II 1 0 0 1
TOTAL 22 2 4 26

III Semester (23 Credits)

Course Code Course Name No of Contact Hours / Week Credits
L T P
ENG124 Basic Writing & One-Act-Plays 3 1 0 4
BIS126 Introduction to Virology 4 0 0 4
BIS202 Molecular Biology 4 0 0 4
BIS211 Food Microbiology 4 0 0 4
BIS203 Anatomy 4 0 0 4
BIS127 Food Microbiology Laboratory 0 0 2 1
BIS107 Molecular Biology Laboratory 0 0 2 1
TNP107 Personality Development -III 1 0 0 1
TOTAL 20 1 4 23

IV Semester (27 Credits)

Course Code Course Name No of Contact Hours / Week Credits
L T P
ENG125 Glimpses of Literature 3 1 0 4
BIS204 Essentials of Immunology 5 0 0 5
BIS212 Medical Microbiology – I 5 0 0 5
BIS109 Fundamentals of Bioinformatics 4 0 0 4
BIS206 Medical Biochemistry 4 0 0 4
BIS110 Essential Immunology Laboratory  0 0 2 1
BIS111 Bioinformatics Laboratory 0 0 2 1
BIS112 Medical Biochemistry Laboratory 0 0 2 1
TNP108 Personality Development -IV 1 0 0 1
BIS 217 Hospital Internship- I 0 0 - 1
TOTAL 22 1 6 27

*Hospital Internship – I = 40 hours per semester
V Semester (30 Credits)

Course Code Course Name No of Contact Hours / Week Credits
L T P
BIS301R01 Molecular Cloning Techniques 4 0 0 4
BIS304 Industrial Microbiology 4 0 0 4
BIS213R01 Medical Microbiology – II 4 0 0 4
BIS113 Clinical Pathology 4 0 0 4
BIS114 Haematology & its disorder 4 0 0 4
BISXXX Elective – I 3 0 0 3
BIS214 Industrial Microbiology Laboratory 0 0 4 2
BIS116 Haematology & Pathology Laboratory 0 0 2 1
ENG209 Communication Skills in English “A” level 2 1 0 3
BIS 218 *Hospital Internship - II 0 0 - 1
TOTAL 25 1 6 30

*Hospital Internship – II = 40 hours per semester
VI Semester (22 Credits)

Course Code Course Name No of Contact Hours / Week Credits
L T P
BIS215 Pharmaceutical Microbiology 4 0 0 4
BIS305 Environmental Microbiology 4 0 0 4
BIS216 Soil & Agricultural Microbiology 4 0 0 4
BIS209 Body Fluid Analysis 4 0 0 4
BISXXX Elective – II  3 0 0 3
BIS129 Pharmaceutical Microbiology Laboratory 0 0 2 1
BIS130R01 Diagnostic Microbiology Laboratory 0 0 2 1
BIS131 Environmental & Agricultural Microbiology Laboratory 0 0 2 1
TOTAL 19 0 6  22

Total No. of Credits 153,br> LIST OF ELECTIVES

Elective – I (V Semester)
Course code Course Name L T P C
BIS306 Biofilm & Microbiome. 3 0 0 3
BIS219 Clinical Research
BIS220 Dairy Technology,
BIS211 Epidemiology & Public health
BIS222 Food safety & Quality Management,
Elective – II (VI Semester)
Course code Course Name L T P C
BIS233 Modern Concepts in Horticulture 3 0 0 3
BIS234 Post-harvest Technology
BIS225 Principles of Organic Farming
BIS236 Toxicology
BIS237 Vermiculture& Mushroom Technology

Internship-Mandatory:
Students must have taken up 20 days internship in reputed hospitals or clinical laboratories during IV and V semester and submit the report.
Credit distribution:Total Credits:153

  I II III IV V VI Total
Languages 4 4 4 4 - - 16
Core 19 18 18 22 27 22 126
Skill Enhancement Course   2     3   5
Ability Enhancement Course 1 1 1 1     4
Ethics 1 1         2
Total 25 26 23 27 30 22 153